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  • Projection
    Great online discussions and dance workshops on various topics of the modern swing dance community await you over the next four months. In international cooperation with Swing Time in Hamburg Hodi Maputo Afro Swing in Maputo, Emily Vartanian and the General Mischiefs in New York.
  • Responses
    To all those interested in dance, music, film or any other artform,To all those who enjoy philosophical or political thinking,To all those who have thoughts about responsibility:Let’s do a project together, despite the Pandemic! RESPONSES is an international exchange for young adults to discuss the topic “responsibility” and get inspired by one another. The results
  • Challenge your eco 2020
    4 Weeks Lockdown = 4 Weeks eco-friendly? Use the time at home for a self-experiment: How eco-friendly can you make your everyday life and your household? From November 2nd till 29th, you are once again invited to challenge your eco with us!This project digital and corona compliant by nature. It starts this Monday! Sign up
  • Lucky Lindy’s Hop
    In cooperation with SWING TIME, a school for Vintage Jazz dances in Hamburg, Beyond Borders facilitated a dance theatre production, which has been professionally filmed in September 2020. The dance play Lucky Lindy’s Hop is inspired by the Afro-American dance styles Lindy Hop, Blues and Charleston. Four young choreographers worked with thirty amateur dancers from
  • SoundSteps
    Our upcoming exchange project has been postponed to Summer 2022. SoundSteps unites 40 young people who dance or make music. They come to Hamburg from Ukraine, France, Armenia, Greece, Morocco and Germany. Within 16 days, the participants create a stage performance together on the topic “responsibility”. A video documentary captures the project and its results.
  • Challenge your eco!
    Join the challenge: 14th of October till 10th of November 2019 Go to main page
  • Approaches (ZuGänge): Unlock Society Part II
    In August 2018, the Beyond-Borders project “Unlock Society” started as part of an open seminar. Discussions on the topic of community and being foreign resulted in two art projects that were intended to bring our ideas to the public: One of them is the performance and installation Approaches (“ZuGänge”). How do we meet? What do
  • The Sofa Project: Unlock Society Part I
    In August 2018, the Beyond-Borders project “Unlock Society” started as part of an open seminar. The intense debate and discussion on the topic of community and being foreign resulted in two art projects that were intended to bring our ideas to the public. One of the is the Sofa project. Its protagonist was a sky
  • Performance Project Unlock Society
    Beyond Borders keeps being active: We are getting ready to start our upcoming project next month! Being organisers and participants at the same time, we are honoured to offer the project Unlock Society as an interdisciplinary seminar at the University of Hamburg. From the 4th till the 8th of August, Beyond Borders members and other
  • An intercultural afternoon
    On Sunday, the 15th of July, Beyond Borders arranged an intercultural afternoon in Youth Centre “JULE” in Hamburg. We enjoyed very much to reunite with some of our friends from our international workcamp project in March, but we also got to know a few other lovely people. We spent a relaxed afternoon together, including a
  • Our general meeting on April 7
    On the 7th of April 2018, this year’s meeting of all Beyond Borders members took place in Hamburg. It was awesome to see how much our little association has grown together since it was founded in November 2017.  We reflected upon the last workcamp project, faced the formal challenges that an association has to deal
  • Workcamp 2018
    Our second Beyond Borders Workcamp left us full of enriching memories. Have a look at some impressions of it here:    
  • Workcamp 2017
    We can hardly believe that our first workcamp project took place already half a year ago. Time to remember and share some of the greatest moments.