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Fraudulent Light – and the Epidemy of Oblivion

Friday, January 21st, 2022 | 7pm

I, is a mountain and a river

Exhibition & Dance/ Painting Performance by DOSSIER 3-D Poetry/ Marion Dieterle
Fr.   11. February | 8pm I PREMIERE
Sa.   12. February |  8pm
Sun. 13. February | 4pm


Sept. 23rd 2021 at 8:00 pm 

Dec. 04th 2021at 6:00 pm
Dec. 05th 2021at 4:00 pm

SOFORT Improvisation Days

November 25 – 28, 2021
ehrenfeldstudios, Cologne | Brotfabrik Bühne, Bonn | Deutsches Tanzarchiv, Cologne

Headwalker I A dance performance for everyone from 0 to 99

Thu. 17. Feb 2022 | 10 am
Fr. 18. Feb 2022 | 10 am
Sa. 19. Feb 2022 | 4 pm
Sun. 20. Feb 2022 | 4 pm


a choreographic performance by Performing Group / for all ages 8 and up
Thur. Dec. 9 2021 I 10 am
Fr. Dec. 10 I 10 am
Sa. Dec. 11 | 2 pm

WE | The Empathic Body Vol. 1

November 11th 2021  I 10 am – November 12th 2021  I 10 am -November 13th 2021  I 04 pm – November 14th 2021  I 04 pm

Fatty Chain | a round dance for all from 5 years onwards

Saturday, October 16th 2021 I 4 pm
Sunday, October 17th 2021 I 4 pm

Round Table I How intergenerative is contemporary dance?

For exchange and impulses, we have invited people from different institutions to the round table and devote ourselves to the question together: How intergenerative is contemporary dance?

Artistic Outreach – The Empathic Body

The format “Artistic Outreach – the empathic body” is centrally based on the transfer of choreographic methods …

Outreach I Querfeld-rein und Querfeld-raus

Querfeldein offers an accompanying education programme for young audiences: Querfeld-rein and Querfeld-raus. Querfeld-rein and Querfeld-raus tie in with the specific content and aesthetic themes of the respective plays.

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The non-profit association ehrenfeldstudios e.V. works for the visibility of the performing arts – especially dance – in the Ehrenfeld neighborhood, in Cologne and beyond. The artistic focus is on intergenerational work. Through your membership you support: the expansion of the ehrenfeldstudios as a meeting place for performing artists, dance and performance enthusiasts an expansion of the range of courses and workshops for children, young people and adults the continuation and development of our event formats a space that invites participation in artistic processes

Außer Haus

With our format Außer Haus we let you know where you can catch our work in other cities and countries.

You can find more information on the websites of our artists and choreographers.

Silke Z. resistdance

  BEST OF 65 | Silke Z. resistdance | Danswerkstaedi, Reykjavik, Iceland I postponed to 2022
  COMFORT ZONE | Silke Z. resistdance | Maunula-talo, Helsinki, Finland I postponed to 2022


tanzfuchs PRODUKTION

“MUNCH!” I A dance and sound performance for everyone from 0 – 4 years I 23 January 2022 I 4 pm // 24 January & 25 January 2022 I 10 am Guest performance at Theater Baden-Baden

Pffhhh… – A rubber dance play I A dance and sound performance for everyone from 3 years onwards 16 – 20 March 2022 I 10 guest performances at Dansens Hus_Oslo, Norway

Piece of paper I A dance concert for onlookers from 1-99 years old I 22 – 24 March I 6 guest performances as part of augenauf! Theaterfrühling at the Theater am Gleis, in Winterthur, Switzerland