Afloat: Major Performing Arts Framework

October 18, 2018By adminAustralia Council for the Arts, International, National News, Networked, Opportunity, Research & Advocacy, Theatre Sector News, Valuing the Arts No Comments

Rather than just post this announcement, I thought I’d take a few moments to consider where in this week’s conversations this is sitting for Theatre Network NSW and our members. We know there is a lot of talk in the sector about how to secure funding for a stronger performing arts sector. Suggestions range from … Read More

NOW Australia – #thetimeisnow

March 26, 2018By adminAdvocacy, Gender, Inspiration, International, National News, Research & Advocacy, Theatre Sector News, Wellbeing No Comments

TNN is proud to promote NOW Australia and encourages everyone in our sector to support this industry-led initiative. A critical part of TNN’s role is to empower and enable our sector – the NSW theatre sector and all who work across it – to feel safe and confident wherever they work. IT STARTED WITH A … Read More

IETM Spring Plenary Porto 2018 | Australia Council

December 11, 2017By adminAustralia Council for the Arts, International, NSW Arts News, Opportunity, Professional Development, Theatre Sector News No Comments

IETM Event dates:  26-29 April 2018 Amount:  $3,000 EOI’s close:  Midnight, Tuesday 23 January 2018 Notification:  Late February 2018 About the opportunity: Expressions of Interest are now open for support to attend the IETM Spring Plenaryin Porto, Portugal from 26- 29 April 2018. Australia Council has worked in partnership with the International Network for Contemporary … Read More

World Theatre Map 2.0

December 11, 2017By adminInternational, Networked, Opportunity, Research & Advocacy, Spaces and Resources, Theatre Industry events, Theatre Sector News No Comments

World Theatre Map 2.0 Launches! Howlround recently announced that the second beta version of The World Theatre Map is now available in French, Spanish, and English, and the software is now entirely available to the commons under an open source license. The World Theatre Map is a user-generated directory and real time map of the … Read More

Scholarships for International Physical Theatre Lab and IUGTE Multidisciplinary Conference

December 11, 2017By adminInternational, Scholarships No Comments

Several scholarships are announced for the participation in International Physical Theatre Lab and IUGTE Multidisciplinary Conference “Theatre between Tradition and Contemporaneity” in Austria! International meeting in the heart of Austria Theatre – Dance – Music – Visual & Multimedia Art – Arts Administration – Performing Arts Training – Theatre Design & Technology This event creates the … Read More

UK Arts organisations stand firm against sexual harassment 

October 30, 2017By adminGender, Inspiration, International, Research & Advocacy, Support, Theatre Sector News No Comments

TNN thought it would share with you an impressive stance from UK theatre and arts organisations that would be a step in the right direction for our own arts industry in Australia. In 2016 and more recently MEAA has spoken out about sexual harassment in media companies ‘MEAA is concerned and deeply frustrated that media … Read More

iSTAN International Theatre Costume and Makeup Design Competition

October 27, 2017By adminAwards, International No Comments

iSTAN, the international Stage Arts Network, a joint initiative between the International Theatre Institute and the Central Academy of Drama Beijing has just announced: The iSTAN International Theatre Costume and Makeup Design Competition will be running in 2018. This competition is open to Professionals and Students from all over the globe, and is split into two … Read More

Are you the next Asia Pacific World Theatre Day message author?

September 18, 2017By adminInternational, Networked, Opportunity, Theatre Industry events, Valuing the Arts No Comments

In order to demonstrate the global nature of theatre and dance, ITI is – for the first time ever – launching a truly open call for nominations of message authors for World Theatre Day and International Dance Day. There will be five message authors selected, one for each region: Africa, Arab Countries, Asia Pacific, the … Read More

Scholarships for IUGTE Golden Autumn Arts Oasis October

September 4, 2017By adminIndustry Training, International, Opportunity, Professional Development, Residency, Scholarships No Comments

Several supporting scholarships are available to attend Golden Autumn Arts Oasis in October. Dates of the Intensive are 25 – 30, 2017 in Tuscany, Italy It is international intensive training for dancers, choreographers, circus performers, theatre directors and movement directors in one of the most beautiful places of Italy – the meeting point of Liguria and Tuscany, surrounded by the … Read More

Re-focus our efforts on diversity suggests Howlround

September 4, 2017By adminDiversity, Inspiration, International, Valuing the Arts No Comments

Heather A. Beasley through HowlRound poses some ‘radical’ but really relevant questions about how we approach measuring the diversity and demographics of our theatre practice. Heather A. Beasley works with the Boulder Ensemble Theatre Company as an associate producer, dramaturg, literary manager, and director. Let’s be realistic: theatres can’t force self-identification on our audience members. Most … Read More