/ Sector News

Imaginate Digital Delegate Encounters

FREE: 28th and 29th May

There will be no 2020 Edinburgh International Children’s Festival, so Imaginate Digital Delegate Encounters is marking the occasion with a series of free online encounters to bring the children’s theatre and dance sector together.

Join the Imaginate team and industry professionals from around the world for a range of digital events including discussions with artists, panel talks, networking events and social activities. Imaginate promise to discuss topics beyond the Covid-19 crisis!

Digital Delegate Encounters hopes to create a friendly space to share anecdotes and observations amongst our global peers who are inventing novel ways to deal with a new era for the performing arts.


Thu 28 May 12:00 (BST) – In conversation with Sue Giles (Polyglot) and Ellie Griffiths (Oily Cart)
Thu 28 May 16:00 (BST) – Programming in a new era
Fri 29 May 13:30 (BST) – Playwrights Discussion Panel: Dark themes in theatre for young people
Fri 29 May 16:00 (BST) – In conversation with Natasha Gilmore
Fri 29 May 20:00 (BST) – Virtual Disco with DJ Jordy Deelight
Thu 28-Fri 29 May (various) – A Piece of You with Greg Sinclair

Please register via Eventbrite here so that Imaginate can send you links to access the live events.