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Gillot Mascarade aus1For all those, who so far had difficulties in understanding the contributions in foreign languages: Now, we have the support of a professional interpreter, who'll simultaneously translate the lectures into English and German.

A big thanks to Dance & History e.V. and IHDP, Belgium for their financial support!

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Abraham Bosse 001The New Year has exciting prospects:
Lots of dance in June, when the Symposium will take us to the ballrooms of Europe and their festivities, showing their dazzling splendour, their political and social significance, their fashions and delights.

A Ball by Giovanni Paolo PaniniThe flyers are being printed, the website is up-to-date, registration is now open on the Burg’s homepage. Now everything can get going!

The Ball
Pleasure - Power - Politics
1600 - 1900

10 - 14 June 2020
Burg Rothenfels am Main


Europe’s biggest meeting of researchers, dancers and lovers of dance is certainly not to be missed. The unbelievably intensive atmosphere of these four days, with researchers and dance enthusiasts from all round the world, makes the Symposium an entirely special experience.

All details concerning the congress can be seen here on the website.


Taubertiade TagungsbandFinally!

The proceedings to the conferences about Gottfried Taubert in Leipzig and Paris have been just published:

Hanna Walsdorf/Marie-Thérèse Mourey/Tilden Russell (Hrsg.): Tauberts „Rechtschaffener Tantzmeister“ (Leipzig 1717), Kontexte – Lektüren – Praktiken. Berlin, Frank & Timme, 2019.

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Link to the table of contents

Thank you very much for your registration.

Hayman 01 aus1You will soon receive a confirmation email to the address given in the registration form (you might have to check your SPAM folder, too). If not, please send your registration directly to

Verwaltung Burg Rothenfels, D-97851 Rothenfels
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Please give:
- Name / address / telephone number / email
- Date of birth
- Seminar number and title
- Type of room desired
- Wishes for vegetarian/gluten-free/lactose-free diet

Please note that the definitive confirmation of your registration, which will be sent to you directly by the administration of Burg Rothenfels, might take up to three weeks. It is not advised to book flights or train tickets prior to receiving the definite confirmation.