ROUGH CUTS is a yearly festival with a curated platform for choreographic works, installations and performances (up to 30 min) that has since 2011 included workshops, exhibitions and residency programs for artistic research and creation. The ROUGH CUTS Festival is a project of ID_Frankfurt / Indepedendent Dance e.V.,a non-profit association for freelancing professionals involved in the creation, research and dissemination of results in the field of choreography and performance.

The ROUGH CUTS Festival a.k.a. Tanzpanorama takes place at Frankfurt LAB for the second year now and is an important platform for the local dance and performing arts scene.

The festival is run by Norbert Pape, Nina Vallon and Kristina Veit.