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Cookie policy

What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small text file stored on your computer when you browse the website or click on an advert. When you browse the website (hereinafter the “Website”), information relating to the browsing history of your device (computer, mobile, tablet, etc.) on the Website may be stored in text files called “Cookies” saved to your device, depending on your cookie preferences, which you can change at any time. Only the issuer of a cookie is able to read or change information contained within them.

Which cookies are used?

  • Maison de la Danse cookies User session cookies may be saved to your device when you browse our Website. For your convenience, these cookies make it easier to browse the Website, partly because they memorise your browsing preferences set during your session. This means you do not have to sign in again when you change page. These cookies are deleted when you close the Website.


  • Third-party cookies We may integrate into our website applications made by third parties which enable you to share our Website content with other people. This is true of the “Share” buttons from social networks like Facebook, Twitter and Vimeo. The social network which provides this kind of application button may use it to identify you, even if you did not use it when browsing our Website. This type of application button may enable the social network concerned to track your browsing of our Website, just because your account with the social network concerned was activated on your device (a session was open) while you were browsing our Website. We have no control over the process used by social networks to collect information on your browsing of our Website and the personal data they possess. We urge you to view these social networks’ privacy protection policies to find out what use they make, notably advertising use, of the browsing information they may collect using these application buttons. These protection policies should enable you to make your choices on these social networks, for example by changing your account settings in each of the networks.


  • Analytical cookies These cookies show how the Website is being used and performing so that the way it functions can be constantly improved.
  • Functional cookies These cookies are used to enable you to personalise your use of the Website. They enable you to store your choices and can be used to provide you with new features.

How can cookies be deactivated?
Users are informed that they can object to the storage of cookies by changing their browser settings as follows:

On a computer:
1. Click the menu button and select Options
2. Select the Privacy and security tab and drop down to the History section.
3. In the dropdown menu alongside Firefox will, choose Use custom settings for history
4. Uncheck the box Accept cookies from websites Make sure that the option Accept third-party cookies is set to Never.
5. Choose how long cookies can be stored: Keep them until: they expire: each cookie will be deleted on its expiry date, which is set by the site that issues the cookie. I close Firefox: cookies saved to your computer will be deleted when you close Firefox.
6. Close the about:preferences page.
All the changes you have made will be saved automatically.

On an Android smartphone or tablet:
1. Open Firefox for Android.
2. Tap the menu button (either below the screen on some devices, or at the top-right corner of the browser).
3. Tap Settings (you may need to tap More first).
4. Tap Privacy
5. Tap Cookies and select one of the following settings: Enabled, excluding 3rd party: allows cookies from sites you visit. This doesn't allow cookies from third parties, which can be sold to advertisers. Disabled: prevents all types of cookies from being stored on your device.

On a computer:
1. On your computer, open Chrome.
2. At the top right, click More   Settings.
3. At the bottom, click Advanced.
4. Under "Privacy and security" click Content settings.
5. Click Cookies.
6. You can then perform the following operations:

Enable cookies: next to “Block”, set the button to the enabled position.
Disable cookies: disable the option Allow sites to save and read cookie data.

On an Android smartphone or tablet:
1. Open the Chrome application.
2. On the right of the address bar, click More   Settings.
3. Tap Site settings  Cookies.
4. Disable the Cookies option.
5. Optional: allow third-party cookies

Microsoft Edge:

On a computer:
1. Open Microsoft Edge.
2. Click More options on the top right corner of the browser and select Settings
3. Select View advanced settings
4. Under Privacy and services > Cookies, choose the right option for you:

  • Block all cookies doesn’t let any website save cookies to your computer.
  • Block only third-party cookies allows cookies from the website you’re on, but blocks cookies from external web services, like from ads embedded on webpages you visit.


On your computer:
1. Open Safari.
2. Click the Safari tab at the top-left of the screen and choose Preferences
3. Select the Privacy tab
4. Choose Always block cookies
On your iPad, iPhone or iPod touch: Go to Settings, then Safari then to the Cookies section.

1. In the Opera browser window, click Opera in the top-left of the window. In the dropdown menu, select Settings then click Preferences...
2. In the Preferences window, select the Advanced tab. In the left-hand menu, select the Cookies option. Then choose Never accept cookies.
3. Confirm your choices by clicking OK. Your browser is now configured to accept cookies from websites you visit.

Android web:
1. Open the browser.
2. Go to Menu then select Settings and choose Privacy & security. Or, go to Menu > More > Settings and find Privacy settings.
3. Make sure Accept Cookies is turned on. Once this is set, you can browse OverDrive websites normally.

More information on cookies On the CNIL’s website:
On the ICO’s website:

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