Apr 072016

Cradle of Creativity

ASSITEJ S AfricaYvette Hardie, President, ASSITEJ writes about the 19th ASSITEJ World Congress and Performing Arts Festival in South Africa 17 – 27 May 2017.

The deadline for applications to perform at the Cradle of Creativity Festival is fast approaching – 30 April 2016. Continue reading »

Mar 012016

Why not take a child to the theatre on World Day of Theatre for Children and Young people on 20 March 2016.

This is a campaign launched by ASSITEJ International to encourage sharing the theatre experience with young people. Yvette Hardie, President of ASSITEJ, asks how will YOU celebrate? Continue reading »

Jun 222015

African Youth Theatre and Dance Festival June 2015 smallWe are delighted to learn from Richard Finch of the 1st Africa Youth and Dance Festival taking place in Cape Town, South Africa.

Supported by ASSITEJ, AITA/IATA and ARTSCAPE, an Agency of the Department of Arts and Culture. Young people from South Africa, Botswana and Zambia will attend.

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Apr 132015

Zimbabwe Affiliate Washington Masenda from ASSITEJ /IATA writes about a hosting South Africa, Sweden, Mozambique and Zambia during the Harare International Festival.

They will also host two special workshops which will be visited by the ASSITEJ President Yvette Hardie.

The very detailed information from Washington Continue reading »

Jun 052014

ASSITEJ – International Association of Theatre for Children and Young People

aita/iata was very ably represented at the ASSITEJ World Congress by CEC President Josef Hollos and CEC Council Representative, Mary Pears.  Yvette Hardie was re-elected as President and aita/iata sends her best wishes and congratulations. Continue reading »