- Create links between the region’s artists, stages, institutions and territories.
- Become a reference structure for contemporary dance in the Caribbean, and be identified as such internationally.
- Promote the visibility of Caribbean artists and the circulation of choreographic works on an inter-Caribbean and international scale (North and South America, etc.).
- Provide unprecedented opportunities for local choreographers.
- Set up long-term cooperative ventures that renew and evolve year after year.
- Strengthen distribution and ecological programming.
PARTNERSHIP WITH CARREAU DU TEMPLE, CCN MALANDAIN BALLET BIARRITZ, FRANCE HEXAGONAL
On November 18, 2023, the Tremplin Chorégraphique Caribéen “Jumping #1” took place, open to emerging Caribbean choreographers & artists presenting a contemporary dance project. The springboard took place at the Centre Culturel Robert Loyson, Le Moule. Following the springboard, prizes were awarded thanks to this partnership. Residencies were granted to the winners to work on their choreographic projects.
PARTNERSHIP WITH EDANCO – INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF CONTEMPORARY DANCE, SAN DOMINGO, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
September 2024 will see the 19th edition of EDANCO, a festival that supports emerging talent. The festival takes place at the capital’s Manuel Rueda Hall and at the Palacio de Bellas Artes. The partnership is twofold. On the one hand, a company supported by Dispositif Récif is presented. -Secondly, the company programmed at Edanco will be invited to propose a program of workshops for students of the national dance school and Dominican companies.
PARTNERSHIP WITH THE PAPAP FESTIVAL, CARIBBEAN DANCE PLATFORM, MILOT, HAITI
The Caribbean Dance Platform festival will be held from April 3 to 7, 2024 in Milot, Haiti, at the Palais Sans-Souci. The program is built around performances by Haitian, French Caribbean and international artists, training workshops, concerts, free events in the public space (video and light projections, performances, etc.) and a think tank to debate social issues. With the Caribbean Dance Platform, KN Dance Project aims to bring together French, Caribbean and international artistic teams, with a view to transmitting and creating together.
Programming of 3 companies supported by the Dispositif Récif. Potential companies : Compagnie La Mangrove, Cie Anamnesis-K, Diana Mary Cano
PARTNERSHIP WITH TROIS C-L, LUXEMBOURG
Dispositif Récif and TROIS C-L have initiated a collaboration starting in 2021. Choreographer Sarah Baltzinger had the opportunity to go on residency with her team to work on her new piece ROUGE EST UNE COULEUR FROIDE for 20 days in October 2021. During this residency she also gave professional classes and had the opportunity to show her work at a work in progress.
In 2022, TROIS C-L welcomes choreographer Léo Lerus for a period of residency and a presentation at September’s 3 du TROIS.
The exchange continues in 2023, with William Cardoso welcoming his new project Baby to Guadeloupe in the autumn. The TROIS C-L will welcome a company from Guadeloupe in 2024.
PHOTO : CY WILLIAM CARDOSO