The Canadian Institute for Theatre Technology is firming up plans for Rendezvous 2004 to be held in Montréal, Quebec, Canada. Pre-conference and conference events will run August 9 to 15.
Pre-conference workshops include the sequel to Ben Sammler's Structural Design for the Stage; two days with Bill and Brenda Fedun learning the tricks of making armor; and three half-day offerings by renowned safety expert Monona Rossol.
Conference events start Thursday, August 12 with a day-long Education Forum, Gala plant tour, and X-Treme Junk Challenge. August 13 starts with a unique opportunity to visit Cirque du Soleil's international headquarters followed by a corporate luncheon, trade show, and the ever-popular Swag Bingo. Saturday, in addition to sessions, will see the Annual General Meeting, and the Keynote Address and Awards Banquet incorporated into a boat cruise.
Sunday wraps up with sessions in the morning, then competency charts, certification luncheon, and seminar in the afternoon.
Further details, including application and travel information is available at www.citt.org. Information is available in both English and French and the program notes which sessions will be bilingual.
To Meet in Montréal
9 to 15