Professionalizing performing artists

International Theatre Institute
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Project implementation period: 
April 2011 to April 2012

About the project

About the projectThe project conducted by the International Theater Institute aims to carry out training activities for theater professionals in Chad. The project is expected to foster new initiatives and reinforce the country’s performing arts capabilities and the theater industry overall.  Main activities:

  • Delivering training for theatre professionals in the fields of management and communication; 
  • Organizing technical/methodological meetings between artists and other relevant professionals; 
  • Setting up music and theatre residencies involving experts and trainers;
  • Setting-up a network of sales outlets for local artists; and
  • Promoting the project through a dedicated website and traditional mass media, including radio channels.