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ETC Stands Up for a Strong, Diverse and Gender Equal Theatre Sector in Europe

03 December 2018 - For immediate release

The 4-day ETC International Theatre Conference in Bratislava (Slovakia) came to a close yesterday with two strong outcomes: the call to strengthen theatre as fundamental European art form in the next Creative Europe – EU funding programme with notably the creation of a European Theatre Forum, and a European code of conduct to promote gender and diversity in the European theatres.

About a hundred international theatre-makers, ETC Member Theatres and European networks connected during this high-level event with keynotes, table talks, artistic debates and networking occasions. Moreover, two European national theatres joined the ETC network during the conference.


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