Jun 102012
 

From Hungary to the international friends of Mr KOIZUMI Hiroshi, all over the world On 29th June Mr. Koizumi will be awarded the “Knight’s Cross of the Hungarian Merit Order” which is the highest state decoration foreign citizens can get in Hungary. Over the years he has made 52 visits to Hungary and has created [...]

Apr 142012
 

A report from Richard Finch, South Africa Richard has long been associated with AITA/IATA,principally leading workshops with Children and young people. The International Theatre community will be that much richer if it is able to share the dynamic culture of sub- Saharan Africa. Dance, Drumming, storytelling is as vital to the diverse tribal groups across [...]

Mar 252012
 
Canada bids to host AITA/IATA Children's Festival 20 June - 2 July 2016

Canadian Children’s Theatre practitioners recently made a preliminary bid to host an aita/iata World Festival of Children’s Theatre in Stratford, Ontario in 2016. The Chair of the Standing Committee for Children and Youth, Helle Hauger, recommended the action to the aita/iata Executive Board at its recent meeting in Nancy, France, and the EB has given the [...]

Mar 192012
 
Honorary Ambassadors

In August 2013, Mary Pears was elected to the aita/iata Council as the CEC Regional Representative and stood down as an aita/iata Ambassador.  At the recent EB and Council meeting in Nancy, France, it was agreed that Honorary Ambassadors would be appointed who could represent President Merja Laaksovirta and the EB at AITA/IATA events. It [...]

Mar 072012
 
The Theatre Company Bungeiza visited Seinäjoen Harrastajateatterikesä

The Amateur Theatre Association of Finland arranges every year a domestic festival for the best amateur theatre performances held during the year and it is called Seinäjoen Harrastajateatterikesä. The festival is situated in the western part of the country in the city of Seinäjoki which is famous for its city centre, designed by architect Alvar Aalto. [...]

Jan 132011
 
In Brief #6 January 2011

  Dear Friends in Theatre, I have the privilege in writing to you as your President and we look forward to another fulfilling year of Theatre in 2011. Please, read the President’s letter President Mr. Paddy O’Dwyer is pleased to invite you to the 30th World Congress and the General Assembly of AITA/IATA asbl in [...]

Dec 022010
 
In Brief #5 December 2010

The International Amateur Theatre Festival of AITA/IATA asbl Tromsø¸ DIALOG 2011 Together for theatre – together for peace! in Tromsø¸ Norway 14 -24 July 2011. The theater festival Tromsø Dialog 2011 is proud that HRH the Crown Princess has accepted the responsibility of being the festival patroness. Please, read the Press Announcement

Oct 182010
 

World Festival of Children’s Theatre in Lingen (EMS) – Germany – Make your dream! AITA/IATA is indebted to our dear friends in Lingen. Firstly, AITA/IATA is very grateful to the organisation in Lingen for hosting the 11th World Festival of Children’s Theatre, which was a great success. The hosting of the Standing Committee for Children [...]

Aug 192010
 

World Festival of Children’s Theatre in Lingen (EMS) – Germany – (18-25 June 2010) – Make your dream! “Theatre as an Art of Survival” Please, visit the official Festival Website for the programme of performances http://www.weltkindertheaterfest.de/program The International Amateur Theatre Festival of AITA/IATA asbl Tromsø DIALOG 2011 in Tromsø Norway July 14th -24th 2011.