UK Performing Arts Delegation in Japan 2018
LIMINALITY PRODUCTION IN WALES Photo by Janire Najera

From 12 to 17 February 2018, the British Council is bringing a delegation of six professionals from the performing arts sector in Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales to Japan. By developing new and existing artistic connections between the UK and Japan, the visit aims to promote further exchange and collaboration between artists, arts professionals and arts organisations in the two countries. During their visit the delegation will take part in TPAM (Performing Arts Meeting in Yokohama) to engage in discussions and network with performing arts professionals in Japan.

Delegates

Northern Ireland

Scotland

Wales

TPAM Exchange Programme

The delegates will host the following TPAM (Performing Arts Meeting in Yokohama) Exchange Programmes on Tuesday 13 and Wednesday 14 February 2018.

Tuesday 13 February: Group Meeting

10.40 - 11.10
[Table] Northern Ireland: Theatre and Dance in Post-conflict Societies

12.40 - 13.10
[Table] Scotland: The Edinburgh Festivals and Beyond

13.20 - 13.50
[Salon] Wales: International Programmes and Collaborative and Co-production Opportunities

14.40 - 15.10
[Table] Wales: Current Opportunities in Performing Arts. Potential Collaborations, Co-productions and Festivals.

Wednesday 14 February: Speed Networking 

10.00 - 12.00
[Speed Networking] Hannah Firth, Chapter Arts Centre, Cardiff, Wales
[Speed Networking] Richard Wakely, Belfast International Arts Festival

12.30 - 14.30
[Speed Networking] Paul Kaynes, National Dance Company Wales
[Speed Networking] Kully Thiarai, National Theatre Wales 

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