About the Project

Plesni zbirkus – Festival of Performing Arts for Children is an event for children and adults designed by children and held in various places in Rijeka and Opatija. The festival brings a number of performances of contemporary dance, new circus, interdisciplinary and theatrical performances and workshops where children can meet and try the skills of these performance areas. Plesni zbirkus- having fun, dancing, and circus all in one is the only event in the region co-programmed by children and thus guarantees a fun and educational program for kids in Rijeka, to which adults are also invited.


Organizers: children, Prostor Plus and Benčić Youth Council

Public Relations: Ana Dujmović

Sponsors: Office for Culture of the City of Rijeka, Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Croatia, European Social Fund

Support: SU Molekula, Gervais Center Opatija, Export Delta, RiHub

The Plesni zbirkus Festival is organized by children, Prostor Plus and the Benčić Youth Council.

Plesni zbirkus Performances (except (Un)ordinary story) are realized within the project “Gyroscope – civil-public partnership in the management of cultural premises in Rijeka”.

The project was co-financed by the European Union from the European Social Fund. The organization of activities is co-financed within the Operational Program Effective Human Resources from the European Social Fund. The project with a total value of HRK 2,416,102.66 is financed by the European Union with HRK 2,053,687.26 within the Operational Program Effective Human Resources from the European Social Fund, and co-financed by the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Croatia in the amount of HRK 362,415.40. The holder of the Gyroscope project is Drugo more Association, and the project partners are the City of Rijeka, Molekula Associations, Filmaktiv Association, Ri Rock Association, and Prostor Plus Association.

The content of the communication is the sole responsibility of Prostor Plus Association.

The premises of Filodrammatica, Marganov and Palach are managed by SU Molekula.

Financial Support