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Approved by the Ministry of Culture and hosted by China National Theatre for Children, China Children’s Theatre Festival has successfully held six sessions since 2011. On the theme of “Light Childrens Heart and Shape the Future”, the festival is trying to show various kinds of culture and art from different countries, helping Chinese audience to learn more about the world. It aims to promote the development of world children drama and strengthen international exchanges and cooperation.

So far, China Children’s Theatre Festival has already invited 130 art groups from more than 20 countries and regions including The United States, Canada, England, Spain, Germany, Finland, Sweden, Czech, Japan, Korea, Turkey, Romania, Argentina, Lithuania, etc. During the six years, beyond 253 drama productions have made nearly 1,235 performances for more than 900,000 audiences. Through excellent international drama performances, communications, different drama seminars and various drama activities, China Children’s Theatre Festival has become an important window to display domestic and foreign drama achievements; provided a great platform to promote the developments and communications, as well as a new bridge to gather strength and supports.

“All for Children” is the persistent pursuit of China National Theatre for Children, as well as the core ideology of China Children’s Theatre Festival. Let’s meet in the magnificent stage for China Children’s Theatre Festival, with arts, sincerity and responsibility, to lighten children’s heart, fly their dreams and strengthen our international friendship and cooperation.




China Children’s Drama Festival

China National Theatre for Children

No.64, Donganmen Street., Dongcheng District, Beijing, CHINA, 100006

Sun Ming:

Tel: (86-10) 65286617

Fax: (86-10) 85110261

Cell phone: +86 15210502939


Deadline for Application: 31th December 2016

Applications reaching us after 31th December 2016 will not be taken into consideration.

The result will be informed on 31th January 2017 by email.

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