The 9th edition of the transeuropa – European Festival for Performing Arts – will be taking place from may 24th to may 27th 2018 in Hildesheim, Germany. As a collegiate festival, transeuropa provides many possibilities for young artists on the verge of becoming professional: to present themselves to an interested audience, to network and to test drafts of a prospective european art and cultural scene.
To strengthen the profile of the festival as a platform for networking and collaboration, the transeuropa fluid 2018 will be a residency festival only. A selected group of 13 young artists who work and live primarily in Europe will work collaboratively within the 8 week long residency to develop a performance that will run for the four days of the festival. transeuropa fluid 2018 will be a place for temporarily creative collaboration and exchange. The festival invites young european artists of all disciplines, theorists of all kinds and an international audience to Hildesheim. In form and content »fluidity« is the initial interest of transeuropa fluid.
The transeuropa e. V. is a non-profit association, which supports and encourages the young performing arts scene in Europe since its foundation in 1993. For this reason, the transeuropa festival takes place in Hildesheim every three years. transeuropa is known as one of the biggest collegiate festivals for young european theatre and performance art and has a long tradition as a european event.
past festivals: 2015, 2012, 2009, 2006, 2003, 2000, 1997