International TYA Symposium

Relationship and Possibilities between TYA and Society

Fri 28 July 10:00-12:30 @ Himeyuri Peace Hall

Admission Free
With Simultaneous interpretation Japanese / English

TYA nurtures rich sensibilities and creativity of children who are responsible for the next generation. This symposium looks how TYA connects with society and what kind of responsibility TYA can/should carry out, and explores various possibilities of TYA.

*This event will take place right after the programme of Asian TYA Network Meeting.

Moderator: Kenjiro Otani (Director / Japan)


Henrik Køhler

Gill Robertson
Catherine Wheels
Theatre Company

Alex Byrne
Artistic Director
New International
Encounters (NIE)

Fraser Corfield
Artistic Director
Australian Theatre for Young People (ATYP)

Pierre Leclerc
General Manager
DynamO Théâtre

Stefan Fischer-Fels
Artistic Director
Junges Schauspiel / Düsseldorfer Schauspielhaus

Host: Agency for Cultural Affairs, Japan Union of Theatrical Companies for Children and Young People
Supported by the Agency for Cultural Affairs, Govenment of Japan in the fiscal 2017



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