Do you want to attend an international conference on the performing arts this summer? 

The IUGTE Annual International Multidisciplinary Conference “Performing Arts Between Tradition and Contemporaneity” will take place on 25-29 July in a beautiful 13th-century castle in Austria. This event is perfect for artists, art educators, and art students who want to learn more about the latest trends in the performing arts field. The IUGTE offers an opportunity to present and discuss new physical theatre productions, methods and technologies.

The conference is organized by the International University Glocalization for the Performing Arts (IUGTE). ArtUniverse is proud to be a media partner of this year’s conference.

The IUGTE Conference has been held annually since 2001 and gathers together physical theatre practitioners, performing arts scholars, historians, educators, directors, actors, dancers, choreographers, designers and other artists from all over the world. The conference provides an opportunity to share experiences and ideas, to learn about new approaches in physical theatre training and education, to network and establish new professional contacts.

This year’s conference program includes keynote speeches, panel discussions, physical theatre performances, workshops and master classes. It is a great opportunity to learn from experts in the field and to meet other like-minded individuals from all over the world.


The conference offers the unique opportunity:

– to exchange experience and share ideas in performing arts education and training, rehearsal process and performance practice;

– to demonstrate various methods and techniques in contemporary performance, inspired and formed in connection with the world’s traditional heritage;

– to meet colleagues from all over the world, establish new contacts and lay a foundation for future collaboration in multicultural and multilingual artistic environment.


For the participants of this year’s conference ArtUniverse offers several types of scholarships: individual (200 euro), for groups with speakers and assistants. Scholarships are available for registration fees. We hope to see you there. Apply for your scholarship today, fill in the form:

For more information about this year’s conference, please visit the IUGTE website: