ASSITEJ ARTISTIC GATHERING 2015 & AUGENBLICK MAL – BERLIN REPORTS

ASSITEJ Artistic Gathering at the Augenblick-Mal Festival, Berlin, 2015 The ASSITEJ Artistic Gathering at Augenblick-Mal (AAG15) was the annual platform of ASSITEJ International for 2015. ASSITEJ Germany, The German Children and Young People’s Theatre Centre and the Augenblick-Mal Festival played host to ASSITEJ for the 50th anniversary of the association. The theme of the Artistic…

The Incubator Calls for Submissions

The Incubator is the egg’s pioneering new work programme, developing world-class theatre for young audiences. Funded by The Leverhulme Trust and The Esmée Fairbairn Foundation between 2014 – 2017, The Incubator programme selects artists and theatre companies from across the British Isles and provide optimal conditions for them to experiment in and create new plays. The aim of the…

Haifa Theatre announced the call for performances

 The Haifa International Children’s Theater Festival 2016 from 24-26 April 2016.  Haifa Theatre, on behalf of Haifa International Children’s Theater Festival, hosts annually rich range of performances – indoor .and outdoor – from across the globe. Each play is carefully chosen by a committee of expert This exposure enables the Israeli public to get a…

The Sad Passing of Nat Eek

Nat Eek was not only a devoted link with the earliest days of ASSITEJ but one committed to the future through his creation of the ASSITEJ Award for Artistic Excellence. His detailed books recording our history and his support for continuing development of the field of TYA show how we should all use the formal…

Next Generation call out for Schäxpir Festival

Call for applications: Next Generation / SCHÄXPIR, Linz / Program for Young Artists June 25th – July 5th 2015 in Linz, Austria / at SCHÄXPIR International Theatre Festival for Young Audiences ASSITEJ Austria is happy to announce the Next Generation program in the frame of the international theatre festival for young audiences SCHÄXPIR, which will take place…

Spark Festival Delegate Pack

For the fourth year running The Spark would like to invite colleagues from across the UK to The Spark Festival.  The delegate programme will provide an opportunity to experience the Spark Festival programme in cultural venues, schools and community settings as well as events to share practice and network. Click here to see festival delegate…

ASSITEJ World Day of Theatre for Children

ASSITEJ World Day of Theatre for Children is an ASSITEJ campaign, promoted and celebrated through the message ‘Take a Child to the Theatre Today’. This focus should enable National Centres, individual members, companies, arts organisations, academics, teachers, artists, practitioners and others interested in theatre for young audiences to connect with the idea of World Day…

TYA NI SHOWCASE 2015 DELEGATE PACKAGE

Coordinated by the NI members of TYA UK TYA NI  is the Northern Ireland network for professional theatre for young audiences and a division of TYA UK and ASSITEJ This intense 2 day programme is designed for practitioners and programmers to see the best on offer in Northern Irish theatre for children and young people…

International Director’s Seminar – call for applications

International Directors’ Seminar 2015 – Call for Applications 6 – 11 July 2015 in Mannheim (Germany) The International Directors’ Seminar will take place in Mannheim, Germany in co-operation with the National Theater and its Young Theater “Schnawwl”. The “Schnawwl” at the “Nationaltheater” is one of Germany’s leading theatres working for young audiences (www.schnawwl.de). The project runs…