The German ITI is represented at
the international committees within the ITI network and contributes
to the discussion and research concerning aesthetic and social interrelations
within the world of theatre. The continuous work of the committees
aims at concrete results and they publish documentations on special
aspects in their respective fields.
Based on bilateral agreements of co-operation, the German ITI supports
theatre cultures in developing countries. The emphasis in this field
is on advisory activ ITIs and the promotion by information and exchange.
The ITI offers advice for German cultural politics as to questions
of European and international co-operation in the field of theatre.
It continually informs national cultural institutions on developments
of a theatre political, structural or aesthetic kind.
As part of the biggest international theatre network the German
ITI offers a comprehensive service to the country's theatre people
in making international contacts and in preparing and organising
artistic encounter in Germany and guest performances abroad and
festivals in Germany.
The German ITI is supported by the Minister of State in the Federal
Chancellery and Commissioner for Cultural and Media Affairs, the
Cultural Foundation of the Federal States and the City of Berlin.