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International Producers Breakfast 2017

24th August 2017

09:00 - 11:00

The Hub, Edinburgh


Visiting Arts will celebrate its 40th anniversary this year and we look forward to marking it with you at the Edinburgh Festivals where so much of our work and so many of the artists we have worked with have appeared and developed their practice. Over the years, VA has supported artists and cultural managers connect worldwide to develop collaborations and expand their markets.

The International Producers’ Breakfast is presented in partnership with Creative Scotland and has become an important annual event for Scottish and international arts professionals working in or attending the Edinburgh Festivals, creating the opportunity for 200 UK and international producers, programmers and creators with a passion for international and intercultural performance to come together, make new connections and sow seeds of collaboration, exchange and partnership for the coming year.

Panel Discussion
09:00 – 10:00    
This year, the panel discussion will focus on innovative and enterprising trends and modesl in the festival scene. We are delighted to have Fergus Linehan, Festival Director and Chief Executive at Edinburgh International Festival give the opening welcomeMichelle Walker (Greenwich + Docklands International Festival), Alyssa Rostant (NEW FIRE Festival), independent producer Rama Thaharani, and Chad Herzog (International Festival of Arts & Ideas) join us for the discussion.

10:00 – 11:00    
The networking breakfast, facilitated by our experienced ambassadors, will help you promote your projects, discover new works and connect with new people and potential work partners. An e-directory of participants will be distributed in advance of the event to facilitate networking.

The event is FREE but capacity is limited. We will admit a maximum of 3 attendants per organisation; please provide details for each individual when registering.

Once registered please click attending on our Facebook event page.

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Visiting Arts would like to thank Creative Scotland, Edinburgh International Festival and The Hub for their generous support of this event.