The Austrian Association of Independent Theatre represents the positions of independent performing artists in cultural political issues of specific importance and draws up demands on the policy. It also deals with policies that have often only indirectly impact on the field of culture. Social law, tax law and copyright are key issues for example. No less important are issues such as the Community legislation, the privatization policy, the Social Forum movement, competition law and many others.
IGFT is a member of the Austrian Cultural Councel Kulturrat Österreich which embodies Austrian interest groups in the field of culture and art.
You can find press releases of IGFT and Kulturrat Österreich sorted by year and date. The press releases and informations are only available in German language.