L’aCD is an association created by and for researchers in dance.

Its objectives are to:

  • Gather together researchers that have dance as an object of study.
  • Develop research in dance within specific and interdisciplinary fields.
  • Promote the recognition of research in dance within the university setting as well as the artistic, cultural, and institutional milieu.
  • Foster dialogue around research in dance and work towards distribution to a wider public.


L’aCD is:

  • a website with current research
  • a variety of essential tools for research in dance
  • a network of researchers
  • a reservoir of human and documentary resources
  • a scientific review
  • public events