The ETC’s artistic collaboration project Young Europe III focuses on theatre as a place of identification for young people in Europe.
The objectives of this project are to highlight European contemporary playwrights and their work, create a pool of interesting contemporary texts for ETC Members, and support the international trajectory of text-based theatre plays through translation.
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.
In 2021, inspired by an idea for a play from the Austrian author Magdalena Schrefel, Schauspielhaus Graz joined with ETC to commission 5 local authors from 5 European countries to write a dramatic text exploring the question “Which kind of drama does fossil energy provoke in your country?”
The next edition of the ETC International Theatre Conference will be an in person event, hosted by Teatru Malta (Malta), 28-31 October 2021.
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 “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.
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.
Playwright Patty Kim Hamilton, writing German and English, tells us about how working bilingually influences her creative process, how she decides which language is right, and the potential for multi-lingual shows to engage news audiences
We spoke to Serge Rangoni (Artistic Director of Théâtre de Liège/Belgium) about the future of ETC and European Theatre; digital development, diversity and sustainability.
ETC is one of over 100 cultural networks and organisations calling on the EU and US to reduce obstacles to visas and work permits to empower cultural exchange.