Jul 212017

CTE LogoTwo of AITA/IATA’s newest Associates – Piano Theatre, Russia and Once Upon a Kingdom Theatre, Canada – will come together in September with Solo Theatre, USA for an international Encounter.

The programme is Children’s Theatre Exchange (CTE) which aims to: provide an opportunity for children Continue reading »

Apr 172017

14th World LogoRon Dodson, co-organiser of the 2016 AITA/IATA World Festival of Children’s Theatre, has provided copies of a Final Report from the organizers of the 14th World Festival of Children’s Theatre.

Ron and the WFCT team undertook this work so that anyone who wishes to hold a children’s festival has information to which they can refer. Continue reading »

Sep 202016

AITA/IATA asbl Associates Double Défi, organisers of the International Festival of Mont-Laurier Theatre are preparing for the next scheduled event in the autumn of 2017 (7 – 13 September 2017).

All interested groups who wish to participate in the next festival must email info@doubledefi.org with their email address and they will forward the necessary documents for registration in the festival.

All forms of theatre are accepted. The Festival Facebook page is HERE.

Entries must be received before 31 December 2016.

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Sep 132016

We are delighted to welcome a new Associate from Canada – Smile-Group Canada – who have international experience, having performed at the Sapperlot Festival this year. It is their artistic director Sasha Sinay who initiated the contact with AITA/AITA asbl.

The group’s latest production is the Bubble Show which appears to involve juggling Continue reading »

Jun 172016

14th World LogoThe final day of the World Festival of Children’s Theatre on Tuesday 14 June 2016 saw a performance from the Theatre Group of the TPZ Lingen (Germany) with their production Play Pinocchio!

In the evening, the children, volunteers and host parents gathered for the closing ceremony. Continue reading »

Jun 092016

World Children's 2014 Logo thumbnailThe AITA/IATA asbl World Festival of Children’s Theatre (WFCT) opened on Sunday 5 June. In front of the Stratford City Hall, Artistic Director Ron Dodson, General Director Steve Rae, the Mayor of Stratford Dan Mathieson and AITA/AITA asbl President Rob Van Genechten welcomed the delegates, thanked all the volunteers and declared the Festival open. Continue reading »

Apr 302016

Moore, Eva editFormer 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, Continue reading »