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Research on gender distribution in the Flemish performing arts sector

Four years ago Kaaitheater and the VTi, the institute for the performing arts, carried out a small-scale study: is the performing arts sector as feminine as it is generally assumed? Well, the results were disappointing! To give just one figure: of the 32 directors of civic theatres and arts centres only seven were women. Four of them worked in youth theatres. Together with the VTi and the Performi... Read More »

Czech Theatre Directory

A regularly updated directory of theatres, festivals, theatre institutions, schools, periodicals and organisations is available at: http://www.theatre.cz/czech-theatre-directory. Read More »

Festivals in the Czech Republic

The Arts and Theatre Institute maintains a regularly updated database of theatre festivals in the Czech Republic (http://www.theatre.cz/festivals-in-czech-republic). Via Virtual Study it provides access to information on festivals in the Czech Republic since 1945 (http://vis.idu.cz/Events.aspx). Read More »

Tanka – the Finnish Dance Database

Tanka – the Finnish Dance Database contains information about Finnish dance works, artists and companies. The database was published in 2000. It is updated regularly and contains thousands of entries. http://www.danceinfo.fi/tanka-en-US/   Read More »

Sceneweb

Sceneweb is a Norwegian performing arts database with registers of some of what is now performing and an historical archive. The aim of Sceneweb is to document and convey Norwegian cultural heritage, past and present, and to increase the knowledge to Norwegian performing arts. Link to Sceneweb Read More »