Welcome to Swiss Dance Days 2019

It is our great pleasure to invite you to Swiss Dance Days 2019. We look forward to welcoming you from the 6th to the 9th of February 2019 in Lausanne, city of dance. Reso- Dance Network Switzerland together with our partners Théâtre Vidy-Lausanne, Arsenic - Centre d’art scénique contemporain, Théâtre Sévelin 36, L’Octogone - Théâtre de Pully, La Manufacture - Haute école des arts de la scène and AVDC - Association vaudoise de danse contemporaine, are very proud to present you an exceptional program of 15 dance pieces by companies and artists from all over Switzerland.


More info on the programme

Side events

Meet programmers from all over the world and connect with Swiss choreographers, dancers and professionals during Swiss Dance Days 2019.


Opening ceremony

To kick off these four days of movement, discovery and encounter, members of the public are cordially invited to the Swiss Dance Days 2019 opening ceremony, which will take place in the foyer of Théâtre Vidy-Lausanne. After the opening speeches all attendees are invited to share in an aperitif.

We 6, 18h–19h

Théâtre Vidy-Lausanne


Salons d’artistes

You will have the opportunity to discover eight other choreographic artists during the Salons d'artistes sessions taking place in the studios of the Manufacture. More info on the Salons

Thu 7, 9h-13h

Fri 8, 9h-13h

La Manufacture - Haute école des arts de la scène

Open for programmers only

Registration required


Professionals Brunch

You are also invited to take part in the Professionals Brunch to meet the artists of the Swiss Dance Days 2019 (reserved for programmers and artists only).

Sat 11h00-14h30

A bus will take you to L’Octogone - Théâtre de Pully to continue the artistic program. 

Registration required


Aperitif offered by Reso – Dance Network Switzerland

Each year, Reso – Dance Network Switzerland organizes Performing Arts Manager Meetings, intended to facilitate an exchange of expertise of Performing Arts Managers. An aperitif, to which programmers are welcome, will follow the discussion.

Thu 7, 18h-19h

L’Octogone – Théâtre de Pully

Open for programmers

Registration required


Join the party!

During Swiss Dance Days 2019, the Arsenic and Théâtre Sévelin 36 invite you to join in the party. On two respective evenings audience members will have their turn to dance all night to the music of fabulous DJs. A quality, varied and powerful programme awaits you.

Fri 8 from 23h — Théâtre Sévelin 36

Sat 9 from 23h — Arsenic

Contact for professionals

Reso – Dance Network Switzerland

Noémie Delfgou

+41 (0)43 317 16 37