Open Your Mind Festival 2019

The world’s leading experimental dance festival – three days of dancing, theatre, art, and party is coming back to Eindhoven and you should definitely not miss it.

Open Your Mind festival offers three days bursting with creativity, the fusion of urban dance styles and theater and 2 unforgettable parties. Have you never heard of it? Continue reading for the festival rundown and don’t forget to mark your agendas. For more details about the event click here.

17.01.2019 // Open Your Mind Warm Up

A world-famous Illusion of exist team is in charge of this year’s warm up event which will start at 20:00 in Dynamo followed by the after-party with the sounds of bass, techno and other electronic styles.

18.01.2019 // Open Your Mind Battle

An improvisation competition, transforming a traditional battle in a theatre performance. The battle is open for all and any styles from breaking to mime, from physical theatre to krump and in between. The stage is your experiment. The best of the experimental world come together in a clash of creativity the winner will go home with a grand prize of 1000 euro. To celebrate with the winners join the official after-party by Taet Vremya, an artistic community created by the pioneers of Experimental dance.

19.01.2019 // Open Your Mind Stage Day

The second highlight of the festival is the famous Stage Day, a possibility for choreographers of different genres to test their creativity in front of the eyes of the professional jury. This is a great opportunity for all dance theater enthusiasts to see more than 30 pieces from all around the world in just one day.