The Rendezvous with Madness Festival (RWM) is the first and largest mental health festival in the world. The festival presents local, national and international work exploring themes of mental health and addiction issues. 

RWM is a multidisciplinary event that includes visual art, performance, music, theatre and dance in addition to its core emphasis on media arts, panel discussions and in-conversation events.

RENDEZVOUS WITH MADNESS 2020

RWM 2020 will take place October 15-25. The call for submissions for films is now open, and closes on May 1. Click here for more information. The call for submissions performance and installation is now closed; notifications will be sent to all applicants in April. To receive news about Rendezvous With Madness 2020 when it becomes available, subscribe to our newsletter.

RENDEZVOUS WITH MADNESS 2019

Rendezvous With Madness 2019 took place October 10 – 20. Thank you to everyone who attended and made this one of our best festivals to date! To learn more about RWM19, browse the 2019 Festival schedule, view our Opening Night photos or watch a video of one of our panel discussions.

The RWM 2020 calls for submissions will be announced shortly. Please check back soon, subscribe to our e-newsletter, or join us as a Friend of Workman Arts.

Interested in RWM 2020 sponsorship? Click here to download our sponsorship package or contact Sara Kelly, Communications & Development Manager, for more information.

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