Thursday, 10 December 2020
Europe: Paris Time, 14h00 - 16h00 (GMT +1)

Attention to time zones.

    • Different Time Zones
    • Europe: Paris, Time
      14h00 - 16h00 (GMT +1)
  • Time Zone
    Africa: Ouagadougou Time
    Paris Time 14h00 - 16h00
    13h00 - 15h00 GMT +0
  • Time Zone
    Americas: New York Time
    Paris Time 14h00 - 16h00
    08h00 - 10h00 GMT -5
  • Time Zone
    Arab Countries: Dubai Time
    Paris Time 14h00 - 16h00
    17h00 - 19h00 GMT +4
  • Time Zone
    Asia Pacific: Shanghai Time
    Paris Time 14h00 - 16h00
    21h00 - 23h00 GMT +8
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Thursday, 10 December – Day 1
2 hours

Opening Ceremony

Presided by Tobias BIANCONE, DG ITI

CHEN Zhongwen, Deputy DG of ITI, opens the Opening Ceremony

• Introduction by Tobias BIANCONE, DG of ITI
• Welcome Address by Ernesto OTTONE R., Assistant Director-General for Culture UNESCO
• Welcome Address by Mohamed Saif AL-AFKHAM. President of ITI
• Video Messages Manfred BEILHARZ, KIM Jeong-ok & Ramendu MAJUMDAR, Honorary Presidents of ITI

Overview about ITI (Video)

• Anatoli VASSILIEV, Russia, World Theatre Ambassador & World Theatre Day Message Author, Stage Director
• Karima MANSOUR, Egypt, International Dance Day Message Author, Dancer & Choreographer
• PU Cunxin, China, Actor & President of the China Theatre Association

Break (10 mins)

• Lupwishi MBUYAMBA, Democratic Republic of Congo, Executive Director of the Observatory of Cultural Policies in Africa, Musician & Musicologist
• Nikkole SALTER, USA, Actress, Writer, Educator & Advocate
• Carlos CELDRAN, Cuba, World Theatre Day Message Author, Stage Director
• Werewere-Liking GNEPO, Ivory Coast, Word Theatre Message Author, Theatre Artist & Writer

Video Messages
• By Honorary Members of ITI, World Theatre Ambassadors, World Dance Ambassador, and Message Author for World Theatre Day & International Dance Day

Announcement of the programme of Day 2