Tenerife brings together programmers of rooms, theaters, festivals and meetings from five continents

Tenerife Espacio de las Artes is already prepared to receive the 126 buyers from the five continents who have come to the Island to negotiate the hiring of some of the more than two hundred shows that are presented in the Market of Performative Arts of the South Atlantic ( MAPS). Although the MAPAS activity began on Wednesday with the opening show, the training and networking talks and the live shows on Thursday the 13th, the real core of it, the business roundtables, will start tomorrow [Friday, July 14 ] in the TEA library.

Programmers from countries such as Argentina, Colombia, the United States, Australia or Korea have arrived in Tenerife. Some of the buyers of this first edition are:

Latin American Theater Corridor Asociación Civil is a non-profit Argentine platform for international exchange that coordinates activities between creators, organizations and institutions linked to the performing arts.
Berklee is the largest private music education institution in the world. With its two campuses (Boston, USA and Valencia, Spain) in addition to the new inclusion of the Boston Conservatory (now part of Berklee), it continues its mission to lead globally in the performing arts: Music, Dance, Theater.
Step 2 Choreographic Platform / Choreographic Contest of Madrid. A creative catalyst supporting emerging creators in contemporary dance and the performing arts. Madrid Choreography Contest, European projects (Performing Gender), training, emerging creation platforms and international networking.
Bahía Teatro International Festival of Performing Arts, declared of Municipal, Provincial, National Cultural Interest and of National Tourist Interest, was selected among 3000 projects by the Argentine Fund for Cultural and Creative Development, Special Mention of the World Theater Awards.
WOMEX is the most international professional music meeting, with 2,500 delegates from 100 countries. Its twenty-third edition will be in Katowice, Poland in October this year. Piranha Arts also organizes other events such as Classical: NEXT, the professional meeting of classical and contemporary music, the Carnival of Cultures in Berlin and offers consulting services to other events associated with the WOMEX World Tour.
Festival de Buenos Aries is a public festival in the city of the Argentine capital, organized by the Ministry of Culture with national and international programming, dedicated entirely to the performing arts and that takes place every two years.
MOvingARTS is a cultural association based in the city of Aarhus, Denmark, which seeks to expand and develop the work towards an exchange of proposals in both directions, between Europe and Latin America.
Pirologies- Teatro La Comedia, organized by the Compañía Nacional de Fósforos in the urban cordon that surrounds Buenos Aires, is one of the most important independent theater festivals of its kind. In its 10 editions, it has received more than 100 shows from 30 countries on 4 continents. For its part, La Comedia is the official theater of the Province of Buenos Aires. It carries out productions, co-productions and tours.
Miami-Dade County Auditorium opened in 1951 and has a splendid history as one of the first performing arts centers in South Florida. It has hosted a countless number of operas, symphonies, theater presentations, ballets, concerts, lectures and other events.
Rock y Reggae Producciones is an independent production company that was born in 2005 that is currently in charge of the artistic programming and staging of the Clandestine Parties, Fiesta Delirante and Buenos Aires venues.
SEDA Servicios Especializados en Distribución Artístico is dedicated to organizing national and international tours and seasons for stage shows and providing comprehensive advice on production, among others.
CIRCAM International Street Circus Festival is held the first weekend of September in the municipality of Camargo, Cantabria.
Four Winds Concerts is an international organization based in Australia operating in a rural context with a multidisciplinary international program and a music festival every two years. The center in which it carries out its activities has an outdoor amphitheater with a capacity for 2000 people and a multifunctional art room that offers artistic residencies.
globalFEST / Live Sounds, at the forefront of world music programming in the United States for over 25 years. Its innovative programming aims to preserve and promote ancient traditions and highlight musical styles at the intersection of old and new.
Sao Paulo International Theater Show [MITsp] tries to offer the Brazilian public, since 2014, part of the contemporary international production of the performing arts, especially that which is focused on experimentation and research.
Australia Latin America Foundation promotes cultural exchange between Australia and the Iberian-American world, presenting artists and music, theater, circus and dance groups from Latin America and Spain in Australia and neighboring countries.
Mindelact Cultural Association is an artistic and social NGO created in 1996 to develop and promote the performing arts in Cape Verde, organizing activities related to Cape Verdean theater. For more than 20 years, it has organized the international theater festival Mindelact, which is already considered one of the largest theatrical events in Africa.
International Carnival of the Arts is a free annual event that brings together in Barranquilla, Colombia, for four days, the creators of different disciplines live, interacting with the public and revealing their creative processes through a combined format of talks and performances.
