December 2023

The monthly update on business news for professionals in the performing arts and audiovisual industries:
posting new productions, industry previews, calls, deadlines or job ads while connecting coproduction partners, vendors and buyers. Brought to you by the IMZ International Music + Media Centre, the international business network supporting performing arts through audiovisual media.


BEYONCÉ & SOLANGE - Queen of pop & her soul sister

C Major Entertainment

Beyoncé and Solange Knowles are the most successful pair of sisters in pop history - and they couldn't be more different...

Gilberto Gil, The Farewell Tour

Auditorium Films

More than 70 albums, 9 Grammy awards and millions of records sold: in the light of his 60th year of career, Gilberto Gil returns for an exceptional show.


Bel Air Media

New version of one of the most romantic ballets, Giselle, created by Rachel Beaujean and Ricardo Bustamante.

Lost In Dance - Saburo Teshigawara and Rihoko Sa

Auditorium Films

Japanese choreographer Saburo Teshigawara reunites the soloists of the Ensemble Intercontemporain and the Lyric Suite, for Alban Berg's quarter strings.

Martha Argerich and the OCL

Auditorium Films

Martha Argerich and the OCL perform Schumann and Schubert. They bring together to life this Romantic repertoire.

Medea by Cherubini

Auditorium Films

Tragic and rapturous, Medea is known for the historic interpretations of Maria Callas, whom this production will be dedicated on the centenary of her birth

MMM – Abbado Conducts Mahler's Second Symphony

sounding images

In 2003, the world-famous conductor Claudio Abbado returns to the stage after battling cancer.

New York City Ballet performs Balanchine-Peck

Auditorium Films

The New York City Ballet performs three key works from its repertoire during its grand debut in Madrid.

Women Of Resilience - Tales of Kurdish Identity

EuroArts Music International

Resistance, Courage, Transformation. Two female Ex-Guerillas and their non-violent fight for freedom


Special Rate Tickets Available Until 7 December

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

Special Rate tickets for Avant Première Music + Media Market Berlin 2024 are available until 7 December. Register now and join us in Berlin for exclusive screenings, special talks and panels, networking sessions and one-on-one meetings with experts... and so much more!


New IMZ Member: Alamire Foundation

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

A warm welcome to the Alamire Foundation, an internationally recognised centre for research and valorisation of early music in Belgium!

Sunny Side of the Doc + IMZ Pitching Sessions: €90 Submission Ticket

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

Ignite innovation, foster collaboration, and leave your mark at the Digital & XR pitching session and/or unveil your vision at the Arts and Culture pitching session at Avant Première 2024!

Wrap-Up: IMZ Academy Workshop 2023 'Live Multi-Camera Directing in Classical Music'

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

The IMZ Academy Workshop 2023 'Live Multi-Camera Directing in Classical Music' took place over an incredible week at the stunning Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation in Lisbon with 16 talented workshop participants and our brilliant experts.


RCO: Christmas Matinee with Klaus Mäkelä

C Major Entertainment

Klaus Mäkelä conducts the RCO's Christmas Matinee on Monday, 25 December 2023, including Beethoven’s Eroica and and works by no less than two Mendelssohns.


UMK - the Contest for New Music 2024 Live streaming

Yle, the Finnish Broadcasting Company

Finland’s biggest music show and one of the most beloved European national selections for the world’s biggest music program - the Eurovision Song Contest


Call for contributions: submit your projects!


RESEO and Opera Europa are seeking cutting-edge participatory projects and young audience/non-standard programming for an upcoming European report.

International Emmy Awards 2023

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

The winner of the International Emmy Awards were announced during a spectacular gala in New York on 21 November.

Job: Working Student (m/f/x) in Product Management

EuroArts Music International

EuroArts Music International are looking for new team members!


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