Message from the General Secretary

  

​In order to build a new platform for theatre schools of different countries, on July 2005, The Central Academy of Drama, China, Nihon University College of Art, Japan and Chung-Ang University, Korea decided to set up Asia Theatre Education Centre, with an aim to develop theatre education together with all the countries and regions in Asian area.


On October 19th 2005, with support of the Ministry of Education, China, ATEC was founded at Beijing. The member schools include the Central Academy of Drama, China, Nihon University College of Art, Japan and Chung-Ang University, Korea, the National Academy of Chinese Theatre Arts, China, Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts, Singapore, Shanghai Theatre Academy, China, the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts, China.

Nowadays, theatre education is facing a challenge which is more profound than ever before. However, many opportunities are offered at the same time. We believe that through all kinds of efforts make by ATEC, the whole environment of theatre education will be improved, and the cooperation between and among different countries and regions will be enhanced as well.

I am confident that, with our concerted efforts, ATEC will become a unique and attractive window to display the Asian theatre culture to the world, and Asian theatre education of Asia countries will achieve more successes in future.

  

  

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