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Ingo Diehl132
Tanzplan Educational Programme Director133

Ingo Diehl studied professional dance in Hanover and New York. He received his second degree in dance education in Cologne in 2003. Since 1988 he has been working as a dancer, choreographer, dance trainer and choreographic assistant at Tanzforum at the Opera Cologne, Tanztheater Bremen, Icelandic Ballet in Reykjavik and at various festivals. He gave practice-related lectures and teaching assignments at various colleges and universities and published diverse specialist articles.

Ingo Diehl is responsible for all educational issues and the development of all dance-training projects at Tanzplan Deutschland, for example he initiated and (since 2005) has overseen exchanges among educational institutions for dance and dance education in Germany. He was artistic director of the 1st Dance Education Biennale/Tanzplan Deutschland, an event he organised with Bettina Masuch in 2008, and developed the Tanztechniken 2010 Tanzplan Deutschland research project, which he is issuing together with Dr. Friederike Lampert. The book will be published by Henschel in the spring of 2011.

He is a founding member of the national Tanz in Schulen (Dance in Schools) association, the initiator of the Ausbildungskonferenz Tanz (Dance Education Conference) and since 2009 has been a member of the committee of experts for art, music and design at the ACQUIN accreditation institute.134

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