Partner & Supporter

The Berlin Performing Arts Festival is an event of the LAFT Berlin - Landesverband freie darstellende Künste Berlin e.V. and is sponsored by the State of Berlin - Senate Department for Culture and Europe.


The newcomers platform Introducing... is a cooperation event of the Berlin Performing Arts Festival with Ballhaus Ost, HAU Hebbel am Ufer, Sophiensæle and TD Berlin.


The format &FRIENDS VISIT is realized within the framework of FESTIVALFRIENDS, a festival association of the independent performing arts in Germany. FESTIVALFRIENDS is funded by the Federal Government Commissioner for Culture and the Media through the program "Promoting Connections" of the Bundesverband Freie Darstellende Künste e. V. (Federal Association of Independent Performing Arts).

PAF University Day

The format PAF University Day takes place in cooperation with the universities Bard College, Freie Universität Berlin, Hoschulzentrum Tanz, Technische Universität Berlin and Universität der Künste.

Media partners

The Berlin Performing Arts Festival 2023 is kindly presented by Exberliner, FluxFM, Missy Magazine, Rausgegangen, taz, Theater Heute, Tip Berlin, Tanz and Theater der Zeit.