Ljubljana, Slovenia

Bunker is a non-profit organization that produces and presents contemporary theatre and dance performances, organizes different workshops and educational programmes, carries on various research methods in the field of culture and brings together one of the most recognizable international festivals, the Mladi levi festival.

The aim of Bunker is to freshen up and invigorate Slovenian cultural activities by introducing innovative approach, encouraging mobility of artists and their works and linking different art disciplines. One of the main Bunker’s goals is to create space for exchange of experience, knowledge and interests between artists and various audiences. Bunker tries to create artistic programmes and events to stimulate discussions on current social, ecological, political and cultural issues.

Since 2004 Bunker has been managing the Stara mestna elektrarna – Elektro Ljubljana with its program focused on theatre and dance performance productions and educational projects. Furthermore, the Stara elektrarna is a place hosting other festivals, concerts and various interdisciplinary events. Bunker actively collaborates with numerous artists, theatres, festivals and networks, both in Slovenia and abroad.