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AFRICA | ASIA | AUSTRALIA & OCEANIA | EUROPE | MIDDLE EAST | NORTH AMERICA | SOUTH AMERICA

AFRICA Festival Sur le Niger Segou, Mali February http://www.festivalsegou.org/

Sauti za Busara Stone Town, Zanzibar, Tanzania February http://www.busaramusic.org/

Cape Town Festival Delft, Cape Town, South Africa March http://www.capetownfestival.co.za/home.php

Splashy Fen Music Festival Underberg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa March | April http://www.splashyfen.co.za/

Atlantic Music Expo Praia, Cabo Verde April http://www.atlanticmusicexpo.com/signon.php

Cape Town International Jazz Festival Cape Town, South Africa April http://www.capetownjazzfest.com/

Jazz in Carthage Carthage, Tunisia April http://www.jazzacarthage.com/

Maitisong Festival Gaborone, Botswana April http://maitisong.org/

Harare International Festival of the Arts Harare, Zimbabwe April | May

Gnaoua World Music Festival Essaouira, Morocco May http://www.festival-gnaoua.net/en/

Mawazin Festival Rabat, Morocco May http://www.festivalmawazine.ma/home

MTN Bushfire - Swaziland Festival of the Arts Malkerns, Swaziland May http://www.bush-fire.com/

Saint Louis Jazz Festival Saint Loius, Senegal May http://www.saintlouisjazz.org/

Fez Music Festival Fez, Morocco June http://www.fesfestival.com/

Ihlombe! South African Choral Festival South Africa July http://classicalmovements.org/s_af.htm

Kigaliup! Rwandan Music Festival Remera, Kigali, Rwanda July https://www.facebook.com/kigaliup/info/?tab=page_info

National Arts Festival - Grahamstown Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa July https://www.nationalartsfestival.co.za/

Zanzibar International Film Festival Zanzibar, Tanzania July http://www.ziff.or.tz/

http://www.hifa.co.zw/

*multiple/rotating locations ^Past attendance by APAP CEF awardee(s)

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El Jem International Symphonic Festival El Jem, Tunisia August

Sonar Festival* Cape Town, South Africa December

http://tunisia-way.com/index.php/Festivals-in-tunisia/El-JemInternational-Symphonic-Festival.html

http://static.sonar.es/sonar-around-the-world.html

Bayimba Kampala, Uganda September http://bayimbafestival.com/

INTWASA Zimbabwe, Africa September http://www.intwasa.org/

Lake of Stars Lake Malawi, Malawi September | October http://lakeofstars.org/

Festival Kreol Seychelles Mahe, Seychelles October http://www.seychelles.travel/en/events/events/event/93360festival-kreol

Hermanus Whale Festival Hermanus, Western Cape, South Africa October http://www.whalefestival.co.za/index.php

Rocking the Daisies Darling, Western Cape, South Africa October http://rockingthedaisies.com/

Visa for Music: Africa Middle-East Music Meeting Rabat, Morocco November http://visaformusic.com/en/

ASIA DSC Jaipur Literature Festival Jaipur, Rajasthan, India January https://jaipurliteraturefestival.org

Singapore Fringe Festival Singapore City, Singapore January http://www.singaporefringe.com/fringe2015/

Ishara Puppet Theatre New Delhi, India February http://www.isharapuppet.com/IsharaPuppets/calender.htm

Khajuraho Festival of Dances Khajuraho, India February http://khajurahodancefestival.com/

Hong Kong Arts Festival Hong Kong, China February | March https://www.hk.artsfestival.org/

New Vision Arts Festival Hong Kong, China February | March http://www.newvisionfestival.gov.hk/2012/eng/index.php

Tongyeong International Music Festival Tongyeong, South Korea March- April 2016 http://www.timf.org/eng/main/main.do

Panafest Cape Coast and Accra and Elimna and Assin Praso and Assin Manso, Ghana December http://www.panafestghana.org/index.php

*multiple/rotating locations ^Past attendance by APAP CEF awardee(s)

Moscow Easter Festival Moscow, Russia May http://en.easterfestival.ru/

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Le French May Hong Kong, China May | June http://www.frenchmay.com/

Bangkok's International Festival of Dance & Music Bangkok, China September | October http://www.bangkokfestivals.com/home/

Chekhov International Festival Moscow, Russia May | June | July http://www.chekhovfest.ru/en/program/

Seoul International Dance Festival Seoul, South Kora September | October http://www.sidance.org/2013english/main.php

Usadba Jazz Festival Moscow, Russia June http://usadba-jazz.com/

Guangzhou Arts Festival Guangzhou, China September | October | November http://www.guangzhoulive.org/

Wild Mint Folk Festival Moscow, Russia June http://mintmusic.ru/

Hi Seoul Festival Seoul, South Korea October http://hiseoulfest.org/eng/main/main.php

Singapore Street Festival Singapore City, Singapore June- September 2015 http://www.singaporestreetfestival.com/

Seoul Performing Arts Festival Seoul, South Kora October http://spaf.or.kr/2015/index_ing.php

Alfa Future People Nizhniy Novgorod, Russia July http://afp.ru/

Territory Festival Moscow, Russia October http://territoryfest.com/

Fuji Rock Festival Niigata, Japan July http://www.fujirockfestival.com/

China Shanghai International Arts Festival Shanghai, China October | November http://www.artsbird.com/en/

Seoul Fringe Festiva Seoul, South Korea August http://eng.seoulfringefestival.net/

