History of the Piasts

“History of the Piasts” is an annual event that blends history and theater, focused on the history of the Piast dynasty, aimed at children from ages 5 to 9. The project introduced participants to the history of ten Polish rulers, including the founder of the Piast dynasty, Mieszko I, and the first Polish king, Bolesław Chrobry.

Each meeting consisted of two parts: a performance focused on one of the Piast rulers, followed by arts workshops. The works hops were designed to help attendees create their own puppet theater.

Theater shows staged as part of “History of the Jagiellonians” and “History of the Piasts” were set up by Teatr Wolandejski.


History of the Jagiellonians

“History of the Jagiellonians” is a project combining history and theater, aimed at families with children between ages 6 and 10. Those attending these weekend meetings discovered interesting Event from the Jagiellonian dynasty.

Every meeting consisted of two parts: a performance followed by arts & crafts workshops.

The main objective of the project was to increase interest in history among children too young to be learning it at school. Scripts, written especially with that age group in mind, were designed to make the legacy of the Jagiellonian dynasty accessible.