Bids for the ASSITEJ Artistic Gatherings in 2018 and 2019 as well as for the 20th ASSITEJ World Congress in 2020 are in the works and will be voted on in Cape Town next year.
Watch this space for more information as it develops!
TYA-UK and TYA-Ireland hosted On The Edge: An International Festival of Theatre for Young Audiences July 2-9, 2016. This was the first time that an ASSITEJ global gathering has been held in the UK since 1964.
For much more information, visit OnTheEdge2016.com.
On The Edge in the News:
ASSITEJ Germany and The Children’s and Young People’s Theater Center in the Federal Republic of Germany (KJTS) held an Artistic Gathering in associated with the Augenblick Mal! Festival, April 21-26, 2015. For further information: Welcome; Generations in Dialogue.
The 18th ASSITEJ World Congress and Performing Arts Festival (Korczak Festival Special Edition) was held in Warsaw, Poland, May 23-31, 2014, presented by the Polish Centre of the International Association of Theatres for Children and Young People ASSITEJ and the Zbigniew Raszewski Theatre Institute. This year’s theme was “Facing the Audience.”