- Mar 14
For theatre companies: apply now to perform at the 2016 Festival of William Shakespeare
The 2016 Festival of William Shakespeare, co-hosted by International Theatre Institute (ITI), Shanghai Theatre Academy and Chinese Dramatists Society, will be held in Shanghai from 11-17 September.
Theatre companies can apply by sending an preliminary application to the festival committee giving details of your production. You can use the application form below. Send your application to firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline is 30 April 2016. If you have any questions, you can call Shirley Zou (Tel: 86-21-62488896).
The festival will commemorate the rich, spiritual contributions offered by Shakespeare by combining the worlds of Chinese theatre and foreign theatre into one festival – thereby reaching and enriching foreign theatre audiences and Chinese theatre audiences.
The 7 day festival will include a combined program of more than ten pieces, produced by international and local professional performance groups or by theatre university groups from all over the world. During the festival, all delegates are respectfully invited to a conference on the theme of Shakespeare and Contemporary China.
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