The Situation of the Theatre in Some EU Member States and Candidate Countries

01-12-2002

The European Parliament's Committee on Culture, Youth, Education, the Media and Sport had been authorised to draw up an own-initiative report on the importance and dynamics of the theatre and the performing arts in an enlarged Europe.In this connection, the Directorate-General for Research (DG IV) was asked to send a questionnaire to all ministries of culture in the EU Member States and the candidate countries. The replies to this inquiry are summarised below.

The European Parliament's Committee on Culture, Youth, Education, the Media and Sport had been authorised to draw up an own-initiative report on the importance and dynamics of the theatre and the performing arts in an enlarged Europe.In this connection, the Directorate-General for Research (DG IV) was asked to send a questionnaire to all ministries of culture in the EU Member States and the candidate countries. The replies to this inquiry are summarised below.