International Visitors' Program
- Toward a international collaboration - 

The IVP is a special communication program which is designed to develop the partnership between TIF and its foreign counterparts, and to actively realize international exchange projects and co-productions as the core concern for the world wide-network of performing arts. This year, the IVP is especially designed to reinforce the partnership in the Asia-Oceanic region, and to foster young, prospective professionals who will be future leaders of the performing arts of Asia-Oceania. Inviting 7 guests from 7 countries, we will have meetings and special talk events during 5 days from Dec.4 to 9. 

- 3 goals of IVP - 
Reinforcing the partnership in the Asia -Oceanic region 
Fostering young prospective professionals of Performing Arts
Internationalizing  of Japanese Contemporary Theatre

 IVP Guests Profiles
name   country  organization 
  Mr. Lee Gyu-Seog  South Korea  Seoul Fringe Festival
Mr. Steven Pang  Hong Kong  Asia Arts Net 
Mr. Steven Richardson   Australia Next Wave Festival 2002 
Chamber Made
Mr. Lee Chee Keng Singapore Practice Performing Arts School
Mr.Sulayman Al-Bassam
Ms. Georgina Van Welie
UK / Kuwait  Zaoum Theatre Company 
 IVP informations
Date December 4 to 9, 2002
Venues Japan Foundation +  conferences rooms in theatres in Tokyo
Co-organizer Japan Foundation
Participants IVP Guests, Japanese Performing Arts Professionals, etc,
Information to Chiaki SOMA (Ms.)

More information will be available at the middle of November.