Ramallah Contemporary Dance Festival
Ramallah Contemporary Dance Festival is an art festival specialized in contemporary dance. It has been annually organized by Sareyyet Ramallah since 2006. In 2007, Masahat Network for Contemporary Dance, which included in addition to Sareyyet Ramallah, Maqamat Dance Theater– Lebanon, Tanween Dance Theater – Syria and the National Center for Culture and Performing Arts - Jordan, was established. Since 2007, the Contemporary Dance Festivals has been annually held
Ramallah Contemporary Dance Festival aims to promote the language of dialogue and cultural exchange between the Palestinian people and the peoples of the world. It also seeks to expose the Palestinian public to different types of contemporary dance and develop the capacities of all those who work in the field of dance in Palestine. The Festival targets the Palestinian public in general and the youth in particular. Ramallah Contemporary Dance Festival was the recipient of the 2008 Qattan Distinction Award for Cultural work.