The World Day of Theater for Children 2019

Every year on March 20, all the artists, theater practitioners, children and everybody who love children’s theater celebrate The World Day of Theater for young audiences! Each year ASSITEJ Centres and Networks, theaters for children and artists around the globe, deliver activities ranging from conferences, performances, workshops and special media events in order not only…Read more »

Children need stories, stories need storytellers!

In the time of visual communications and artificial intelligence that is sucking the imagination out from the mind of our children, we, professionals in the field, have a fundamental mission and task to reaffirm the importance of the spoken word and stories and build up the environment for rebirth of storytelling. We must urgently educate…Read more »

Happy 2019

Dear friends, Dear colleagues in the arts and in education, Dear artists — actors, directors, dancers, set and costume designers, light designers, musicians, Dear puppeteers and puppet theater makers… Dear all of you who are working in theaters — producers, technicians, workers on stage and in administration… Dear teachers — in the universities, in the…Read more »

Theater For Children As a Tool For Social Development

An Award for Playing November 6, 2018 was very important day for me. On that day Xi’an Municipal People’s Government awarded me with “Xi’an Friendship Award”. I received this prestigious award as one of ten outstanding foreign experts that are living and working in Xi’an. Among 10 awardees from business and management I was the…Read more »