Social Community Theater Centre / University of Turin

University of Turin is the first university to work scientifically with the Social Community Theatre (SCT) methodology. As a well-known and acknowledged practitioner in the field, SCT Centre is part of the Humanistic Studies Department, University of Turin, Italy. The centre carries out artistic projects of cultural innovation and social impact; activities of interdisciplinary and cross-sectorial scientific research; trainings and capacity building; and is responsible for the supervision of the Social Community Theatre methodology.

SCT Centre| Unito sees diversity as a resource of creativity and wellbeing, both for individuals and communities. They consider the experience of human beings’ diversity as a combination of physical, emotional and cognitive experiences in a constant relationship with other people, the environment and culture. In SCT’s approach, the activities of theatre training and the artistic process itself represent a highly educational, cultural, and social experience of empowerment and integration.