Welcome to the world festival overview!
On this page we collect all coming festivals and showcases for TYA in the entire ASSITEJ network and beyond.
If you are a festival organiser and you want to let us know about your upcoming festival, please fill out the registration form here!
Please note that your activity will not be published immediately. Since the editorial staff is not permanently occupied, some time can pass before everything is viewed and edited. We reserve the right to decide autonomously on the publication of your contributions. Only festivals with a clear link to a young audience will be published. If you are unable to add your activities in this way, if you have any questions or wish to make corrections, you can always contact us.


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FestivalOrganiserWebsiteCountryCity / TownStart dateEnd date
Festival de Títeres de Las MerindadesAlauda Teatro🖥Spain2019-07-042019-07-07
International Youth Arts FestivalCreative Youth🖥United KingdomKingston upon Thames2019-07-052019-07-14
China Children‘s Theatre FestivalChina National Theatre for Children🖥ChinaBeijing2019-07-052019-08-10
ASSITEJ Korea International Summer FestivalASSITEJ Korea🖥Korea SouthSeoul2019-07-242019-08-04
MAFUWE International Festival of DanceMAFUWE International Festival of Dance🖥ZimbabweHarare2019-08-162019-08-18
ASSITEJ Artistic Gathering 2019ASSITEJ Norway🖥NorwayKristiansand2019-09-022019-09-07
International Puppet Theatre Festival PIFCultural Center Travno, Zagreb, Republic of Croatia, Ljubica Suturović🖥CroatiaZagreb2019-09-132019-09-20
Take Part in ArtTeatr Małego Widza🖥PolandWarsaw2019-09-132019-12-15
International Festival of Contemporary Animation Theatre “ImPuls”Tandarica Animation Theatre🖥RomaniaBucharest2019-09-142019-09-22
Internationales Musik- und Theaterfestival KinderKinderKinderKinder e.V.🖥GermanyHamburg2019-09-152019-11-10
6th International Annual Children's Arts & Cultural FestivalChildren of Namibia Arts Education for Development🖥NamibiaWindhoek2019-09-272019-09-28
Festival Internacional de Teatro para la Infancia y la Juventud (FITIJ) Guaguas De MaizFundacion Cactus Azul Arte Escenico🖥EcuadorQuito2019-10-032019-10-04
Guaguas De MaízFundación Cactus Azul Arte Escénico🖥EcuadorQuito2019-10-202019-11-03
Porquê? Semana de Teatro Dedicado à Infância e JuventudeFértil Cultural🖥PortugalV. N. de Famalicão2019-10-202019-10-26
NAKS FestivalASSITEJ Estonia🖥EstoniaTallinn2019-10-302019-11-01
Sibiu Young FestivalSibiu GONG Theatre for Children and Youth🖥RomaniaSibiu2019-11-012019-11-10
El Més Petit de TotsEulàlia Ribera / Isabel Urpí🖥SpainSabadell, Barcelona and other 9 cities2019-11-092019-11-24
ŻiguŻajg FestivalFondazzjoni Kreattività🖥MaltaValletta & Gozo2019-11-152019-11-24
Panoptikum FestivalTheater Mummpitz🖥GermanyNuremberg2020-02-042020-02-09
Krokusfestivalcultural centre Hasselt🖥BelgiumHasselt2020-02-192020-02-27
Visioni di futuro, Visioni di teatro...La Baracca Onlus🖥ItalyBologna2020-02-282020-03-08
International Puppet Festival The Golden DolphinThe Golden Dolphin🖥BulgariaVarna2020-10-012020-10-07
Festival Africain de Theatre pour l’Enfance et la Jeunesse (FATEJ)Theatre Du Chocolat🖥CameroonYaoundé2020-11-062020-11-14
FITA ChileTeVeo Assitej Chile & Amazonas Network🖥ChileSantiago2019-11-022019-11-05
Cradle of CreativityASSITEJ South Africa🖥South AfricaCape Town2019-08-202019-08-25
ricca ricca*festaACO Okinawa🖥JapanNaha, Okinawa2019-07-212019-07-28
Awal Theater InternationalAwal Theater🖥BahrainManama2020-02-062020-02-12
Bibu - the Swedish Performing Arts Biennial for Children and YouthBibu AB🖥SwedenHelsingborg2020-05-132020-05-16
Edinburgh International Children's FestivalImaginate🖥United KingdomEdinburgh2020-05-202020-05-31
SAMPO 2019Puppet Theatre Sampo🖥FinlandHelsinki2019-08-282019-09-01
RUUTIA! International Dance Festival for Children and Young AudiencesDance Theatre Hurjaruuth🖥FinlandHelsinki2020-04-212020-04-25
KIFT-Kininso International Festival of TheatreKininso Koncepts Productions🖥NigeriaLagos2019-11-122019-11-18
Festival Petits bonheursMarion Delpierre🖥CanadaMontréal2020-05-012020-05-10
FIAMS - Festival international des arts de la marionnette à SaguenayThéâtre La Rubrique🖥CanadaVille Saguenay2019-07-232019-07-28
WeeFestival of Arts and Culture for Early YearsLynda Hill🖥CanadaToronto2020-05-042020-05-24


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