dance, music, body wisdom from egypt


september 29 - october 3


claudia heinle
caroline chevat

tea noris

tanz raum’s intense movement, dance and rhythm retreat at the Swiss-German border, in Konstanz/Kreuzlingen. This is your chance to slow down, take the time to immerse yourself in silence, rhythm, movement, trance, and dance to reestablish your center and focus. The mornings and evenings are reserved for breakfasts, dinners, walks, visits,  and swims in Konstanz and the beautiful lake.

time table

Every day from 12.00 - 18.00 (Thu I Fri I Sat I Sun I Mon)

11.45 - 12.00   meet & greet
12.00 - 13.30   breath I alignment I integration 

13.30 - 15.00   breath I movement I trance I dance

15.00 - 16.00   tea & honney                          
16.00 - 18.00   rhythm I sound I vibration I improvisation 


teaching artist

The artists and teachers are looking forward to share with you their wealth of knowledge in different fields:

Egyptian Dance, Egyptian Yoga, Egyptian Percussion, Sufism in Egypt,
 Sufi Dance, Sufi Meditation, Dance History, Combat Dance, Trance Dance, Pilates, Alexander Technique, Movement Concepts, Breath, Meditation, Anatomy, Hands On, Global Strech, Agile Methods, Creative Processes, and more.

They have worked in numerous countries, festivals and institutions, including: Kuwait Opera House, Garage Theatre Alexandria, Jesuit Cultural Centre Alexandria, University of Constance, Tanzhaus Zurich, Tanzhaus Düsseldorf, Dance House Stockholm, CAK Centre for African Culture Oslo, WHO World Health Organization in Copenhagen, ADEM Les Atelier d'Ethnomusicologie in Geneva, Stadttheater Constance, K9 Theatre Constance, Tanz- Theaterwerkstatt Ludwigsburg, Festival Poussière du Monde Genève, Lalish Theater Wien, Festival Inter'Val Lyon, Herferei in Zürich, St. Katharinental in Diessenhofen.

alte katze

October Dance takes place in the unique atmosphere of Alte Katze in Konstanz. This medival house in the heart of the old town, surrounded by coffee shops, vegan and vegatarian restaurants and very close to the lake and the train station, is a perfect and safe place to learn and be creative. Alte Katze has a studio, a medival patio, a kitchen, a change room and a dormitory with library, kitchen and bathroom available to four participants who want to stay for the week.


Zurich Airport (CH)

Kreuzlingen train station (CH) 


1 day:  150.- 

2 days: 300.- / early bird 260.- (if you pay by Sept 15)
3 days: 450.- / early bird 375.- (if you pay by Sept 15)

4 days: 600.- early bird 480.- (if you pay by Sept 15)
5 days: 750.- / early bird 550.- (if you pay by Sept 15)

We have four all inclusive places!

all inclusive 900.- / early bird 700.- (if we receive your payment Sept 15)

all inclusive means: 5 days classes + 4 nights accomodation: bed +  towels +  toilet + shower + kitchen + library  in the 2nd and 3rd floor of the Alte Katze.

open to everybody!