Non-profit organisations, professional adult educators and volunteers working in the field of Social and Community Theatre, groups at high risk of social exclusion and segregation


Description of the EU standard professional profile of the Social Theatre Operator; training course for the Social Theatre Operator; methodological guidelines for validation, accreditation and certification at national level.


4 Joint Staff Training Events will be organised in partner countries to promote capacity building and the exchange of good practices: 1 training course in Spain and 3 Peer Learning Workshops (in Italy, Portugal and Poland).

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REcognition of the Social Theatre Operator as a professional to tackle the Risk of social Exclusion

The idea of “doing theatre” as a means to support different disadvantaged groups at risk of social exclusion is quite ancient

Objectives of the project

This project aims to promote cooperation and the exchange of good practices at European level and take advantage of the EU transparency and recognition tools to increase the training opportunities and employability of professionals working in the field of Social and Community Theatre

To promote the diffusion of Social and Community Theatre as an effective means for social inclusion of disadvantaged adult learners

To strengthen cooperation and facilitate the exchange of good practices in the field of non-formal education among partner organisations

To jointly develop and validate a training course addressed to SOCIAL THEATRE OPERATOR (STO)

To boost a process for the recognition and standardization at EU level of the SOCIAL THEATRE OPERATOR (STO)


Oltre le parole Onlus

Association ProSoc

Bielsko Artistic Association Grodzki Theatre

Magenta Consultancy


San Patrignano Community

Smashing Times International Centre for the Arts and Equality

Latest news

In relation to the first Intellectual Output, project partners are carrying out in-depth preliminary research on the professional condition and employability of the Social Theatre Operator, which is aimed to: outline the state of the art at European and national level concerning the employability and professional […]
In less than two weeks, the first Joint Staff Training Event will be organised at Gijón in Spain by Magenta Consultoria with the aim to provide trainers and professionals of participating organisations with skills and competences for a better knowledge of EU recognition and transparency tools. […]
TEATR GRODZKI has recently organized the first project Roundtable with Marek Plura, member of Polish Parliament, at the headquarters of the association in Bielsko-Biała. The meeting was an important occasion to raise the main issues concerning the professional profile of the Social Theatre Operator and the […]

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