Representation


Younion is a trade union that represents employees and freelancers in the arts, media, education and sports sectors.

IG Freie Theaterarbeit is a national interest group representing artists active on the independent scene. It is headquartered in Vienna and offers advice on questions concerning social insurance, copyright law, public subsidies, project organisation, book-keeping and legal issues relating to the legislation governing associations and performances, as well as tax law. Its services are free of charge for members .

The Austrian national member association of ASSITEJ (Association Internationale du Théâtre pour L’Enfance et la Jeunesse/International Association of Theater for Children and Young People)  serves as a platform dedicated to performing arts for young audiences; it serves as an interface among and between artists, producers, audiences, venues and organisers, policy-makers and the media.