Privacy Protection

Responsible body

The responsible body within the meaning of § 3 Abs. 7 Bundesdatenschutzgesetz ("BDSG") as well as the service provider within the meaning of § 13 Telemediengesetz ("TMG") are:

Tanztheater Wuppertal Pina Bausch GmbH
Legal representative Roger Christmann
Kurt-Drees-Strasse 4
42283 Wuppertal
Telephone: +49 (0) 2025634253
Telefax: +49 (0) 2025638171

For more details, please see our Imprint.


The following statement will inform you about the collection of personal data when you use our Internet site.

"Personal data“ means any data that can be used to identify you. This includes, for example, your name, address, e-mail address, and information about the way you use our website. For the definition of other terms in this statement, particularly "processing” and "consent”, please see the definitions in relevant privacy protection law.

We only process personal data to the extent necessary to provide a functional website as well as our offered contents and services. The processing of personal data takes place only when you have consented or where the processing is legally permitted.

Your personal data will be deleted or blocked as soon as the purpose of storage no longer applies. However, data may be stored if this has been provided for by European or national regulations to which we are subject; in this case, data will be blocked or deleted when the storage period prescribed by the aforementioned standards expires, unless there is a contractual need for further storage of the data.

The use of your personal data by service providers that is necessary for certain functions on our website and the use of your personal data for marketing purposes will be described below in detail.

Your rights

You have the following rights with respect to our use of your personal data:

• Right to information
• Right to correction and deletion
• Right to limitation of processing
• Right to object to processing
• Right to data portability

You additionally have the right to file a complaint to a data protection supervisory authority about our processing of your personal data.

Processing of personal data after informational use of our website

If you access this internet address without registering or logging in (“informational use”), we collect only the personal data which your browser transfers to our server. If you wish to look at our website, we collect the following data which is necessary from a technical standpoint so that the internet site can be presented on your browser and to insure stability and security:

• IP address
• Date and time of the server request
• Time zone
• Content of the website
• HTTP Status
• Data volume transferred
• Referral URL
• Web browser used
• Operating system
• Language and version of your browser

This data is saved in so-called log files on our server. This saved information is not saved together with the rest of your personal data. Temporary storage of the IP address by the system is necessary to enable our website to appear on your computer. For this purpose, your IP address must be stored for the duration of the session. The storage in log files is done to ensure the functionality and optimization of the website and to ensure the security of our IT systems. This data is not processed for marketing purposes. These purposes comprise our justified interest in data processing.

Data necessary for the presentation of our website is deleted as soon as the session ends. This data and the process of saving it in log files is necessary for our website to function; there is therefore no right of objection.

Making contact

When you contact us via e-mail, the personal data transferred to us by the e-mail are stored by us along with your IP address and the time and date of your message.

At the time of submission your consent is obtained for data processing and your attention is drawn to the data protection statement. This data is not transferred to third parties. The data are only used to answer your question.

All processing of the data described above is solely used to answer your question.

These purposes comprise our justified interest in data processing. The data will be deleted as soon as we have answered your question. The additional personal data you provide to us through your use of our contact form will be deleted after seven days at the latest.

You may rescind your consent to the processing of your personal data at any time. If you contact us by e-mail, you may rescind permission to process your personal data at any time. Please be aware that we will not be able to process your inquiry further in this case. An e-mail revoking or refusing permission can be sent to the e-mail address listed in our Imprint.


This website uses "Vimeo", a Social Plug-In from Vimeo, Inc., 555 West 18th Street, New York, New York 10011, USA ("Vimeo"), in order to present content from the social platform Vimeo on our website. Personal data is transferred to Vimeo for this purpose. If you have a Vimeo account and are registered, Vimeo can associate your visit to your account. Vimeo saves this information as part of your user profile and uses it for marketing, market research, or personalization of its websites. This processing is used – whether you are logged in or not – to personalize advertising and to inform users of other social networks about your activities on our website. You may object against the use of such a use profile; please contact Vimeo directly for this.

We use Vimeo to make content and functionality from the social platform Vimeo available on our website and make your experience better and more interesting. These purposes comprise our justified interest in data processing. Art. 6 Abs. 1 S. 1 lit. f) DSGVO.

If you wish to prevent the transfer of this information, you can simply not use Vimeo’s functions. We also recommend that you log out from social networks after using them in order to avoid association with those accounts.

Information on the third-party provider: Vimeo, Inc., 555 West 18th Street, New York, New York 10011, USA. For further information, please see:

Links to Websites of other providers

The website contains links to the websites of other providers (e. g. the Tanztheater Wuppertal Pina Bausch, the Pina Bausch Foundation and the Pina Bausch Centre). These links are marked. In the event that you wish to follow such a link and thus leave the website, please note that this data protection statement applies solely to the website We have no control over and do not check whether other providers comply with the applicable data protection regulations. Information about which user data is collected can be found in the data protection statement of the respective provider.