Catch up with news about our performing arts events and initiatives around the world

24th Sep 2019 — 25th Oct 2019

Watch online: CAITLIN by Light, Ladd & Emberton

Join us to watch a powerful duet exploring the tumultuous relationship between Caitlin and her husband – the poet Dylan Thomas. Available here until 25 October.

20th Aug 2019 — 22nd Aug 2019

Announcing the artists on the Artist Development Programme 2019

Discover which UK artists will travel to Edinburgh to experience the Edinburgh Festivals, build international links and develop their careers

19th Aug 2019 — 19th Aug 2019

What's happening in UK theatre and dance?

Want to catch up with the latest trends in the sector and some of the hottest shows? Join us online from the Edinburgh Festivals in conversation with Paul Burns, Lyn Gardner and Clare Reddington

International opportunities for UK artists

Want support to work internationally but not sure where to begin? Here’s a quick rundown of funding opportunities that you can apply for

22nd Jun 2019 — 22nd Jul 2019

Join us online to watch Phoenix Dance Theatre's Windrush

Phoenix Dance Theatre remembers the arrival of Caribbean migrants in the UK with a lively celebration of the rise of multicultural Britain

19th Aug 2019 — 24th Aug 2019

Announcing the Edinburgh Showcase 2019 programme

We’re excited to reveal our programme of 30 compelling productions, featuring burgers, blood and #MeToo influences

1st Mar 2019 — 31st May 2019

From disability arts in Nepal to hip hop from Uganda

Coming up this spring… Find out what artists are up to around the world with the British Council

1st Mar 2019 — 30th Apr 2019

Announcing the winners of our International Bursaries for Bloggers

Discover which UK arts bloggers have been awarded bursaries to travel to Lagos, Romania and New York

Announcing the winners of the International Radio Playwriting Competition

Air-raids, game shows and mattresses. Outstanding radio plays from Belgium, Nigeria and Yemen come top in a record-breaking year

28th Mar 2019 — 31st Mar 2019

International event in Hull to explore the reality of inclusion

IETM Hull 2019 is a major European arts networking event that takes place as the UK departs the EU

1st Nov 2018 — 4th Nov 2018

15 UK creatives travel to Europe to make international links

Discover which practitioners have been awarded bursaries to join the British Council delegation at IETM Munich

15th Sep 2018 — 15th Oct 2018

Join us online for stories of migration with National Theatre Wales

Watch Tide Whisperer, an immersive performance tackling the global phenomena of mass movement and displacement

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