CITT/ICTS will be hosting its 29th Rendez-vous trade show and conference at the Kwanlin Dün Cultural Centre and Yukon Arts Centre in Whitehorse, YT from Aug. 14-16. Pre-conference workshops will be held from Aug. 12-13 and a post-conference workshops from Aug. 17-18.
Rendez-vous offers three days of educational sessions, workshops, a trade show exhibition, social events, and networking opportunities for professionals in the theatre and live production industry. Like at the recent Expo-Scène show, the educational program has been rebranded as TEC Talks and it will feature seminars relevant to lighting, video, staging, and audio professionals.
There will be an opening party at the MacBride Museum and the schedule also includes old favourites like the New Product Show and Tell Breakfast, Swag Bingo, and networking luncheon. The Ladies of the Backstage Forum is returning and there will also be the annual CITT/ICTS Awards Banquet.
As well, the pre-conference schedule includes console training from ETC, an HR workshop, and classes on scenic painting.
For more information as it becomes available, go to www.citt.org/annual_conference.