It Takes a City presents the next generation of Brussels performing artists at a new festival. Four Dutch-speaking and four French-speaking organisations are coming together to showcase new and young talent across linguistic, cultural and regional boundaries.

The new biennial festival, in which Atelier 210, La Balsamine, Beursschouwburg, Charleroi danse / La Raffinerie, Les Halles de Schaerbeek, Kaaitheater, Kunstenwerkplaats and workspacebrussels join forces, presents new Brussels performance talent. 

This first edition brings dance, theatre and performance by Benjamin Khan, buren, Carolina Mendonça, Castélie Yalombo Lilonge, Jonas Chéreau, Khadija El Kharraz Alami, Lila Magnin, Lisa Vereertbrugghen, Marthe Degaille, Milø Slayers, Némo Camus & Robson Ledesma, Rosie Sommers & Micha Goldberg and Sophia Rodriguez.


It Takes a City is supported by Vlaamse Gemeenschap, Vlaamse Gemeenschapscommissie, Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles, Wallonie-Bruxelles Internationale, Wallonie-Bruxelles Théatre Danse, the City of Bruxelles, COCOF,  Brussels Capital Region, HUB & Kunstenpunt.