Macao International Music Festival Macao, China October| November http://www.icm.gov.mo/fimm/29/en/

Summer Sonic Festival Tokyo and Osaka, Japan August http://www.summersonic.com/2013/

Festival/Tokyo Ikebukuro, Tokyo, Japan October | November | December http://festival-tokyo.jp/en/

Andong International Mask Dance Festival Hahoe, South Korea September | October http://www.maskdance.com/eng/main.asp

*multiple/rotating locations ^Past attendance by APAP CEF awardee(s)

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Guangdong Dance Festival Guangdong, China November

New Zealand Fringe Festival Wellington, New Zealand February | March

http://www.gdfestival.cn/en/

http://www.fringe.co.nz/

Melaka Art and Performance Festival Melaka, Malaysia November

New Zealand International Arts Festival Wellington, New Zealand February | March

http://www.melakafestival.com/

http://festival.co.nz/

AUSTRALIA & OCEANIA

Perth International Arts Festival Perth, Western Australia February | March

Backbone 2High Festival Brisbane, Queensland, Australia January http://backbone.org.au/2high-festival/

Sydney Festival Sydney, New South Wales January http://www.sydneyfestival.org.au/info/

World Buskers Festival Christchurch, New Zealand January http://www.worldbuskersfestival.com/

Short+Sweet Sydney, New South Wales January | February http://www.shortandsweet.org/

Lonsdale Street Greek Festival Melbourne, Australia February http://www.greekcentre.com.au/lonsdalestreetfestival/

Adelaide Festival of Arts Adelaide, South Australia February | March http://www.adelaidefestival.com.au/

Adelaide Fringe Festival Adelaide, South Australia February | March http://www.adelaidefringe.com.au/

https://perthfestival.com.au

Auckland Arts Festival Auckland, New Zealand March http://www.aucklandfestival.co.nz/

Dunedin Fringe Festival Dunedin, New Zealand March http://www.dunedinfringe.nz/

Ten Days on the Island Tasmania, Australia March http://www.tendays.org.au/

WOMAD* New Plymouth, New Zealand March http://www.womad.org/

WOMAD* Adelaide, Australia March https://www.womadelaide.com.au/

Melbourne International Comedy Festival Melbourne, Australia March | April http://www.comedyfestival.com.au/

Festival of Colour Wanaka, New Zealand April http://www.festivalofcolour.co.nz/

*multiple/rotating locations ^Past attendance by APAP CEF awardee(s)

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Adelaide Cabaret Festival Adelaide, South Australia June

Coffs Harbour International Buskers Festival Coffs Harbour, NSW, Australia September | October

http://www.adelaidecabaret.com/index.aspx

http://www.coffsharbourbuskers.com/

Tauranga Arts Festival Tauranga, New Zealand June

Melbourne Fringe Festival Melbourne, Australia September | October

http://www.taurangafestival.co.nz/

http://www.melbournefringe.com.au/

Noosa Long Weekend Festival Noosa, Queensland, Australia July

OzAsia Festival Adelaide, Australia September | October

http://www.noosalongweekend.com/

http://www.ozasiafestival.com.au/

Queensland Music Festival Fortitude Valley QLD, Australia July | August

Dragon Dreaming Festival Canberra, Australia October

http://www.qmf.org.au/

http://www.dragondreaming.net/

Darwin Festival Darwin, Northern Territory August

Melbourne Festival Melbourne, Australia October

http://www.darwinfestival.org.au/

http://www.melbournefestival.com.au/

Taranaki International Festival of the Arts Taranaki, New Zealand August

Nelson Arts Festival Nelson, New Zealand October

http://www.artsfest.co.nz/

http://www.nelsonartsfestival.co.nz/

Cairns Festival Cairns, QLD, Australia August | September

Otago Festival of the Arts Dunedin, New Zealand October

http://www.cairns.qld.gov.au/festival

http://www.artsfestivaldunedin.co.nz/

Christchruch Arts Festival Christchurch, New Zealand August | September

Big West Festival Melbourne, Australia November

http://www.artsfestival.co.nz/

http://www.bigwest.com.au/index.php?id=182

Sydney Fringe Sydney, New South Wales August | September

The Rocks Village Bizarre Sydney, New South Wales November | December

http://sydneyfringe.com/

http://www.therocks.com/whats-on/the-rocks-villagebizarre.aspx

Brisbane Festival Brisbane, QLD, Australia September http://www.brisbanefestival.com.au/

*multiple/rotating locations ^Past attendance by APAP CEF awardee(s)

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Taste of Tasmania Tasmania, Australia December | January

International Folklore Festival Zagreb, Croatia March

http://www.thetasteoftasmania.com.au/

http://www.msf.hr/Smotra/hr/index.html

EUROPE

Klarafestival* Brussels, Belgium March

La Zampogna International Festival Maranola, Italy January http://www.lazampogna.it/

Northern Lights Festival Tromso, Norway January | February http://www.nordlysfestivalen.no/en

Bermuda Festival of the Performing Arts Hamilton, Bermuda, British overseas territory January | February | March http://www.bermudafestival.org/

Leicester Comedy Festival Leicester, England February http://www.comedy-festival.co.uk/

Sonar Festival* Reykjavik, Iceland February http://static.sonar.es/sonar-around-the-world.html

Sonar Festival* Stockholm, Sweden February http://static.sonar.es/sonar-around-the-world.html

Flamenco Festival* London, England February | March http://www.flamencofestival.org/

Sarajevo Winter - International Festival Sarajevo Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina February | March http://sarajevskazima.ba/

*multiple/rotating locations ^Past attendance by APAP CEF awardee(s)

http://www.klarafestival.be/

Lucerne Festival at Easter Lucerne, Switzerland March http://www.lucernefestival.ch/en/

Mutek Music Festival* Barcelona, Spain March http://www.mutek.org/

Monte Carlo Spring Arts Festival Monte Carlo, Monaco March | April http://www.printempsdesarts.com/

Antistatic Festival^ Sofia, Bulgaria April http://www.antistaticfestival.org/

Budapest Spring Festival Budapest, Hungary April http://www.btf.hu/btf2013/?l=en

Music Biennale Zagreb Zagreb, Croatia April http://www.mbz.hr/

Snowbombing Music Festival Mayrhofen, Austria April http://www.snowbombing.com/

Cork International Choral Festival Cork, Ireland April | May http://www.corkchoral.ie/

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Dance Festival Steps Zurich, Switzerland April | May

EXIB MĂşsica Bilboa, Spain May

http://www.steps.ch/en/home

http://exibmusica.com/en/

Rome Summer Festival Rome, Italy April - July

Khamoro - World Roma Festival* Prague, Czech Republic May

http://romefestival.org/

http://www.khamoro.cz/

Yerevan Perspectives International Music Festival Yerevan, Armenia April - December

Kunstenfestivaldesarts (Brussels Festival of the Arts) Brussels, Belgium May

http://www.yerevanfestival.am/

http://www.kfda.be/

Brighton Festival Brighton, England May

Music Meeting Nijmegen, Netherlands May

http://brightonfestival.org/

http://www.musicmeeting.nl/

Bucharest International Jazz Competition and Festival Bucharest, Romania May

Prague Fringe Festival Prague, Czech Republic May http://www.praguefringe.com/

http://www.jazzcompetition.ro/

Bury St. Edmunds Festival Bury St. Edmunds, England May

Spring Dance Festival Utrecht, Netherlands May https://www.springutrecht.nl/

http://www.buryfestival.co.uk/

Copenhagen Puppet Festival Copenhagen, Denmark May

Alkantara Festival Lisbon, Portugal May | June http://www.alkantarafestival.pt/#en

http://www.puppetfestival.dk/

Druga Godba Festival Ljubljana, Slovenia May

Bath Fringe Bath, Somerset, England May | June http://www.bathfringe.co.uk/index.php

http://www.drugagodba.si/

EuropaFest Bucharest, Romania May

Holland Festival Holland, Netherlands May | June http://www.hollandfestival.nl/en

http://www.jmevents.ro/events/europafest

*multiple/rotating locations ^Past attendance by APAP CEF awardee(s)

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Imaginate Edinburgh, Scotland May | June

Festival Rio Loco Toulouse, France June

http://www.imaginate.org.uk/

http://www.rio-loco.org/

Khamoro - World Roma Festival* Pilsen, Czech Republic May | June

Fringe Delft Delft, South Holland, Netherlands June

http://www.khamoro.cz/

http://www.delftfringe.nl/

Reykjavik Arts Festival Reykjavik, Iceland May | June

Glastonbury Festival Worthy Farm, Pilton, UK June

http://en.listahatid.is/

http://glastonburyfestivals.co.uk/

Salisbury International Arts Festival Salisbury, England May | June

Hideout Festival Zrce Beach, Croatia June

https://www.salisburyfestival.co.uk/

http://www.hideoutfestival.com/

Wiener Festwochen Vienna, Austria May | June

ITs Festival Amsterdam, Netherlands June

http://www.festwochen.at/en/

http://www.itsfestivalamsterdam.com/home

Arts Festival of North Norway Harstad, Norway June

Le Petit Festival du Theatre Dubrovnik, Croatia June

http://www.festspillnn.no/en

http://www.lepetitfestival.com/

Cat Laughs Comedy Festival Kilkenny, Ireland June

Ljubljana Festival Ljubljana, Slovenia June

http://thecatlaughs.com/

http://www.ljubljanafestival.si/en/

Crystal Place Overground Festial London, England June

Masala Weltbeat Festival Hannover, Germany June

http://crystalpalacefestival.org/

http://www.masala-festival.de/

Django Reinhardt Festival Samois-sur-Seine, France June

Meadows in the Mountains Thodopes Mountains, Bulgaria June

http://www.festivaldjangoreinhardt.com/

http://www.meadowsinthemountains.com/

Festival Mundial Tilburg, Netherlands June

Optimus Primavera Sound* Porto, Portugal June

http://www.festivalmundial.nl/nl/

http://www.optimusprimaverasound.com/?lang=en

*multiple/rotating locations ^Past attendance by APAP CEF awardee(s)

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Primavera Sound Music Festival* Barcelona, Spain June

International Street Art Festival Warsaw, Poland June | July

http://www.primaverasound.com/?lang=en

http://www.sztukaulicy.pl/

Sonar Festival* Barcelona, Spain June

Jewish Cultural Festival^ Krakรณw, Poland June | July

http://static.sonar.es/sonar-around-the-world.html

http://www.jewishfestival.pl/en/

Zurich Festival Zurich, Switzerland June

LIFT Festival^ London, England June | July

http://www.festspiele-zuerich.ch/en/home/

http://www.liftfestival.com/

Amsterdam Roots Festival Oosterpark, Amsterdam June | July

Roskilde Music Festival Roskilde, Denmark June | July

http://amsterdamroots.nl/en/

http://roskilde-festival.dk/

City of London Festival London, Englad June | July

Spoleto Festival Spoleto, Italy June | July

http://www.colf.org/

http://www.festivaldispoleto.com/index.asp?

Festival De Saint-Denis Paris, France June | July

Tollwood Summer Munich, Germany June | July

http://www.festival-saint-denis.com/

http://www.tollwood.de

Greenwich+Docklands International Festival Greenwich, London, England June | July

Wireless Music Festival London, England June | July

http://www.festival.org/

http://www.wirelessfestival.co.uk/

International Children's Festival Sibenik, Croatia June | July

Arena Opera Festival Verona, Italy June | July | August

http://www.mdf-sibenik.com/

http://www.arena.it/

International Festival of Music and Dance of Granada Granada, Spain June | July

Athens & Epidaurus Festival Athens, Greece June | July | August

http://www.granadafestival.org/en/festival-internacional-demusica-y-danza-de-granada/

http://www.greekfestival.gr/en/

Grec Festival de Barcelona Barcelona, Spain June | July | August http://grec.bcn.cat/en/

*multiple/rotating locations ^Past attendance by APAP CEF awardee(s)

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Heidelberg Castle Festival Heidelberg, Germany June | July | August

Electric Daisy Carnival* London, England July

http://www.theaterheidelberg.de

http://electricdaisycarnival.co.uk/

Amalfi Coast Music & Arts Festival Maiori, Italty July

EXIT Novi Sad, Serbia July

http://www.amalfi-festival.org/

http://www.exitfest.org/

Avignon Festival Avignon, France July

Forde Folk Music Festival Forde, Norway July

http://www.festival-avignon.com/en/

http://www.fordefestival.no/

Benicassim Festival Benicassim, Spain July

Greater Manchester Fringe Festival Manchester, England July

http://www.fiberfib.com/en/

http://www.greatermanchesterfringe.co.uk/

Cardiff Festival Cardiff, Wales, UK July

Greenwich Comedy Festival Greenwich, London, England July

http://www.cardiff-events.com/

http://www.greenwichcomedyfestival.co.uk/

Colours of Ostrava Ostrava, Czech Republic July

International Africa Festival Festplatz Tubingen, Germany July

http://www.colours.cz/en/

http://www.afrikafestival-reutlingen.de/

Couleur CafĂŠ Brussels, Belgium July

Kaustinen Folk Music Festival Kaustinen, Finland July

https://www.couleurcafe.be/en/

http://www.kaustinen.net/

Crossroads Festival of Traditional Music Krakow, Poland July

Latitude Festival Suffolk, UK July

http://www.rozstaje.pl/

http://www.latitudefestival.com/

Deer Shed Festival Topcliffe, England July

Les Ardentes Festival Liege, Belgium July

http://deershedfestival.com/

http://www.lesardentes.be/

Earagail Arts Festival Earagail, Ireland July

Llangollen Fringe Festival Llangollen, Wales July

http://www.eaf.ie/

http://www.llangollenfringe.co.uk/

*multiple/rotating locations ^Past attendance by APAP CEF awardee(s)

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Manchester International Festival Manchester, England July

Slavianski Bazaar in Vitebsk Vitebsk, Belarus July

http://www.mif.co.uk/

http://festival.vitebsk.by/en/index.html

Montreux Jazz Montruex, Switzerland July

Streatham Festival London, England July

http://www.montreuxjazz.com/

http://www.streathamfestival.com/

Nice Jazz Festival Nice, France July

T In the Park Balado, Scotland July

http://www.nicejazzfestival.fr/en

http://www.tinthepark.com/home.aspx

North Sea Jazz Festival Rotterdam, Netherlands July

TFF Rudolstadt Festival Rudolstadt, Germany July

http://www.northseajazz.com/en/

http://tff-rudolstadt.de/en/

Rhapsody! Children’s Music Festival Vienna and Salzburg, Austria; Prague, Czech Republic July

Ultra Music Festival Europe Split and Hvar, Croatia July http://ultraeurope.com/#sthash.jXv7QJ2t.dpuf

http://classicalmovements.org/rhap.htm

Rotterdam Unlimited Rotterdam, Netherlands July

Umbria Jazz Festival Perugia, Italy July http://www.umbriajazz.com/

http://rotterdamunlimited.com/

Secret Garden Party Huntingdon, England July

Viljandi Folk Music Festival Viljandi, Estonia July http://www.folk.ee

http://www.secretgardenparty.com/#!/home/

Sfinks Festival Boechout, Belgium July

Voices Festival Lorrach, Germany July http://www.stimmen.com/

http://www.sfinks.be/home.php

Shubbak Festival London, England July

WOMAD* Charlton Park, United Kingdom July http://www.womad.org/

http://shubbak.co.uk/

Bedford Fringe Festival Bedford, England July | August http://bedfringe.com/

*multiple/rotating locations ^Past attendance by APAP CEF awardee(s)

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Camp Bestival Lulworth Castle, Dorset, UK July | August

Emilia Romagna Festival Imola, Italy July | August | September

http://www.campbestival.net/

http://www.emiliaromagnafestival.org/

Cesky Krumlov International Music Festival Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic July | August

Menuhin Festival Gstaad Gstaad, Switzerland July | August | September

http://www.festivalkrumlov.cz/

http://www.menuhinfestivalgstaad.ch/site/

Dubrovnik Summer Festival Dubrovnik, Croatia July | August

Salzburg Festival Salzburg, Austria July | August | September

http://www.dubrovnik-festival.hr/en/node/34

http://www.salzburgerfestspiele.at/

Latino Americando Expo Milan, Italy July | August

Rheingau Music Festival Oestrich-Winkel, Germany July - December

http://www.latinoamericando.it/index.html

http://www.rheingau-musik-festival.de/

Mandrea Music Festival Trento, Italy July | August

Birgitta Festival Tallinn, Estonia August

http://mandreafestival.com/en/

http://www.birgitta.ee/?lang=en

Monte Carlo Circus Festival Monte Carlo, Monaco July | August

Creamfields Festival* Daresbury, UK August

http://www.montecarlofestival.mc/en/

http://www.creamfields.com/

Music Fest Perugia Perugia, Italy July | August

Edinburgh Festival Fringe^ Edinburgh, Scotland August

http://www.musicfestperugia.net/

https://www.edfringe.com/

Savonlinna Opera Festival Savonlinna, Finland July | August

Edinburgh International Festival Edinburgh, Scotland August

http://www.operafestival.fi/en

http://www.eif.co.uk/

Split Summer Festival Split, Croatia July | August

Edinburgh Showcase^ Edinburgh, Scotland August

http://www.splitsko-ljeto.hr/

http://edinburghshowcase.britishcouncil.org/

Veranos de la Villa Madrid, Spain July | August

Festival International Santander Santander, Spain August

http://veranosdelavilla.esmadrid.com/

http://www.festivalsantander.com/

*multiple/rotating locations ^Past attendance by APAP CEF awardee(s)

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Green Man Festival Wales, UK August

Sziget Festival Budapest, Hungary August

http://www.greenman.net/

http://szigetfestival.com/

International Students' Festival of Folklore Katowice, Poland August

V Festival Chelmsford and Staffordshire, UK August

http://msff.pl/

http://www.vfestival.com/

Leeds Music Festival Leeds, England, UK August

Helsinki Festival Helsinki, Finland August | September

http://www.leedsfestival.com/

http://www.helsinginjuhlaviikot.fi/en/

Les Azuriales Opera Cap Ferrat, France August

Internationale Tanzmesse^ DĂźsseldorf, Germany August | September

http://www.azurialopera.com/home

https://www.tanzmesse.com/en/tanzmesse/2016/

Magneet Festival Amsterdam, Netherlands August

Lucerne Festival in Summer Lucerne, Switzerland August | September

http://www.magneetfestival.nl/

http://www.lucernefestival.ch/en/

Noorderzon Festival Groningen, Netherlands August

Musik Theater Tage Wein Vienna, Austria August | September

http://www.noorderzon.nl/en/

http://www.musiktheatertagewien.at/festival.php

Pukkelpop Festival Hasselt, Belgium August

Berliner Festspiele Berlin, Germany September

http://www.pukkelpop.be/nl/best-of

http://www.berlinerfestspiele.de/en/aktuell/Startseite.php

Reading Music Festival Reading, England, UK August

Bestival Isle of Wight, UK September

http://www.readingfestival.com/

http://www.bestival.net/

Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo Edinburgh, Scotland August

Dublin Fringe Festival Dublin, Ireland September

http://www.edintattoo.co.uk/

http://www.fringefest.com/

Shambala Festival Market Harbourough, England August

End of the Road Festival Doresent, UK September

http://www.shambalafestival.org/

http://www.endoftheroadfestival.com/

*multiple/rotating locations ^Past attendance by APAP CEF awardee(s)

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Haydn Festival Eisenstadt, Austria September

Liverpool Comedy Festival Liverpool England September | October

http://www.haydnfestival.at/haydn_en/

http://www.liverpoolcomedyfestival.com/

International Jewish Music Festival^ Amsterdam, Netherlands September

MESS International Theatre Festival Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina September | October

http://www.ijmf.org/

http://www.mess.ba/eng/

La Biennale de Lyon Danse Lyon, France September

Tbilisi International Festival of Theatre Tbilisi, Georgia September | October

http://www.labiennaledelyon.com/fr/danse/actualites.html

http://www.tbilisiinternational.com/en/

London African Music Festival^ London, England September

Strings of Autumn Festival Prague, Czech Republic September | October | November

http://www.joyfulnoise.co.uk/london-african-music-festival/

http://www.strunypodzimu.cz/en/

Reeperbahn Festival Hamburg, Germany September

Paris Autumn Festival Paris, France September - December

http://www.reeperbahnfestival.com/

http://www.festival-automne.com/home.html

Vic International Music Festival (MMVV) Vic, Spain September

Café Budapest Contemporary Arts Festival Budapest, Hungary October

http://www.mmvv.net/en/

http://www.cafebudapestfest.hu/2013/?l=en

World Puppet Theatre Festival Charleville-Mézières, France September

Caterbury Festival - Kent's International Arts Festival Canterbury, England October | November

http://www.festival-marionnette.com/

http://www.canterburyfestival.co.uk/home.aspx

World Theatre Festival Zagreb, Croatia September http://www.zagrebtheatrefestival.hr/index.html

Copenhagen Night of Culture Copenhagen, Denmark October http://www.kulturnatten.dk/da/kulturnatten

Wratislavia Cantans Wroclaw, Poland September http://www.wroclaw2016.pl/wratislavia-cantans

Re:Orient Festival Stockholm, Sweden October http://www.reorient.se/

Dublin Theatre Festival Dublin, Ireland September | October https://www.dublintheatrefestival.com/Online/

*multiple/rotating locations ^Past attendance by APAP CEF awardee(s)

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Scottish Mental Health Arts and Film Festival Glasgow, Scotland October

Lucerne Festival at the Piano Lucerne, Switzerland November

http://www.mhfestival.com/

http://www.lucernefestival.ch/en/

WOMEX*^ Budapest, Hungary October

Africolor Festival Paris, France November | December

http://www.womex.com/

http://www.africolor.com/

Baltic Circle^ Helsinki, Finland October | November

ATP I'll Be Your Mirror* London, England November | December

http://balticcircle.fi/

http://www.atpfestival.com/events/ibymlondon2013/tickets.php

Belgrade Music Festival - BEMUS Belgrade, Serbia October | November

Contemporary Drama Festival Budapest Budapest, Hungary November | December

http://www.bemus.rs/

http://www.dramafestival.hu/index.php?pageid=1&language=en

Culturescapes* Iceland October | November

New European Theatre Festival Moscow, Russia November | December

http://www.culturescapes.ch/258

http://netfest.ru/en

Etnosoi! Festival Helsinki, Finland October | November

Tollwood Winter Munich, Germany November | December

http://www.globalmusic.fi/en/etnosoi-frontpage

http://www.tollwood.de

Oslo World Music Festival Oslo, Norway October | November

Ice Hot: Nordic Dance Platform Oslo, Norway December

http://www.osloworld.no/en/

http://nordicdanceplatform.com/

Temporada Alta Madrid, Spain October | November | December

MIDDLE EAST

http://www.temporada-alta.net/en/home.html

Iceland Airwaves Reykjavik, Iceland November http://icelandairwaves.is/

KlezMore Festival^ Vienna, Austria November

Fadjr International Theater Festival Tehran, Iran January | February http://www.fadjrtheaterfestival.com/en/

Muscat Festival Muscat, Oman January | February http://muscat-festival.com/

http://www.klezmore-vienna.at/

*multiple/rotating locations ^Past attendance by APAP CEF awardee(s)

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Dubai Jazz Festival Dubai, United Arab Emirates February

Ankara Music Festival Ankara, Turkey April

http://www.dubaijazzfest.com/home.html

http://www.ankarafestival.com/

Fujairah International Monodrama Festival Fujairah, United Arab Emirates February

Beirut International Platform of Dance Beirut, Lebanon April

http://www.fimf.ae/

http://www.maqamat.org/

International Bellydance Festival in Israel Eilat, Israel February

Felicja Blumental International Music Festival Tel Aviv, Israel April

http://www.carnifest.com/events/israel/elat/560/theinternational-bellydance-festival-in-eilat-2016.aspx

http://blumentalfestival.com/en/

Islamabad Literature Festival Sindh, Pakistan February

Dum Tak Festiavl Amman, Jordan May http://www.artmedium.me/?q=en/article/dum-tak-festival

http://www.karachiliteraturefestival.org/

Al Bustan International Festival of Music and the Performing Arts Beirut, Lebanon February | March

Fethiye World Music Festival Fethiye, Turkey May http://turkeymusicfestival.blogspot.com/2013/12/fethiye-worldmusic-festival-2013.html

http://www.albustanfestival.com/

Art Dubai Dubai, United Arab Emirates March

Jacob's Ladder Folk Festival - Spring Festival Ginosar, Israel May http://www.jlfestival.com/

http://www.artdubai.ae/

Festival of Literature Dubai, United Arab Emirates March

Palfest - Palestine Festival of Literature All Areas, Palestine May http://palfest.org/

http://www.emirateslitfest.com/

Abu Dhabi Festival Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates March | April

International Istanbul Music Festival Istanbul, Turkey May | June http://muzik.iksv.org/

http://www.abudhabifestival.ae/en

Sabanci International Adana Theater Festival Adana, Turkey March | April

Israel Festival Jerusalem, Isreal May | June http://israel-festival.org/en/

http://www.sabancivakfi.org/page/theater-festival

*multiple/rotating locations ^Past attendance by APAP CEF awardee(s)

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Istanbul Theatre Festival Istanbul, Turkey May | June

Byblos International Festival Byblos, Lebanon July | August

http://tiyatro.iksv.org/en

http://www.byblosfestival.org/

International Izmir Festival Izmir, Turkey May | June | July

Beiteddine Festival Beiteddine, Lebanon July | August| September

http://www.iksev.org/en/izmir-festivali

http://beiteddine.org/

Abu-Gosh Festival Jerusalem, Israel June

Batroun Festival Liban-Nord, Lebanon August

http://www.agfestival.co.il/en

http://www.batrounfestival.org/

Tree of Life Festival Izmir, Turkey June

Gümüşlük International Classical Music Festival Gümüşlük, Turkey August

http://www.electreelife.com/

http://www.gumuslukfestival.org/

International Istanbul Opera Festival Istanbul, Turkey June | July http://www.istanbuloperafestival.gov.tr/

Istanbul Jazz Festival Istanbul, Turkey June | July http://caz.iksv.org/

Karmiel Dance Festival Karmiel, Israel July http://www.karmielfestival.co.il/en/

Al Balad Music Festival Amman, Jordan July | August http://www.albaladmusicfestival.org/Default.aspx

Baalbeck International Festival Beirut, Lebanon July | August http://www.baalbeck.org.lb/index.php/en/

Bahrain Summer Festival Muharraq, Bahrain July | August

International Festival of Puppet Theater Jerusalem, Isreal August http://www.traintheater.co.il/puppets_festival/english/f_about.p hp

Klezmer Festival Safed, Israel August http://www.safed.co.il/klezmer-festival-safed.html

Lucerne Festival Orchestra Tehran, Iran August https://www.lucernefestival.ch/en/

Red Sea Jazz Festival Eilat, Israel August http://en.redseajazz.co.il/

Sharq Taronalari Music Festival Samarkand, Uzbekistan August http://en.sharqtaronalari.uz/

http://www.bahrainsummer.bh/

*multiple/rotating locations ^Past attendance by APAP CEF awardee(s)

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AFRICA | ASIA | AUSTRALIA & OCEANIA | EUROPE | MIDDLE EAST | NORTH AMERICA | SOUTH AMERICA

Beirut Art Fair Beirut, Lebanon September

Festival International de Jazz Port-au-Prince, Haiti January

http://www.beirut-art-fair.com/

http://www.papjazzhaiti.com/

International Aspendos Opera and Ballet Festiva Antalya Province, Turkey September

Next Stage Theatre Festival Toronto, Ontario, Canada January http://fringetoronto.com/next-stage-festival/

http://www.aspendosfestival.gov.tr/index_e.html

Envision Festival Dominical, Costa Rica February

International Thrace Dance Festival Thrace, Turkey September

http://www.envisionfestival.com/?home=2016

http://www.festival-tr.com/

Festival du Voyageur Winnipeg, Canada February

Istanbul International Puppet Festival Istanbul, Turkey October

http://festivalvoyageur.mb.ca/

http://www.istanbulkuklafestivali.com/en/

Festival de Casteliers Montreal, Quebec, Canada March

International Oud Festival Jerusalem, Isreal October | November

http://festival.casteliers.ca/

http://www.confederationhouse.org/en/festival

Jungle Jam Costa Rica Puntarenas, Costa Rica March

Creamfields Abu Dhabi Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates December

http://www.junglejam.com/

http://thinkflash.ae/events/creamfields-abu-dhabi-2013

Three Days of Casteliers Montreal, Quebec, Canada March

International Exposure Dance Festival Tel Aviv, Israel December

http://festival.casteliers.ca/

http://www.suzannedellal.org.il/?CategoryID=456

Jacob's Ladder Folk Festival - Winter Weekend Ginosar, Israel December

FMX Mexico Festival Mexico City, Mexico March | April http://festival.org.mx/fmx/

http://www.jlfestival.com/

NORTH AMERICA Cultural Festival Alfonso Ortiz Tirado Alamos, Mexico January http://www.festivalortiztirado.gob.mx/

*multiple/rotating locations ^Past attendance by APAP CEF awardee(s)

Festival vue sur la releve Montreal, Quebec, Canada April http://www.vuesurlareleve.com/

Shaw Festival Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, Canada April - October http://www.shawfest.com/

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Canadian Music Fest Toronto, Ontario, Canada May

Montreal Fringe Festival Montreal, Quebec, Canada June

https://cmw.net/music/

http://www.montrealfringe.ca/

La Grand Recontre Montreal, Quebec, Canada May

NXNE Toronto, Ontario, Canada June

http://espacetrad.org/2014/12/11/grande-rencontre/

http://www.nxne.com/

Carrefour International de Theatre Festival Quebec City, Canada May | June

Ottowa Finge Festival Ottawa, Canada June

http://www.carrefourtheatre.qc.ca/

http://ottawafringe.com/

Festival de Théâtre des Amériques Montreal, Quebec, Canada May | June

Montreal International Jazz Festival Montreal, Quebec, Canada June | July

http://www.fta.qc.ca/

http://www.montrealjazzfest.com/default-en.aspx

Mutek Music Festival* Montreal, Quebec, Canada May | June

Festival d'été de Québec Montreal, Quebec, Canada July

http://www.mutek.org/

http://www.infofestival.com/

Chants de Vielles Festival Montreal, Quebec, Canada June

Harrison Festival of the Arts Harrison Hot Springs, Canada July

http://chantsdevielles.com/

http://www.harrisonfestival.com/

Festival International Danse Encore Trois Rivieres, Quebec, Canada June

Just For Laughs Festival Montreal, Quebec, Canada July

http://www.dansencore.ca/index.php?cartId=20090901155133La HXTd1ajnfENBX10200

http://www.hahaha.com/en

Francofolies de Montreal Montreal, Quebec, Canada June

Mondial de Cultures Drummondville, Quebec July http://www.mondialdescultures.com/accueil

http://www.francofolies.com/

Funny Fest Calgary Comedy Festival Calgary, Alberta, Canada June

Montreal Completement Cirque Montreal, Quebec, Canada July http://montrealcompletementcirque.com/

http://www.funnyfest.com/

Quebec Summer Festival Quebec, Canada July http://www.infofestival.com/The-Festival/

*multiple/rotating locations ^Past attendance by APAP CEF awardee(s)

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AFRICA | ASIA | AUSTRALIA & OCEANIA | EUROPE | MIDDLE EAST | NORTH AMERICA | SOUTH AMERICA

Toronto Fringe Festival Toronto, Ontario, Canada July http://fringetoronto.com/

Emerging Music Festival in AbitibiTĂŠmiscamingue Montreal, Quebec, Canada September http://www.fmeat.org/

Vancouver Folk Music Festival Vancouver, British Columbia July http://thefestival.bc.ca/

Envol et Macadam Festival Montreal, Quebec, Canada September http://www.envoletmacadam.com/fr/

Winnipeg Fringe Theatre Festival Winnipeg, Canada July http://www.winnipegfringe.com/

Pop Montreal Festival Montreal, Quebec, Canada September http://popmontreal.com/

New Waves! Institute Trinidad and Tobago July | August http://makedathomasinstitute.tumblr.com/newwaves

Vancouver Fringe Festival Vancouver, British Columbia September http://www.vancouverfringe.com/

Opera Festival Montreal, Quebec, Canada July | August http://www.festivaloperaquebec.com/

Halifax Pop Explosion Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada October http://halifaxpopexplosion.com/

BuskerFest Toronto^ Toronto, Ontario, Canada August http://torontobuskerfest.com/

International Cervantes Festival Guanajuato, Mexico October http://www.festivalcervantino.gob.mx/en/streaming

Festival Internacional Chihuahua Chihuahua, Mexico August https://www.everfest.com/e/festival-internacional-chihuahuachihuahua-mexico

Hornby Festival Hornby Island, Canada August http://www.hornbyfestival.bc.ca/

Shambhala Music Festival Salmo River Ranch, British Columbia August http://www.shambhalamusicfestival.com/

Mutek Music Festival* Mexico City, Mexico October http://www.mutek.org/

Calgary Organ Festival Calgary, Canada October | November https://www.mtroyal.ca/ProgramsCourses/FacultiesSchoolsCentr es/TheConservatory/Programs/CalgaryOrganFestival/index.htm

CINARS^ Montreal, Quebec, Canada November http://www.cinars.org/en/cinars/around-theworld/program.html

*multiple/rotating locations ^Past attendance by APAP CEF awardee(s)

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Coups International Theatre Festival Montreal, Quebec, Canada November

National Folklore Festival CosquĂ­n Cosquin, Argentina January

http://www.coupsdetheatre.com/

http://www.aquicosquin.org/

M for Montreal Montreal, Quebec, Canada November

Santiago a Mil International Theatre Festival Santiago, Chile January

http://www.mpourmontreal.com/

http://event-carnival.com/chile/santiago-a-mil-internationaltheater-festival

Mundial Montreal Montreal, Quebec, Canada November http://www.mundialmontreal.com/

Musical Weeks of Frutillar Osorno, Chile January | February http://www.semanasmusicales.cl/

Havana Jazz Festival^ Havana, Cuba December http://jazzcuba.com/tours/havana-jazz-festival-tour/

Lollapalooza* Santiago, Chile March http://www.lollapaloozacl.com/

La Danse Sur Les Routes Montreal, Quebec, Canada December http://www.ladansesurlesroutes.com/

Lollapalooza* Sao Paulo, Brazil March http://www.lollapaloozabr.com/

SOUTH AMERICA Arts Festival Infinite Skies Punta Arenas, Puerto Natales and Puerto Williams in the region of Magallanes and Chilean Antarctica January http://www.festivalcielosdelinfinito.cl/

Cartagena International Music Festival BolĂ­var, Colombia January http://web.cartagenamusicfestival.com/

International Jazz Festival of Punta del Este Maldonado, Uruguay January http://www.festival.com.uy/index.html

Zihuatanejo International Guitar Festival Zihuatanejo, Mexico March http://www.zihuafest.info/

Curitiba Fringe Festival Curitiba, Brazil March | April http://www.fringe.com.br/

Iberoamerican Theater Festival of Bogota Bogota, Colombia April http://www.going2colombia.com/iberoamerican-theater-festival2014.html

Vallenato Legend Festival Cesar, Colombia April | May http://www.colombiafestiva.com/en/fiesta.php?id=7

*multiple/rotating locations ^Past attendance by APAP CEF awardee(s)

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AFRICA | ASIA | AUSTRALIA & OCEANIA | EUROPE | MIDDLE EAST | NORTH AMERICA | SOUTH AMERICA

Barranquilla Carnival Barranquilla, Colombia May

Buenos Aires International Jazz Festival Buenos Aires, Argentina November

http://www.carnavaldebarranquilla.org/

http://jazzfestival2016.com/events/jazz-festivals-innovember/buenos-aires-jazz-festival-2016-edition/

Melodia! South American Music Festival Buenos Aires, Argentina July http://classicalmovements.org/s_am.htm

Sonar Festival* Bogota, Columbia December http://static.sonar.es/sonar-around-the-world.html

Joinville Festival of Dance Santa Catarina, Brazil July | August http://www.ifdj.com.br/site/

International Jazz Festival of Barquisimeto Barquisimeto, Lara, Venezuela September http://www.barquisimetojazz.com/

International Theater Festival of Caldes Caldas, Colombia September http://www.festivaldemanizales.com/

International Video-Dance Festival Buenos Aires, Argentina September http://www.videodanzaba.com.ar/

Rock in Rio Rio de Janeiro, Brazil September http://rockinrio.com/rio/

Blessed in Dance Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil October http://www.bento-em-danca.com.br/

International Charango Festival Aiquile, Cochabamba, Bolivia October | November http://www.charangoaiquile.com/

International Festival of Chorales Minas Gerais, Brazil October | November http://www.festivaldecorais.com.br/

*multiple/rotating locations ^Past attendance by APAP CEF awardee(s)

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