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P.A.R.T.S. Audition at Architanz (Tokyo)
The P.A.R.T.S. audition happens every three years, so please take this unique chance now!
This audition is an official pre-selection organized by P.A.R.T.S. Only candidates who are selected at the pre-selection can take part in the final audition in April 2016 in Brussels.

Date and Time

PARTS-Audities-3January 4th (Mon) 2016,
starting at 15:45, ending at 21:00-22:00, around.
Audition includesBallet class, contemporary dance class, others…


Studio Architanz (Tokyo, Japan)
TEL : +81-3-5730-2732
Toun-bldg. 4F, 1-13-10 Shibaura, Minato-ku, Tokyo 105-0023
(on foot 8 minutes from JR Tamachi Station and Toei Line Mita Station A6 exit.)


Fumiyo Ikeda


Candidates need to be born between January 1993 and December 1998.

Audition Fee
Application method
Download the application form below, please fill it out in English and attach a headshot. 

・ PDF documents… 
・ Excel documents(Windows)… 
・ Excel documents(Mac)…
☆Example of Application form is here.

The application must reach us December 27th, 2015 by email,
or please mail by post or bring to studio Architanz no later than December 28th, 2015.

*If there are any questions or concerns, please contact us.


Studio Architanz
Toun-bldg. 4F, 1-13-10 Shibaura, Minato-ku, Tokyo 105-0023
tel: +81-3-5730-2732
fax: +81-3-5730-2733
the person in charge : MIKI SATO, MAYUKO HARADA

P.A.R.T.S. Audition for the Training cycle 2016-2019 -Brussels


PARTS is a school for higher education in contemporary dance, with a full time training program. It offers an education for dancers and choreographers.
The school was founded in 1995 by Rosas and the national opera De Munt/La Monnaie. The director of the school is choreographer Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker.

PARTS is an international school, with students and teachers coming from more than 20 different countries. The working language is English. 

PARTS pedagogical program have two distinctive, fully autonomous programs: 3 years Training and 2 years Research.
The goal of the Training program remains : to develop a solid but diverse dance technique, an embodied insight into repertory and choreographic composition, a refined body-awareness and a sophisticated and informed approach to theatre, music and art history. 
the Research program : projects with guest choreographers, personal work, in-depth repertory studies, end of study performances in theatres.

PARTS will accept new students only once in three years. Only after a group of students has finished their three years program, we start all over again with a new generation. 
PARTS will select some young dancers/choreographers who will study, work and create together. They will work in small groups, usually 10 to 18 students. For certain subjects students can follow different tracks according to their personal profile.

The pre-selections for the Training cycle 2016- 2019 will start on January 4, 2016, and will be concluded in April 2016 with the final audition.

They will start their studies in Brussels in September 2016. PARTS shares its premises with the dance company Rosas and the music ensemble Ictus.

Final audition
Only candidates who are selected at a pre-selection can take part in the final audition, which takes place on April 4-9, 2016 in Brussels. They will receive an invitation letter with details about the precise program, timing and venue of the final audition. Participation in the final audition is for free.

*P.A.R.T.S. web site :
*Japanese page is here.

Profile of Adjudicator

IMG_5597_A_ps_1mFumiyo Ikeda

In 1979, she entered MUDRA, Maurice Béjart’s dance school, where she met Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker.   In 1983 she joined the newly-founded company rosas. Between 1983 and 2008 she contributed to the creation of and danced in almost all the productions. Fumiyo also contributed to several of rosas’ films and videos. She has participated in several films and theatre plays. In 2007 she created Nine Finger with Benjamin Verdonck and Alain Platel. This performance was selected for the Festival d’Avignon 2007. She appeared in the production in pieces, a collaboration with the British playwright and director Tim Etchells that premiered in june 2009. She performed in Life and Times, Episode 2, a performance in collaboration with Nature Theater of Oklahoma (2010). Since last season, she is the rehearsal director of Rosas danst Rosas. In 2013 she created amness with the Japanese dancer Un Yamada. She performed in Absence, a piece by Peter Verhelst and Eric Joris, in 2015.

Contemporary dance Workshop by Fumiyo Ikeda

Date and time

December 2015
26th(Sat)  17:30-20:00      2.5 hours @01 studio
27th(Sun) 17:30-20:30      3hours @01 studio
28th(Mon)   15:45-18:45     3hours @01 studio
29th (Tue)     15:45-18:45      3hours @01 studio
January 2016
3rd(Sun) 17:30-20:30      3hours @01 studio


4,000 yen / 1day
7,000 yen / 2days
10,000 yen / 3days
13,000 yen / 4days
15,000 yen / 5days

Click here for the details! (in Japanese only)