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Call for: Atelier for Young Festival Managers EDINBURGH 2014


Deadline approaching for Atelier for Young Festival Managers EDINBURGH 2014
The European Festivals Association (EFA) reminds emerging festival managers to apply for the Atelier for Young Festival Managers EDINBURGH 2014 until 10th of September 2013. The seventh edition of EFA’s unique training programme is organised in collaboration with the Edinburgh International Festival and will take place from 3rd to 10th of April 2014.

source: http://www.efa-aef.eu/newpublic/upload/efadoc/13/Call_AtelierEdinburgh2014_17052013.pdf

Applications have to be submitted via an online application form. Detailed information on the Atelier EDINBURGH, on the application process and eligibility criteria is available at www.atelierforyoungfestivalmanagers.eu. Please contact EFA with any questions you may have at [email protected]
45 participants to meet 10 presenters
The Atelier EDINBURGH 2014, part of The Festival Academy, will bring together 45 young festival managers from a diversity of backgrounds ensured by a comprehensive selection procedure. Under the coordination of Hugo De Greef (former EFA Secretary General, General Manager Bruges European Capital of Culture 2002, Founder and former Director Kaaitheater, Brussels), some ten presenters from all over the world will share their rich experiences with the participants through lectures, one-to-one talks, workshops etc.
Edinburgh: a festival city

The 2013 edition of the Edinburgh International Festival is currently enlivening the city of Edinburgh (9th og August until 1st of September 2013). It is one of the brilliant festivals hosted by the Scottish capital each year. Every August, it transforms one of the world's most beautiful cities, presenting three exhilarating weeks of the finest creators and performers from the world of the arts - for everyone. Being a renowned cultural event and a significant protagonist of the local cultural sector, the Edinburgh International Festival is the ideal partner for the 2014 Atelier for Young Festival Managers.

The cultural scene of Edinburgh adds a remarkable value to the programme and the beautiful and well preserved historic town will be the perfect backdrop for the Atelier EDINBURGH 2014, a unique location which the Atelier’s participants will be able to discover.

Submit your application online
Selection criteria and application procedure can be found in the Call for Application. The Application Form for EDINBURGH 2014 has to be submitted until 10th of September 2013.
Call for application

Spread the word
Young festival managers from all over the world are invited to apply and benefit from the unique 7-day training programme. Festivals, cultural organisations, networks, foundations, universities etc are invited to delegate and support a young festival manager to participate in the Atelier EDINBURGH 2014. Spread the Call for Application broadly to your members, partners, contacts and interested people.
 Latest news, documents, and all information related to the Atelier can be followed at www.atelierforyoungfestivalmanagers.eu. In case of questions please contact [email protected] or call +32 9 241 8080.