National Youth Arts Summit
A reminder to start start making plans to attend the Australian Theatre Forum from 3 – 5 October in Adelaide and the National Youth Arts Summit which is being held the following day on 6 October, run by Carclew in North Adelaide. TYA discussions will also be held during the ATF.

ASSITEJ General Assembly wrap up
At the recent ASSITEJ congress in South Africa, the following topics were raised by the Assembly for improvement over the next three years: Inclusivity, Language, Child-Participation, De-colonisation. Full assembly minutes are available via the ASSITEJ website.

ASSITEJ Artistic Gathering
Over the past three years, the annual international Artistic Gathering has focused on intergenerational exchange, inter-disciplinary exchange and inter-cultural exchange. Make a note of newly announced Artistic Gatherings: ASSITEJ Artistic Gathering in Beijing, China as part of the Beijing International Children’s Festival in July/August 2018 and ASSITEJ Artistic Gathering as part of SAND Festival in Kristiansand, Norway in November 2019.

Upcoming ASSITEJ events
Save the date for the 20th ASSITEJ International Congress in Tokyo, Japan in 2020.