Beijing, November 11 (Reporter Niu Mengdi) The 13 World Federation of Theatres Conference and World Symphony Beijing Forum opened at the National Centre for the Performing Arts on the 2023th, and the World Federation of Theatres was officially unveiled. More than 13 representatives from 30 international art institutions in 187 countries and regions gathered together to discuss the new development and challenges of the global symphony industry.

The World Alliance of Theatres, initiated by the National Centre for the Performing Arts, has 19 art institutions from 30 countries on five continents. Wang Ning, President of the World Alliance of Performing Arts and President of the National Centre for the Performing Arts, said: "As the initiator of the World Alliance of Performing Arts initiative, the National Centre for the Performing Arts of China will continue to work with global art institutions to fully support the development of the Alliance, organize the activities of the Alliance, and work together to weave a spiritual bond of beauty and beauty in the global performing arts, and rejuvenate the strong and lasting spiritual strength of human civilization. ”

Cormac Sims, Executive Director of Opera at the Royal Opera House, representing the member bodies of the World Federation of Theatres, said: "Music and the arts play an extremely important role in human development and are an important link between nations and peoples. I applaud the initiative of the World Federation of Theatres and am delighted to be a part of it, and we will be even more progressive together. ”

It is understood that the World Alliance of Theatres aims to build an open and multilateral exchange platform, promote the international development of excellent performing arts, strengthen the integration of science and technology and performing arts, and promote exchanges, mutual learning and common prosperity among world civilizations. In the future, the alliance will focus on improving its substantive operation capabilities, continue to promote exchanges and cooperation between institutions, accelerate the transformation of high-quality achievements, and build a broader platform for exchanges and mutual learning between Chinese and foreign civilizations.

As one of the "three major forums" under the framework of the World Alliance of Theatres, the 2023 World Symphony Beijing Forum will focus on three topics: "Musical Aesthetic Education and Audience Expansion", "New Power, New Works - Contemporary Vision of Symphony" and "Building an Artistic Platform for Co-creation and Increment". During the two-day period, symphony colleagues at home and abroad exchanged on an equal footing, negotiated and cooperated, focused on hot topics in the industry, discussed the new development of the symphony industry, and jointly promoted the exchange and mutual learning of global symphony in the new context of culture, people, and art. (Guangming Daily)