The Bucharest National Dance Center launches in 2022, in partnership with the Brain Store Project Foundation (Sofia) and Stanica – Service for Contemporary Dance (Belgrade), the second edition of the Dance and Performance Academy, an intensive education and training program in contemporary dance dedicated to dancers and performers at the beginning of the road.
🔃The Academy’s mission is to integrate young artists into the European professional circuit through intensive and long-term training, which will take place throughout the academic year 2022-2023 and will combine workshops, courses, presentations, mentoring and artistic creation sessions, guided by international and local choreographers and pedagogues.
The Dance and Performance Academy 2022-2023 is open to ten participants from Romania, Bulgaria, Serbia and the Republic of Moldova.

  • For the participants from the Republic of Moldova, the fee for participation in the program is NOT charged.
  • Registration by form and video test: June 15-25
  • Interviews: June 26, 10 am-4pm (online)
  • Age: 18-30 years
    ❗️Important: Participation in the program requires a full time attendance (courses and workshops are held from Monday to Friday, for 4-6 hours a day), participants must be prepared to live in Bucharest throughout the program (October 2022 – June 2023).
  • Registration form HERE