About the Berlin Performing Arts Festival





Here you can find all informations about the persons behind the festival: the team, the initiators and the organizer LAFT Berlin.

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Supported by

Here you can find all informations about the support, media and cooperation partners of the 2018 Berlin Performing Arts Festival. 

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Bridging the Scenes

The Bulgarian performing arts festival ACT Independent Theater Festival (Sofia, Bulgarian) and the Berlin Performing Arts Festival are coming closer together!

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Städtelabor (Cities Lab)

The festivals of the independent performing arts community, the Berlin Performing Arts Festival and the festivals Favoriten (Dortmund), Hauptsache Frei (Hamburg), 6 tage frei (Stuttgart) and RODEO (Munich), are forging closer ties. 

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Background and History

The Berlin Performing Arts Festival celebrates the diversity of Berlin’s independent performing arts community at numerous theaters and performance venues throughout the entire city. Since 2016, this annual week-long festival has presented the work and artistic positions of Berlin’s performing artists and groups working in all genres. More about the Background and History


More about the program and all the participants of the last editions of the Berlin Performing Arts Festival.  

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Informations for Participating

LAFT Berlin invites all professional Berlin-based artists, groups and performance venues of the independent performing arts community to participate in shaping the schedule of programming by offering their productions and events as part of the Berlin Performing Arts Festival! More Information