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…

TYA-UK is inviting applications for the post of Chair of TYA UK and International Representative for the period 2017 to 2020.

Would you like to be the ambassador for UK theatre for young audiences’ and help develop relationships between colleagues here in the UK and those abroad? The Chair of TYA UK and International Representative leads the TYA UK board and communicates regularly with TYA UK members about ASSITEJ including opportunities for visiting international festivals, overseas touring…

LAST CALL for performances 2017 in Cape Town

ASSITEJ South Africa reminds all theatre practitioners to apply before the end of April to have their performances presented during the 19th ASSITEJ World Congress of the International Association of Theatre for Children and Young People from 17-27 May 2017 in Cape Town, under the over-arching theme “Cradle of Creativity”. Applications are through the website: http://www.assitej.org.za/…

Symposium-on-Sea: Theatre for Young Audiences and the Working Process

Paper Balloon are delighted to invite you to Symposium-on-Sea: Theatre for Young Audiences and the Working Process’. Thursday 24th March 2016: 1.30 – 4pm at the Horsebridge Arts & Community Centre, 11 Horsebridge Rd, Whitstable CT5 1AF Hosted by Paper Balloon in this beautiful seaside venue, this symposium will be of interest for anyone making…

On The Edge Open Meeting

ON THE EDGE is the World Festival of Theatre for Young Audiences and ASSITEJ Artistic Gathering, taking place in Birmingham from 2nd – 9th July 2016.   The festival includes inspirational performances from across the world, a dynamic Symposium programme, and the chance for you to socialise with friends and colleagues. It is an unprecedented…