September 12-16, 2023, the 17th Assitej Festival in Kristiansand will take place. The first was held in 1993. This means that our international performing arts festival is celebrating its 30th anniversary! In 2023, the festival will also host the exciting EU project ConnectUp. Welcome to a strong international performing arts program, a razor-sharp professional program, and great networking opportunities with programmers from all over the world!