The association supports the continuity of this ephemeral and beautiful art form
while accompanying its actors through to their last grand jeté.'
(former dancer, RDP scholarship)
And this is thanks, among other, to RDP.'
(former dancer, scholarship RDP)
We are strong-willed, determined so and disciplined.'
(former dancer - RDP scholarship)
They alone are in charge of their careers.
Transition of Professional Dancers - RDP
A non-profit organisation founded in 1993, the RDP guides professional dancers in French-speaking Switzerland during their performance career and at the moment of their professional transition. The organisation has developed expertise regarding the dance profession on which is based its vision and commitment. From this perspective, it helps dancers to become aware of their skills and their potential. It gives them the tools and the means to reach their professional goals.
NEWS AND AGENDA
October 29th 2016 at Dampfzentrale Bern, a dozen dancers gathered to meet and exchange on their career plans and questions, profiting from the presence of four former dancers active in new professions today.
ROUND TABLE DISCUSSION
Dance! and then? #2
October 29th 2016, 18h, Dampfzentrale Bern.
More info here.
SCHOLARSHIP RESQUEST DEADLINES
February 27th 2017 - RDP Scholarship request next deadline.
Watch Violaine Roth, former dancer, RDP grant recipient, in her new profession as medical assistant!
Films are ONLINE!