Children, Youth and Performance Conference

CYP conference, 2018
Children, Youth and Performance Conference, June 2018

Connecting Drama and Performance Research to Practice in the Lives of Young People

June 6 & 7, 2020

The third annual Children, Youth and Performance Conference will take place on June 6th and 7th, 2020 at Young People’s Theatre (YPT) in partnership with York University.

This peer-reviewed conference is an exchange of knowledge between researchers, performers, educators, practitioners and community organizers, from across the country and abroad, putting performance research to work and examining its effects on the lives of young people. Through a range of informative and interactive sessions, participants will discuss the future applications and implications of performance work with, by, for, and about children and youth.

Questions about facilities/accessibility can be directed to Karen Gilodo, YPT Associate Artistic Director, Education, at