The Gardzienice Centre for Theatre Practices
is a auctorial culture institution.
Founded in 1977 by Włodzimierz Staniewski, it became known in the world thanks to performances and rigorous theatrical practices (see Alison Hodge, Twentieth Century Actor Training, Routledge edition). Theater "Gardzienice"; performances, shows and theater didactics are the basis of the statutory activity of the Center. But there's much more to it, including:
In September 2013, the new theater complex in Gardzienice was opened. The architectural palace and park complex has now been lifted from ruins and miraculously resuscitated. A subsidy from EU funds in the amount of PLN 16 million was obtained for the reconstruction project.