Professional Development Delegate Package (31 May 2018)


Tuesday 3 April at 5pm


Tuesday 3 April at 5pm


£15 incl VAT

This cost covers the fee for delegate registration – successful applicants will be registered as Festival Delegates and can attend any of the Festival delegate event programme, subject to availability.



How to apply

To apply for a subsidised place, please email telling us in a paragraph why you are interested in this opportunity. Please use Professional Development Opportunity as the subject for your email.

Priority will be given to applicants who have never been selected for this supported package before, are based in Scotland and have a proven interest in performances for children and young people.

We are delighted to be offering a delegate day-package at Edinburgh International Children's Festival on Thursday 31 May with the opportunity to spend the day with peers seeing work, attending delegate events and meeting each other. This day will be hosted by Clare McGarry, our current Artist in Residence in partnership with Paisley Arts Centre, and is open for applications now.

This opportunity is aimed at all who work in the young audiences sector in Scotland including performers, directors, dancers, choreographers, writers, designers, visual artists, producers, production staff and students.

In addition to meeting members of the Imaginate team you will also attend:

11.00 (11.40) - Ogo at Institut français d’Ecosse
13.30 (14.30) - Mbuzeni at Traverse Theatre
16.00 (17.00) - In Conversation with Mbuzeni at National Museum of Scotland Auditorium
19.00 (20.00) - Rehearsed Reading of Spontaneous by Morna Pearson at Traverse Theatre

You can now see the full festival programme and download the delegate brochure.

If you would like to discuss this opportunity, please email Fiona Ferguson (Creative Development Director).