Due to the Paris IDEA Congress (see below) , Drama Australia will not be holdng its regular annual conference in 2013. The next Drama Australia conference will be in Tasmania in 2014. More details as they become available ...
IDEA CONGRESS, PARIS July 8-13, 2013
The 8th congress of the International Drama/Theatre and Education Association (IDEA Paris 2013), organized by ANRAT, stands as a unique opportunity to discover new approaches to Arts Education. Keynote presentations, Round-Tables, Papers, Special Interest Groups, Workshops and Performances will be taking place for five days in the very centre of Paris to collect and share new information, compare existing models and exchange views with other congress participants coming from all over the world.
End of the call for contributions
Over 500 submissions have been sent from all over the world to the congress academic committee from all over the world. The list of accepted contributions will be published on our website www.idea-Paris.2013.org early February 2013. Besides, each applicant will receive an individual answer.
IDEA Paris 2013 Patrons
Leading figures of the performing arts and scientific fields, involved in cultural and artistic transmission, have been asked to support the IDEA Paris 2013 Congress. This Patrons Committee is currently being built, but already includes personalities such as Ariane Mnouchkine, Jacques Lassalle, Carolyn Carlson, Alain Berthoz, Héla Fattoumi and Eric Lamoureux, Wajdi Mouawad, Roméo Castellucci, Jean-Claude Grumberg, Robert Abirached, Philippe Meirieu et Abdou Diouf.
Look up the patrons’ short biographies on the idea website www.idea-paris.2013.org, « Patrons » section
The Congress opening ceremony
The IDEA Paris Congress opening ceremony will be taking place at 5.30 p.m. on Monday, July 8th, 2013 at the Théâtre de la Ville in Paris.
IDEA Paris 2013 Congress : public press conference
The IDEA Paris 2013 Congress will be presented on Monday February 11Th, 2013, at the Café des Oeillets inside the Théâtre de la Ville in Paris. Patrice Baldwin, President of IDEA, Catherine Tasca, President of IDEA Paris 2013, and Emmanuel Demarcy-Mota, President of ANRAT, will attend this public conference.
Young people's performances
Young actors, dancers and puppeteers from all over the world will be given the opportunity to perform during the IDEA Congress. Their performances will be taking place late afternoons in theatre venues and youth centres in Paris.
The young people's performances programme will be published in February on www.idea-paris-2013.org.
An online registration form in Spanish will soon be available. We remind you that the French and English versions are already available if you want to register for the congress on our website www.idea-paris-2013.org.
Donations from Cultural organizations – deadline: March 15th, 2013
As a cultural, artistic, or educational organization, or as a theatre, a company, or a school, you may wish to support the congress organization through a donation. Depending on the size of your organization, you may donate either 250 euros or 500 euros, and you will be offered two free entrances to the Congress, or even three if you are already an ANRAT member.
If you want to donate, please get in touch with Danièle Naudin / firstname.lastname@example.org
Find accommodation during the congress
In order to facilitate your stay and enable you to attend the congress in the best possible conditions, we have booked rooms in the very centre of Paris. Staying in one of these hostels, or in one of our partner hotels, will allow you to develop new contacts, deepen your relationships with other congress participants, and benefit from reduced fees.
To book your accommodation, please get in touch with Laura Jandrau / email@example.com
Are you keen on the topic of Arts Education? Then do get involved in the congress organization by taking part as a volunteer worker in disseminating information or translation tasks before the congress, by welcoming and assisting participants during the congress, or setting up different activities. Get in touch with us now if interested by sending a message to the following email address: firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you want to volunteer, please get in touch with Albane Ligeour / email@example.com
Call to partners
Sponsors and benefactors who will support initiatives where youth and culture meet, you are most welcome to become partners of the congress. Give real visibility to your commitment by sharing skills, making a financial contribution or a contribution in kind.
Please get in touch with Albane Ligeour / firstname.lastname@example.org
For up-dated information on the congress, please register on our Facebook « Idea 2013 – 8e Congrès » group, or go on the Congress facebook page IDEA Paris 2013. To subscribe to the newsletter, go on www.idea-paris-2013.org
JULY 4-7, 2013
NATIONAL DRAMA CONFERENCE (UK)
Greenwich Univeristy, London
Proposals to Present CLOSE on January 31st, 2013
JULY 8-13, 2013
The 2013 IDEA (International Drama/theatre and Education Association) Congress will be held in Paris July 8-13.
The main venue for the IDEA Congress year in Paris is the Université de Paris 7 Diderot. This University is on the left bank, very close to the Seine River, upstream for the famous “Quartier Latin”, not too far from the Place de la Bastille, very close to the new François Mitterrand National Library. A very pleasant district of Paris “intra muros”. http://www.univ-paris-diderot.fr/english/sc/site.php?bc=accueil&np=accueil&g=m/
The Call for Contributions CLOSES on November 8th, 2012. Presenters will be notified in December.
NEWS ON IDEA CONGRESS ACCOMMODATION FROM IDEA
The 8th IDEA World Congress will be held in Paris, France, from 8th July to 13th July 2013, inviting Drama / Theatre and Education experts from the whole world to share their knowledge and questions.
We feel confident the Congress will be a great success and we have proposals to submit to all potential participants. To help you with accommodation, we have booked rooms and beds in the very heart of Paris at very cheap rates (about 30€ a person for one night).
170 beds are booked, 7-15 July, prices for 1 night and breakfast
- 26 double bed rooms : 31,70 € each people, per day
- 24 triple bed rooms : 31,70 € each people, per day
- 20 double bed rooms, shower outside : 29 € each people, per day
- 2 triple bed rooms, accessible in wheelchair :29 € each people, per day
- 15 double bed rooms, half pension 37 € each people, per day
128 beds are booked, 7-15 July, prices for 1 night and breakfast
- 61 single rooms : 43 € each people, per day
- 16 double bed rooms : 31,70 € each people, per day
- 3 triple bed rooms, shower outside : 29 € each people, per day
- 3 triple bed rooms, accessible in wheelchair : 29€ each people, per day
- 4 five beds rooms : 29€ each people, per day
In order for us to secure these pre-bookings, we need to pay 30% of the total charge, which is financially difficult for us. So if you are interested in our proposals, please let us know as soon as possible.
CODE Conference (drama and dance), Canada, October 18-20, 2013
Join us for the 5th IMC World Forum on Music
Sustaining music, engaging communities
in Brisbane, Australia, 21 – 24 November 2013
(followed by the 35th IMC General Assembly, November 25-26 2013)
The 5th IMC World Forum on Music will be co-organised by the International Music Council, the Music Council of Australia and Queensland Conservatorium Research Centre, Griffith University.
International Music Council
1 rue Miollis
75732 Paris cedex 15
Tel. +33 1 45 68 48 50
Fax +33 1 45 68 48 66
Performing Arts Management Today
December 17 - 21, 2013
at Retzhof Castle Educational Institute
in Leitring bei Leibnitz, Austria!
The conference working language is English.
You are welcome to take part in the conference as
a Speaker, Presenter, Participant, Observer!
At the moment the conference is accepting presentation proposals!
Presentation formats: reading/lecture, paper presentation, practical workshop/master class, video/photo demonstration, other way of demonstration offered by Speaker/Presenter can be considered. Submission guidelines and practical details: http://www.iugte.com/projects/performingartsmanagement
appreciate in advance if you could spread the word among your colleagues.
Thank you very much, and have a great creative work in your field!