Is there still a need for international performing arts festivals today?

  • Professional meeting

With Le Festival d'Avignon, Onda, Edinburgh International Festival and Institut Français

This discussion opens a series of meetings between these 4 partner organisations, which will continue in the summer of 2025 in Avignon and Edinburgh.

© Christophe Raynaud de Lage

Presentation

On the occasion of the annual meeting of Onda's partners, the Avignon Festival, the Edinburgh Festival, the Institut français and Onda are organising a time of exchange bringing together international festivals from different continents and on different scales, to reflect together on the conditions for the development and transformation of these international events, in the face of current and future challenges. This exchange will launch a series of meetings between the 4 partner organisations, which will continue in the summer of 2025 in Avignon and Edinburgh.

Distribution

With Kyu Choi (Seoul Performing Arts Festival), Nayse Lopes (Festival Panorama, Rio de Janeiro), Roy Luxford (Edinburgh International Festival), Jessie Mill (Festival TransAmériques, Montréal), Kasia Torz (Holland Festival, Amsterdam) - (in progress)

Organised by Festival d'Avignon, Onda, Edinburgh International Festival, Institut français

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