May 252016
New AITA/AITA asbl Associate: Federación de Grupos Aficionados de Teatro de Castilla y León, Spain

AITA/AITA asbl is delighted to welcome a new Associate from Spain. They are Federación de Grupos Aficionados de Teatro de Castilla y León from Segovia. The Association was approached by Rafael González González, President of the Federation about joining the Association following a decision by their board.

May 132016
21st Drama in Education Congress 7 - 12 April 2017, Austria

Initial details of the 21st Drama in Education (DIE) Congress taking place in April 2017 at the Retzhof Castle, the further educational institute of the Province of Styria, Austria are announced. This is an official AITA/IATA asbl event and the working language is English. You are invited to pre-register now. The theme of the event [...]

May 132016
EFAT (European Forum of Amateur Theatre) Meeting in Paderborn 30 June - 3 July 2016

Back in December we posted information about the 17th Amateur Theatre Festival in Paderborn (Nordrhein-Westfalen) Germany 29 June – 3 July. Since the call for applications, groups have been selected and the programme for the festival is now published. The list of groups is HERE. The EFAT (European Forum of Amateur Theatre) will open

Apr 302016
Eva Moore receives the AACT Mort Clark International Achievement Award: July 2016

Former AITA/IATA asbl Executive Board Member (1991 – 2001) Eva Moore of Ontario Canada is to be honoured with the AACT Mort Clark International Achievement Award at an awards ceremony during the AACT New York Adventure 7 – 10 July 2016. Eva Moore has been involved with community theatre all her life,

Apr 262016
AITA/IATA asbl World Festival of Children's Theatre 5 - 14 June 2016: Master Schedule

Ron Dodson Artistic Director of the 14th World Festival of Children’s Theatre (WFCT) to be held in Stratford, Ontario, Canada, 5 – 14 June 2016 has published the final Festival Schedule. The schedule shows when the groups will perform and in which venue.

Apr 212016
New AITA/IATA asbl Associate: ASTA (Amateur Student's Theatres Association), Georgia

We are delighted to welcome our third Associate from Georgia – ASTA – Amateur Student’s Theatres Association  - from Tbilisi, Georgia. We were contacted by Natia Gujabidze, the Vice-President of the organisation who in her childhood participated in AITA/IATA asbl theatre festivals in Monaco, Korea and Japan.