International Conference "Performing Arts Between Tradition and Contemporaneity"

25.07.2023 – 29.07.2023

Laubegg Castle

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NIPAI is excited to invite you to join us for a 20th annual IUGTE Conference "Performing Arts Between Tradition and Contemporaneity" in Laubegg Castle (Austria) in July 2023 that focuses on building new creative collaboration networks in Performing Arts.

The number of participants is limited. Participation by early booking only.


July 25, 2023:
19:00 - IUGTE Conference opening and first meeting

July 26-28, 2023:
Conference program: practical workshops, presentations, works-in-progress, lectures and discussions. The conference program will run a full day with breaks between presentations and breaks for meals. The registered participants will receive a detailed daily schedule.

July 29. 2023:
7:30-9:00 - Breakfast
9:00 - Check-out and departure

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Costs for participants:
Tuition Fee for 3 Days: 200€

Everything is organised on the same territory: creative space and full board accommodation, so that participants can concentrate on creation and communication without any distractions of the routine necessities. Check Out accommodations & foods:

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Who is this program for?

  • Theatre actors and directors;
  • Circus actors and directors;
  • Physical theatre actors and directors;
  • Dancers and choreographers.
  • Art managers and organizers of conferences 
  • Fundraisers
  • Teachers and representatives of the performing arts departments of various universities

What will you be able to learn?
At the conference, attendees will have the chance to learn from experts in their field through workshops, presentations, and panel discussions. They will gain insights into new approaches and perspectives, as well as the latest industry trends and best practices. Additionally, attendees will have the opportunity to network with fellow performers and industry professionals, build new relationships, and explore potential opportunities for collaboration and partnership. Overall, the conference offers a wealth of knowledge and resources for performers looking to enhance their skills, broaden their horizons, and advance their careers.

How is the conference going?
The 3-day conference program features an array of engaging activities, including practical workshops, insightful presentations, dynamic works-in-progress sessions, informative lectures, and thought-provoking discussions. The conference schedule is designed to run a full day, with ample breaks between presentations and designated meal times. All registered participants will receive a comprehensive daily schedule, outlining the timing and content of each session. The program is carefully curated to provide attendees with an enriching and diverse experience, offering valuable opportunities to learn, connect, and grow.

The Working Language
The working language of the program is English. You  will be able to participate and practice together with performers from different techniques and countries. Multidisciplinarity and multiculturality are one of the most important principles of our programs.

This is a great opportunity for you to expand your knowledge, improve your skills, and connect with other like-minded individuals in the industry.

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