Drawing on her experiences from around the world, and from home soil, Yvette will explore how theatre and the arts can be a vehicle for changing perceptions, shifting boundaries and creating new communities in places where divisions and suspicion may exist.
Yvette is a director, producer, and educator active in the world of theatre, with a focus on children and youth.
She initiated the launch of ASSITEJ SA, in 2007, the organisation for theatre for young audiences. She is serving
her third term as President of the international ASSITEJ, which networks across 100 countries.