PARTS @ WORK is a series of informal studio presentations of work made in the school. 
Mark your agenda for the next PARTS @ WORK: October 25th.
If you want to know all about our successful and sold out first edition, click here.


Auditions for the Training Cycle

The new PARTS Training program will start in September 2016 and last until June 2019. The curriculum of PARTS is three years long.  We take new students only every three years. The dates for pre-selections and final auditions can be found here.


Opening school year 2015-2016

Tuesday, September 8, PARTS opened the new school year 2015-2016 and the activities for its 20th anniversary.
For an audience of approx. 150 guests, students, staff, teachers, former staff and students and friends, the anniversary was celebrated by a series of speeches.

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September 4 - PARTS is 20 years old!

It’s exactly 20 years ago that PARTS opened its doors. This will be celebrated throughout the coming year.
We will keep you informed about the public activities of PARTS20.
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PARTS 2015-2016

The new academic year is starting. The program Reserach Studios started with a new group of students on August 24. The Training students return on August 31st for their third and final year.
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Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker

PARTS was founded in 1994 by choreographer Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker and Bernard Foccroulle, director of the national opera De Munt/ La Monnaie.
Under its new director Peter De Caluwe, De Munt/ La Monnaie has continued its structural partnership with PARTS. See for more information on its activities.

Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker has been the director of PARTS since 1994. Her artistic vision and work, developed since 1982, are a permanent
source of inspiration for the pedagogical program of PARTS. For more background on the program, go to the presentation of the school. For more information on Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker's choreographic work and the Rosas company, go to





PARTS was founded by Rosas and De Munt/La Monnaie. The school is funded by the Ministry of Education of the Flemish Community and receives additional support from the network [DNA]. [DNA] is funded by the European Commission (Culture Program). PARTS and HES-SO/Manufacture (Lausanne, CH) are 2013-2017 partner institutions for higher education in contemporary dance.



PARTS@WORK, ‘Clouds after Cranach’ - 1st part (William Forsythe) - photo: Tine Declerck


PARTS Audition



P.A.R.T.S. 20



opening ceremony: Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker, Theo Van Rompay

opening reception: Bernard Foccroulle, Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker, Pina Bausch, Dominique Duszynski