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Ateliers for Young Festival Managers: call for intense training program in Singapore and Izmir

A call has been made to bring together young festival managers from around the world to take part in training workshops from May 14 to 21 in Singapore and October 24 to 31 in Izmir, Turkey. These intensive week-long workshops are designed to share experiences and pass on knowledge of the arts, artists, and festival formulas and themes to festival organizers through group discussions and case studies. They will bring together 45 festival managers from around the world, including Bernard Faivre d’Arcier, Rose Fenton, Goh Ching Lee, Hugo De Greef, and Nele Hertling.

Applications to take part in the October workshops must be received by April 7, 2011.

For application information, go to the European Festivals Association website.