On Saturday 29 June 2019, the final of the Rotterdam International Duet Choreography Competition (RIDCC), presented by Jan Kooijman, took place in Theater Rotterdam. The English choreographer Kwame Asafo-Adjei won the XL Production Award consisting of a production budget of € 100,000. This is the largest dance prize of its kind in the world. In addition, six Partner Awards and the Audience Award were also presented.
Codarts is a proud partner of the Rotterdam International Duet Choreography Competition (RIDCC) with the award of the Codarts Production Award. This prize was won this year by Diego Sinniger de Salas with COMA. This enables him to be working with the talented students of our Bachelor degree in Dance Performer.
Last year Youri Peters and Marie Khatib-Shahidi won the Codarts Production Award, which resulted in a breathtaking performance in the Laurenskerk in collaboration with the British singing group, see photos below.