Un Royaume (A Kingdom) by Claude Schmitz

Théâtre de Liège/Belgium

The Presence of the Observer Changes Everything

National Theatre in Belgrade/Serbia

12th Edition of Autorentheatertage in Berlin

Deutsches Theater Berlin/Germany

¡Adelante! In Heidelberg

Theater und Orchester Heidelberg/Germany

Your Majesty!

Kutaisi Lado Meskhishvili Professional State Drama Theatre/Georgia

Rebrand of the Molodyy Theatre

Kyiv National Academic Molodyy Theatre/Ukraine

Welcome Back to D. Maria II

Teatro Nacional D. Maria II, Lisbon/Portugal

By Far the Best

Theater Magdeburg/Germany

The Long-Awaited Return

JK Opole Theatre/Poland

Kay Voges – New Artistic Director of Volkstheater Wien

Volkstheater Wien, Vienna/Austria

Staying Open and Safe

Croatian National Theatre in Zagreb/Croatia

You Can’t Keep a Good Dog Down

Teatru Malta/Malta

Season Start at De Toneelmakerij

De Toneelmakerij, Amsterdam/Netherlands

2170 – What Will the City Have Been in Which We Will Have Lived?

Theater Dortmund/Germany

60th Anniversary Celebration

Theatre and Music Centre Kardzhali/Bulgaria

Democrisis

Young Europe III

Finish Your Plate & Other Stories

Youth theatre performances by de Toneelmakerij on “Theaterflix”

Strange Things

Young Europe III

Before Tomorrow

Young Europe III

Age of Rage

Young Europe III

Rage

Young Europe III

30 Years of Peaceful Revolution in Dresden

Staatsschauspiel Dresden

Premieres at Landestheater Linz

Landestheater Linz

Focusing on the Classics While Projecting Towards Contemporary Theatre

Fondazione Teatro Due

Romanian Theatre in the Spotlight

Timișoara National Theatre

From Molière to Nina Raine

Theater Magdeburg

What Does Violence Mean?

Théâtres de la Ville de Luxembourg

Today’s Youth at the Heart of the New Season

Staatstheater Braunschweig

Solidarity in Focus

Schauspiel Leipzig

Contemporary Dramaturgy in Focus

Teatro Stabile di Torino

Fake News: There is no Portuguese Dramaturgy

“Find Ways to Give Something Back to the Local Community”

Promoting Young Creation in Luxembourg

Generating New Audiences: More Than a Task

Radar Ost – Deutsches Theater on the Lookout

Bringing Stages to Audiences

On the process of opening satellite stages in Tbilisi and Oslo

"I Am Isa": Words of Youngsters

Young Europe III

First English Version of Ukrainian Classic, Maklena

Kyiv National Academic Molodyy Theatre

Rage – What Does the New Generation Think?

Young Europe III

The Salems Witches

Performance Exchange 2019

My Rather Odd Friend Walter

Performance Exchange 2019

P. Experiment

“Alexandru Davila” Theatre

Einer von uns

Det Norske Teatret

International Recognition for Staatsschauspiel Dresden

Staatsschauspiel Dresden

Huge Success for Counting Sheep – Staging a Revolution

Belarus Free Theatre
ETC Activities

The next edition of the ETC International Theatre Conference will be held online from 25 to 27 November 2020.

The “European Theatre Forum 2020: European Performing Arts in Focus” is an international platform for vision, discourse, exchange, networking and policymaking to strategically strengthen the structurally highly fragmented European theatre sector.

The ETC Coffee Breaks are a (virtual) place for you to take a short moment to reflect, discuss and exchange with your international peers from the network.

Grants available! The Digital Theatre Programme offers support for innovative digital theatre projects by ETC Member Theatres and fosters international digital community building and outreach.

The ETC’s artistic collaboration project Young Europe III focuses on theatre as a place of identification for young people in Europe.

Supporting emerging theatre artists by offering new perspectives and professional artistic experiences in a European public theatre. 

Grants available! The Performance Exchange Programme is available to ETC Member Theatres wishing to invite a guest performance from another ETC Member Theatre. 

Grants available! ETC offers all technical, administrative and artistic personnel from Member Theatres the opportunity to exchange know-how and techniques at an ETC Member Theatre in another European country for a period of up to four weeks.

Year 2020
News
14 October 2020

New Publication: Youth Theatre – A Casebook is Released

Best-practice examples to make theatre with and for young people

A publication for the creative community of theatre professionals, presenting reflection and best-practice examples to make theatre with and for young people.

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News

Press Release

European Theatre Forum 2020: European Performing Arts in Focus: The Programme Is Now Online

11-13 November 2020: An online sectorial meeting set to envision the future of theatre & the performing arts in Europe.

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News
30 July 2020

Invite a Guest Performance From Another ETC Member Theatre

5 Grants Available for Performance Exchange

You are an ETC Member and wish to welcome a performance from another member to your theatre? ETC has a special programme offering grants to enable this performance exchange.

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News
22 July 2020

Press Release

European Theatre Forum 2020: European Performing Arts in Focus

Europe’s theatre sector now has a strategic platform for exchange & policymaking: the European Theatre Forum 2020 will take place for the first time in November 2020.

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News
Apply by 4 September 2020

Become a Host Theatre for our Artist Residency Programme

Could your theatre host an emerging artist and help them in the next stage of their career?  

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News
12 June 2020

Replay: Reopening European Theatres

Under the theme "Connecting the separated – Reopening European Theatres", the conference's highlight panel discussion was livestreamed with the help of Howlround Theatre Commons. Watch it in replay!

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News
27 March 2020

Press Release

ETC Releases Participatory Theatre – A Casebook Online

On World Theatre Day 2020, the European Theatre Convention (ETC) is offering exclusive and unlimited access to its newest publication.

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