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Results: EFFEA Call #1
The results of the European Festivals Fund for Emerging Artists – EFFEA are now known.
Swedish presidency: festivals in the spotlight
From 1 January 2023 and until 30 June, Sweden is assuming the EU presidency. Have a look here and discover the inspiring festivals coming up in Sweden!
WINTER FESTIVALS ARE THERE!
With the arrival of winter, there are many festivals to look forward to. Have a look at our overview!
[Youth & Festival’s Stories] BIG BANG Festival
BIG BANG is a festive ode to adventurous music and sound art for young audiences. On their journey, the young audience is faced with, and will experience, a colourful musical programme of music performances, sound installations and concerts.
[Youth & Festival’s Stories] Chania Film Festival
Chania Film Festival has been implementing educational programmes systematically since 2002. More than 10.000 students and teachers participate in activities of the festival annually (screenings, workshops, digital literacy topics, etc.).
[Youth & Festival’s Stories] Festival MILANoLTRE
Festival MILANoLTRE calls young artists to create a new artistic product inserted in the official schedule of the festival, created and designed by managerial and artistic figures under 35, renewing the cultural offer in ways that allow shared planning with younger audiences.
[Youth & Festival’s Stories] THINK BIG! Festival
THINK BIG! is aware of the importance of stretching the contact with young people. The 2022 edition included contemporary dance and music theatre shows for children, youth and all ages. Several workshops and conversations were organised between young people and artists.
[Youth & Festival’s Stories] Travel Fest Albania
Travel Fest Albania's success of such an extensive activity was possible thanks to the extraordinary help of young volunteers. About 20 young people received the volunteer uniform and worked tirelessly to make the festival a hit.
The EFFEA Call is extended
Good news for those who need a bit more time! We have extended the deadline to apply for the European Festivals Fund for Emerging Artists - EFFEA to next week Monday, 21 November 2022.
[Youth & Festival’s Stories] Varna Summer International Music Festival
Varna Summer International Music Festival is almost 100 years “young”. Young participants and audience are not only part of the artistic platform, but also the emotional charge of the festival. Find out what activities Varna offers them.
The EFFEA Call is open: Apply now!
We are happy to announce that the EFFEA call is open. 50 festivals and their emerging artists will be selected for an artistic residency programme between 1 February and 31 December 2023. Apply before 15 November 2022.