AREAL | space for choreographic development is an initative of a collective including Delazero Association, Gabriela Tudor Foundation, Indie Box, Association for Theatre and Books, respectively of artists Alexandra Bălășoiu, Andreea Belu, Denis Bolborea, Simona Dabija, Mariana Gavrinciuc, Smaranda Găbudeanu, Cristina Lilienfeld, Cosmin Manolescu, Camelia Neagoe. The opening is scheduled for end of 2020 – beginning of 2021.

The space will offer direct support to projects initiated by its founders and aims at increasing the cohesion withing the choreographic field, to develop and attract new audience categories to contemporary dance.

MISSION
AREAL | space for choreographic development is a studio open to research and collaboration, which supports artistic creation, professional development and the dialogue between artists, public and the contemporary dance scene. The space creates contexts, provides resources and supports the mobility of professional dance makers with a view to the development of the contemporary dance sector in Bucharest.

VISION
We believe that the artists and the art of dance have the capacity to trigger new cognitive, emotional and movement-based processes, with an important role in transforming people and societies.

THE VALUES OF THE SPACE
Research, creative processes in studio, mobility, interdisciplinarity, introspection, alternative education, awareness, well-being, time for reflection, meeting and dialogue space between, choreographers, teachers and the public.