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House of Children and Art

House of Children and Art is a modern cultural centre for developing creativity and sensibility in children and youth. Since 2001, internationally renowned puppeteers have been working at the House in a dialogue with children has been conducting its activities in the field of cultural and art education. As researchers of art and relations, they are constantly tinkering with new ways of theatre communication. In addition to the already known forms of family theatre and art laboratories, visitors can attend a special form of theatre exhibitions-performances, new forms of experiential theatre that combine an interactive experiential theatre where they become both actors and researchers. Its programme includes both contemporary theatre forms and modern educational approaches. They follow all the main principles of theatre pedagogy, including the elements of experiential pedagogy. The aforementioned researches brought forth interactive shows within the context of the experiential labyrinth of art programme, which form an ever-increasing part of the House’s repertoire. The institution is becoming more and more recognised and valued for its experiential art projects, which place the House among the most important performers of quality cultural and educational contents in the field of performing arts in Slovenia.