Production and Management - Qualification in the context of movement arts

Developing. Professionalizing. Networking.  
Regardless of whether you have been on the market for a long time or you are just starting, PRODUCTION & MANAGEMENT support you in your freelance work in the field of the performing arts. See dates below! Until june 2023 we are offering seminars, workshops and consulting for individuals or small group in the following areas: Funding and applications / Marketing and public relations / Business administration/law / Technical production skills / Organization of your artistic work / Movement Sciences

Take your chance for a free further education with a certificate of your participation, orientation on the cultural market, intensive support by the project team and the lecturers, a dialog with experts, exchanges with other artists, network opportunities... 

For whom:
We are looking forward to participants from the fields of dance, circus, movement theater or art pedagogy: artists, choreographers, dramaturges, dancers, dance & circus pedagogues, performers, production managers, project developers, cultural managers and any others related to these fields who are interested.
Our lecturers bring highly professional and pedagogical experiences. They look forward to exchanging ideas and knowledge with you. You have the questions - our experts have the answers.
The project is designed by Seneca Intensiv in cooperation with the Federal Association for Contemporary Circus.
Project duration: 01/2022 - 06/2023
The offer is free of charge.

The project, "Production and Management - Qualification in the context of dance art" is supported by the European Social Fund (ESF) and the Senate Department for Culture and Europe. Therefor there are no fees for the participation.

Registration is informal at
We also welcome expressions of interest. This will enable us to plan further dates and topics.
If you have any questions, please contact us - by email or phone - we will be happy to advise you!
Seneca Intensiv Studios - Georg-Knorr-Str. 4/ Building 10, 12681 Berlin or at selected locations in Berlin
The topics for the consultings - individually or in small groups - are freely selectable. Send us an email with your questions or needs. No matter if you have questions about your business, the direction of your artistic activity, studies or professional orientation, further qualifications, concepts and projects. We are connecting you with the right experts. The consultations can serve as an open-ended orientation as well as a concrete goal-oriented question. Duration of the consultation: 60 - 120 minutes
In the seminars we emphasize a balance of knowledge input by the experts and a practical orientation with goal-oriented exercises and intensive exchange. In some workshops, we will focus on the practical, while working under the guidance of experts. Here you can reflect and develop your own projects, topics, materials or questions with the help of the expert and the other participants.

NEXT workshops:  

Mo 05.06.23 How To: Make-Up for stage performance (ENG/GER) / Philip Golle / Cabuwazi Marzahn/ 10:45 am - 3:45 pm

Are you struggling with stage make-up? Sweating, lighting and style are challenges.

Philip Golle, performer and make-up artist will give you knowledge and tipps “to shine” on stage, interesting for all gender, also men.


equipment // brushes & Sponges etc.

product teaching: foundation > powder > pens > eyeshadow

how to: application and preparation. base . expression. stil etc

make up removal
skin care

Please bring your own material to know what can work.

Date: 5. June 23, 10:45 am - 3:45 pm

Location: Cabuwazi Marzahn, Otto-Rosenberg-Str. 2, 12681 Berlin

Fr 16.06.23 Wege zur sozialen Absicherung für Künstler:innen /Dietmar Zimmer / Seneca Intensiv Studio/ 9:30 – 15:30 Uhr

Wer kennt das nicht, das etwas flaue Gefühl in der Magengrube bei den Begriffen KSK-Antrag, Berufshaftpflicht, Rentenversicherung, private Rente, Aktienfonds…. Wir bringen Licht ins Dunkel!

Kommt mit Euren Fragen in unser Seminar “Wege zur sozialen Absicherung für Künstler:innen”. Hier bekommt ihr wichtige Informationen für eure soziale Absicherung.

Das Seminar teilt sich in die zwei großen Schwerpunkte “Risiken absichern” - alles rund um Versicherungen und “Altersvorsorge - Möglichkeiten für Freiberufler.

Mit Dietmar Zimmer, Dipl.-Betriebswirt und Gründungsberater mit Herz und Verstand für Kulturschaffende vom Verein für Kunst, Kultur, Wirtschaft & Begegnung e.V.

Sa 17.06.23 Costume design and choices for circus arts (ENG) / Elli Huber / Seneca Intensiv Studios / 10 am - 4 pm

The choice of costumes for circus arts is challenging, due to the demands of acrobatic or subtle forms of movement and working with props.

Elli Huber, circus artist, singer and costume designer @‌skinted_costumes_clothes introduces us to the art of costumes. With her know-how and experience she gives an insight into costume design, decision-making and production processes.


-Design aesthetics

-Conceptual costume choices

-Costume do’s and don’ts


-Project: Design a costume

Seneca Intensiv Studios
Georg-Knorr-Str. 4 // building 10
12681 @berlin

Fr 23.06.23 Act & Show Conception & Storytelling for Circus artsits / Maximilian Rambaek / Seneca Intensiv Studios / 9:30 am-3:30 pm

infos coming soon


past workshops, maybe again:

Kulturförderung beantragen. Konzept- & Budgeterstellung.(GER)
Lichttechnik&Lichtdesign. Gestaltungsmöglichkeiten für die Bühne. (GER) / Dock11 Art Theater
Mein Förderantrag! (Workshop)
Applying for cultural funding. concept & budget (ENG)
Wegweiser Förderung
The Camera Work an The Art of Projection Making, Mapping, Capturing, Scenography (ENG) /
My application! - concept writing & budget
Rigging-Grundlagen & Sicherheit in der Luftartistik
ESPACE OUVERT and the body Tanz, Circus und Körpertheater im öffentlichem Raum
Social Media Kompetenz
Kulturförderung beantragen. Konzept- & Budgeterstellung
Durch Sprache wirken - Kommunikation in künstlerischen Prozessen
Von der Förderzusage bis zum Verwendungsnachweis
Klassische Pressearbeit / Nora Gores
Moving Arts in Photography
Berufsfeld Tanz- & Bewegungspädagogik  - Bereiche, Anforderungen, Perspektiven
Dance for Life - Professional Perspectives in Dance
Tanzgeschichte im Überblick 1-3
Geschichte des Klassischen Tanzes
Tanzgeschichte Jazz- & Musical
Musikgeschichte und angewandte Musiktheorie/ Moderne und Gegenwart / Musik - Jazz und elektronische Musik
Geschichte & Entwicklung des Zeitgenössischen Tanzes
Musik - Moderne und Gegenwart
Betriebswirtschaftliche & Rechtliche Grundlagen für Künstler:innen
Musikdramaturgie und digitale Musikbearbeitung
Urban Dance Geschichte & Aktuelles
Tanz im Text I Tanz beschreiben – Schreibwerkstatt
Best friends, hardest critics - Dramaturgie für Tanz
Moving Arts in Photography 1+2 (GER/ ENG)
Self-Positioning as an artist
‚Be a Jury Member' - Projektkonzeptionen schreiben (GER)
Moving Body & Moving Camera 1+2 Theoretical introduction, contexts, production & practical exercises
Research Methods & Organisation in Movement and Performance
Let's talk...and listen to each other! Kommunikation in künstlerischen Prozessen
Instagram for Performing Artists
Professional Perspectives for Artists
Wegweiser Förderung - Guide to Funding
Bühnenbild - von der Idee zur Umsetzung