TYA-UK Presents The Creative Case for Children and Young People: a symposium

Tuesday 11 July 11am – 5pm (followed by informal networking) Birmingham Repertory Theatre What do we need to put in place to ensure theatre for children, young people and families is reflective of the society we live in today? TYA-UK has been exploring this question through their action-research programme Quality of Difference (1), in this…

TYA England Open Meeting

Wednesday 24th May 3.30-5pm, Leicester Throughout 2017 TYA are seeking to address a question fundamental to our work and the development of theatre for younger audiences: What do we need to put in place to ensure theatre for children, young people and families is reflective of the society we live in today? This is stage…

Save The Date! Symposium: The Creative Case (Children and Young People) | Tue 11 July from 11am | Birmingham Repertory Theatre

Theatre for Young Audiences UK (TYA) is the UK centre of the International Association of Theatre for Children and Young People – ASSITEJ. A membership based organisation, we focus on the promotion and development of professional theatre for children and young people, which we achieve through professional development, advocacy and internationalism. Throughout 2017 TYA will…

The Quality of Difference Research Call

Research commission: mapping provision and practice in England’s Theatre for Young Audiences sector that contributes to the Creative Case for Diversity Theatre for Young Audiences UK (TYA) is the UK centre of the International Association of Theatre for Children and Young People – ASSITEJ. Throughout 2017 TYA will seek to address a question fundamental to…

WORLD DAY LOGO AND ACTIVITIES

World Day is approaching and we would like to remind you to download this year’s logo, if you haven’t done so already. Remember you can also adapt this logo into your different languages: http://www.assitej-international.org/en/the-world-day-of-theatre/ We would also like to ask you to share any activities you will be having regarding World Day so that we…

The Quality of Difference Artist Call Out

Artists Research Trip to Assitej Cape Town May 2017 TYA England are looking for six artists working or living in England to join us on a delegation to the Assitej Congress and Festival in May 2017 Theatre for Young Audiences UK (TYA) is the UK centre of the International Association of Theatre for Children and…

Next Generation Report by Niamh Ní Chonchubhair

They say (I’ve no idea who ‘they’ are) that “a change is as good as a holiday” and after nine days in Birmingham I can honestly say that I’ve never been more delighted to be exhausted. Exhausted but enthused, tired but thankful and the Next Generation programme as part of On The Edge Festival/ASSITEJ International Gathering…

ASSITEJ 2017 submissions

Call for proposals for research papers, posters, symposia, panel discussion, workshops, pecha kucha, and screenings for either ITYARN Research Conference or the ASSITEJ Focus Days. Deadline for proposals: 15th September 2016 Enquiries should be directed to: assitej.ityarn2017@gmail.com Languages: The language of conference presentations will be English, as this is the working language of the association, but…

Theatre Alibi PHD Research Position Open.

Theatre Alibi has been creating and touring high quality new work for young people to schools in the South West for more than 30 years and last year reached more than 13,000 children in their own primary or special school. Together with the University of Exeter Drama Department we have successfully secured funding for a…