Festival Production Management Training 2018 - Deadline extended - Apply by 15 September.

1 June 2017

The Festival Academy (an initiative of the European Festivals Association - EFA) has extended the call for application for Edition 2018 of the Festival Production Management Training to give more people the chance to take part in this training.  Production managers from all over the world are invited to apply by 15 September

A unique 3-module programme

The Festival Production Management Training is a format focusing on realising and implementing the vision of the artistic director. The training programme looks at the practical side of this process, with special attention given to working with artists. Participants meet and exchange with experienced production managers and artists, including set designers, light designers, conductors, choir leaders etc. The training is set up as a long-term programme of three modules spread over a period of one or more year(s).

Module I: 17 – 20 January 2018, Antwerp, Belgium: a 4-day workshop with practical study visits and focus on the exchange of experiences. Following two successful editions, The Festival Academy continues its collaboration with deSingel International Arts Campus where Module I will take place. deSingel is an arts site for theatre, dance, music and architecture, meant for a broad art-loving audience. As a contemporary and international-oriented arts campus, deSingel pays special attention to permanent arts education. 

Module II: hands-on placement at a high-level festival (see the festivals which offered placements for the 2017 edition here)

Module III: a three-day concluding session (have a look at the 2016 edition here)

Join a new network 25 young production managers will be selected to take part, and all participants become part of the Alumni Network. After eleven Ateliers and two editions of the Festival Production Management Training, the network counts 450 members from 67 countries.

For all details visit Festival Production Management Training website!