The Cali International Dance Biennial is an event that has been developed by Proartes (Association for the Promotion of the Arts) since 2012, which puts choreographers, dancers and international dance creators in dialogue in their different genres with the local and national scene. Since its inception, it has featured 25 international companies and 50 national companies.
The Center for artistic and cultural production of the Ministry of Culture of Chile is the entity that carries out the FIA International Arts Festival among other artistic-cultural productions in the country.
TERNI FESTIVAL / INDISCIPLINARTE (Italy) is an annual performing arts festival dedicated to multidisciplinary art forms and site specific interventions.
Jodhpur RIFF is India's premier annual roots music festival. Now in its eleventh year, Jodhpur RIFF stands in the spectacular Mehrangarh Fort, featuring over 300 individual musicians from Rajasthan, as well as from around the world.
Teatro Azul annually organizes the International Arts Festival of Armenia, a meeting that brings together the performing arts from different corners of the world. In addition, they support the Azulado program, which is shown throughout the year in the theater room offering dance, theater and music programming.
The National Performance Network (USA) is a group of cultural promoters and artists, who work to create alliances and art exhibitions in the United States and other regions of the world.
TBILISI International Theater Festival is held in September / October and one of the most important international events in Georgia. The festival is a national reference for the most creative and innovative theater productions in the world.
Teatro Pablo Tobón is an open-door cultural center with 64 years of history. It is the cultural and architectural heritage of Medellín. In the last five years it has managed to diversify its artistic programming with a commitment to the contemporary, the experimental, the fusion and the rhythms of the world.
Seoul Music Week is Seoul Music Week, an international showcase of world music.
Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago is dedicated to contemporary culture and reflection of the visual and performing arts of our time. MCA Stage supports theater, dance and music artists with a season of annual programming, commissions, and residencies, utilizing the 300-seat theater at MCA and other public spaces of the museum.
Fundación Teatro Nacional Sucre is a municipal entity that groups four emblematic spaces of the capital: the National Theater Sucre; Variedades Theater, Mexico Theater and Mama Cuchara Cultural Center. It promotes more than 500 shows a year and several festivals such as Ecuador Jazz, International Sacred Music Festival and Scenic Party.
Hong Kong Festival of the Arts, launched in 1973, is a major international arts festival, annually featuring leading local and international artists in all genres of performing arts.
Dantzaz is an international choreographic creation center based in the Basque Country. During the year he summons twelve choreographic creators to work with his stable company, made up of twelve international dancers who begin their professional career in the company.
Fira Tárrega is the international performing arts market that takes place in Tárrega [Spain] on the second weekend of September. Founded in 1981, it is a great showcase for current affairs, with a special interest in street arts, visual and unconventional shows.
Visa For Music is the first market and professional platform for African and Middle Eastern music that takes place in Rabat, Morocco.
Santiago Off International Festival is a collaborative performing arts meeting. It is developed in 5 areas of work: creation and dissemination of national and international works, Programming Encounter, School Off and the Rebellion of Voices, which promotes the new dramaturgy.
Pittsburgh Cultural Trust sends Randal Miller, Director of Dance and Special Projects programming for the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust. He is responsible for the direction of the Pittsburgh Dance Council, Cabaret, and the Humanities Festival.
Circostrada works from France to develop and structure the street arts and circus sectors in Europe. With more than ninety members from thirty countries, it helps build a sustainable future for the sector, empowering cultural actors through observation and research activities, professional exchanges, advocacy and capacity building.
Quimera Festival is the largest free cultural festival in Mexico. It includes music, theater, dance, and attracts more than 300,000 spectators per edition during its more than 27 years of celebration.
SUNFEST is a non-profit arts organization in Ontario, Canada, its main objective being to promote multicultural understanding through the arts. Since 1995, the organization presents the SUNFEST World Music and Jazz festival, which attracts an audience of more than 100,000 people.
Teatro El Galpón de Uruguay is an independent theater institution in the country. Founded in 1949, it has developed its activity uninterruptedly since then, and its staging has covered a good part of the American and European territory. Its cultural center has three rooms for almost a thousand spectators and in which three hundred performances are held a year.
Manizales International Theater Festival. For 48 years, this event has been a platform for the dissemination of Latin American cultural production, which privileges national dramaturgies and themes related to the construction of identity and values through a critical view of the society of our countries.
FUNDarte is a non-profit organization dedicated to the production, presentation and promotion of music, theater, dance, film and visual arts that speak to the diverse cultures of Miami.