This project aims to

  • develop a new international joint master in performance art and choreographic technologies that envisions excellence, innovation, open-mindedness, academic integration, equal opportunities, gender equality and inclusion
  • profoundly transform the creative, academic higher education in dance landscape at international level
  • create an open source online glossary on choreographic technologies and performance art
  • implement a diverse and inclusive student recruitment policy attracting talent from arts epicenters in Europe and Africa
  • generate supra-disciplinary impact through pedagogical, structural and communication linkages of choreographic performative arts training with the new creative frontiers of humanities/tech virtual/augmented/digital realities


  • transdisciplinarity
  • a research-based approach
  • diversity of creativity
  • innovative teaching methods
  • strong connection with international professional artistic scene
  • active engagement of the professional field


Educational partners

  • Conservatoire Nationale Superieur de Musique et de Dance (CNSMD) de Lyon FRANCE – Lyon (LEAD)
  • Ecole des Sables, Association Jant-Bi (EDS) SENEGAL – Toubab Dialao
  • Royal Conservatoire Antwerp (RCA) – AP University of applied sciences and arts BELGIUM – Antwerp

Professional partners

  • Ágora – Cultura e Desporto do Porto E.M., S.A. (DDD – Festival Dias da Dança) PORTUGAL – Porto
  • LES NOUVELLES SUBSISTANCES (Workspace Camping @ les SUBS) FRANCE – Lyon
  • deSingel (Carta festival) BELGIUM – Antwerp


  • Project Start Date 01/09/2022
  • Duration 36 Months
  • Project End Date 31/08/2025
  • 10 Transnational Project Meetings (TPM)
  • 3 Learning & Teaching Activities (LTA)
  • 3 public Multiplier Events with professional partners (ME)