International Federation for Theatre Research (External organisation)

Activity: MembershipMembership of committee


The International Federation for Theatre Research exists to facilitate communication and exchange between scholars of theatre and performance research throughout the world through its conference events and publishing activities.

Founded in 1957, the Federation currently boasts members from 44 countries and from all continents. It holds annual international conferences, regional conferences, and research working group symposia. It owns a leading international journal (Theatre Research International) and in association with Brill publishes the series Themes in Theatre, dedicated to collective work by IFTR members.
Period2015 → …
Held atInternational Federation for Theatre Research, Switzerland
Degree of RecognitionInternational


  • Theatre