Information about events listed below with an * next to the date are posted on this website.
Dear Friends / Colleagues,
With pleasure I send you an update of the International Amateur Theatre Activities. Not only participating is a useful and great experience, visiting a festival as a spectator is as well!
Updated 18 April 2017
Events in 2017
*3 – 10 July, Youth Summer School, Peja, Kosovo. For those aged 8 – 30; Euro 500 covering all accommodation, food and materials. Contact Marigona Bekteshi Ferati
firstname.lastname@example.org +386 49 710 898. (HERE on this website)
*2 – 8 July, Dublin, Ireland; 16 – 22 July, Galway, Ireland; 23 – 27 July, Ennis, Ireland, 23 – 27 July, Belfast, Ireland. International Summer School for 11 – 13 yrs and 14 – 19 yrs. See this website HERE.
*19 – 30 July, 12th EDERED Youth Encounter, Aalborg, Denmark with the theme of TIVOLI. Hosted by DATS, the Danish Amateur Theatre Association. This is for young people between 15 – 18 years. Website: www.edered.org; Facebook: www.facebook.com/EDERED2017; DATS: www.dats.dk / email@example.com
20 – 23 July, Vratsa, Bulgaria: 4th International Ancient Cultures Festival TODORKA’S SUN historical themed performances, outdoor stage historical reconstructions can take part. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
20 July – 20 August, Kolasin, Montenegro, 4th ALTERNATIVE Theatre Festival KORIFEJ. Email: email@example.com.
*29 July 4 August, Tournon sur Rhone and Tain l’Hermitage, France: Shakespeare Festival 2017, 16 – 30 yrs, theatre, dance, music, indoor, outdoor, street around Shakespeare’s world. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
20 – 30 August, Tsarevo, Bulgaria: 3rd Festival Vacation PRIESTS OF THE MUSES International Youth Festival of Arts street theatre and outdoor performances can take part email@example.com
*21 – 30 August, Monaco: 16th Mondial du Théâtre firstname.lastname@example.org
23 – 26 August, Namur, Belgium: XI International Amateur Theatre Festival performances 60 minutes, for up to 12 people. All genres – dance, musical theatre, mime, puppets. Participants to attend throughout the festival. Application deadline 31 Jan 2017. Email: email@example.com
28 August – 2 September, Girona, Spain: 17th FITAG International Amateur Theatre Festival visual performances such as mime and theatre-dance are welcome; max 12 persons per group; max. duration 75 minutes for 25 groups. Email firstname.lastname@example.org
*1 – 12 September, 25th India Theatre Olympiad: International Theatre Festival, Cuttack, Odisha, India. Festival for all genres of performing arts. Contact Prof Kartik Chandra Rath: email@example.com cc to firstname.lastname@example.org
*14 – 17 September, Ottawa, Canada. Children’s Theatre Exchange (CTE) between AITA/IATA Associates Piano Theatre, Russia and Once Upon a Kingdom Theatre, Canada and a third group from USA. (HERE on this website)
*20 – 23 September, Progress Sopron, Hungary: Hungary’s most important international amateur theatre festival with 6 international groups invited to join 6 Hungarian Groups. Deadline 30 April for electronic applications and 25 April for Postal applications. Email email@example.com
*22 – 26 November, Göppinger Theatertage, Goppinger, Germany. Website and Application Forms HERE.
*14 – 17 December, Delhi, India. Ryan Foundation’s 15th International Children’s Festival. For children 12 – 19, drama, dance, puppetry and music groups invited. Application Form HERE deadline 30 Aug 2017. (HERE on this website).
*9 – 13 May, Donzdorf, Germany. 10th International Theater Festival, Donzdorf, Germany. International groups of up to 10 people welcome. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday 1 September 2017. (HERE on this website)
18 – 24 June, Venice Florida, USA. aactWorldFest 2018. www.aact.org/aactworldfest
*22 – 29 June, Lingen, Germany. 15th AITA/IATA asbl World Festival of Children’s Theatre, theme Children Move the World. Applications may be submitted until October 2017. For more information contact – email@example.com
19 – 22 July, Vratsa, Bulgaria: 5th International Ancient Cultures Festival TODORKA’S SUN, historical themed performances, outdoor stage historical reconstructions can take part. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
20 – 30 August, Tsarevo, Bulgaria: 10th Jubilee Festival PRIESTS OF THE MUSES International Youth Festival of Arts street theatre and outdoor performances can take part. Email email@example.com
*5 – 12 October, Bethlehem, Palestine. Festival for those aged over 16 years of age for productions 40 – 60 mins. Deadline is 30 November 2017. firstname.lastname@example.org
Joke Elbers, Netherlands