Past Conferences - 2010s

Year: 2019


Place: Shanghai, China


Duration: 8 July, 2019 - 12 July, 2019


Organizer: Shanghai Theatre Academy


Subject: Theatre, Performance and Urbanism


Category: Annual Conference

The conference programme can be downloaded here

The book of abstracts can be downloaded here



Year: 2018


Place: Belgrade, Serbia


Duration: 9 July, 2018 - 13 July, 2018


Organizer: Faculty of Dramatic Arts, University of Arts, Belgrade


Subject: Theatre and Migration: Theatre, Nation and Identity: Between Migration and Stasis


Category: World Congress

The conference programme can be downloaded here

The book of abstracts can be downloaded here 




Year: 2017


Place: São Paulo, Brazil


Duration: 10 July, 2017 - 14 July, 2017


Organizer: University of São Paulo


Subject: Unstable Geographies: Multiple Theatricalities


Category: Annual Conference


The conference programme can be viewed here 

The book of abstracts can be viewed here





Year: 2016

Place: Stockholm, Sweden

Duration: 13 June, 2016 - 17 June, 2016

Organizer: Stockholm University

Subject: Presenting the Theatrical Past

Category: Annual Conference

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Year: 2015

Place: Hyderabad, India

Duration: July 5, 2015 - July 10, 2015

Organizer: Department of Theatre Arts, University of Hyderabad

Subject: Theatre and Democracy

Category: Annual Conference


Year: 2014

Place: Warwick, United Kingdom

Duration: July 28, 2014 - August 1, 2014

Organizer: School of Theatre, Performance and Cultural Policy Studies, University of Warwick

Subject: Theatre and Stratification

Category: World Congress

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Year: 2013

Place: Barcelona, Spain

Duration: July 21, 2013 - July 26, 2013

Organizer: Institut del Teatre, Barcelona

Subject: Re-routing Performance

Category: Annual Conference

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Year: 2012

Place: Santiago, Chile

Duration: July 22, 2012 - July 28, 2012

Organizer: School of Drama, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile

Subject: Mediating Performance

Category: Annual Conference


Year: 2011

Place: Osaka, Japan

Duration: August 7, 2011 - August 12, 2011

Organizer: Theatre Studies Section, Graduate School of Letters, Osaka University

Subject: Tradition, Innovation, Community

Category: Annual Conference


Year: 2010

Place: Munich, Germany

Duration: July 25, 2010 - July 31, 2010

Organizer: Theaterwissenschaft München an der Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München

Subject: Cultures of Modernity

Category: 16th World Congress

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