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Planning a trip to Milan with kids? Fan of theatre, shows and art? Well, here’s a guide to the best kid-friendly theaters in Milan, Italy. Get toenjoy tantrum-free travel with your little ones. Milan has a rich tradition of theater and opera, and many theaters offer special programs for children. These programs are designed to introduce children to the world of theater and to encourage their creativity and imagination.

The best kid-friendly theaters in Milan

The Munari Theatre

The Munari Theatre is a small theatre located in the heart of Milan that is specifically dedicated to children. The theatre is named after Bruno Munari, a famous Italian artist, and designer, who believed that art should be accessible to everyone. The theatre has been open since 1980 and has a repertoire that ranges from puppet shows to theatrical performances.

The Munari Theatre is the perfect place to take children to introduce them to the world of theatre. The shows are interactive and engaging. The actors do a fantastic job of capturing the attention of their young audience. Shows are ideal for kids ages 0+, providing great stories, fairy tales and legends, for both young and old alike.

The Colla Marionette Theatre

The Colla Marionette Theatre is another great theatre for children in Milan, Italy. The theatre has been open since 1933 and specializes in puppet shows. The theatre is named after the Colla family, who have been performing puppet shows for generations. Step into this enchanting world where characters such as the Snow Queen, Sleeping Beauty, Pinocchio, Cinderella, Snow White, and the Wizard of Oz await you. The shows are performed using marionettes, which are puppets that are controlled by strings. These shows are recommended for kids ages 3 and above. You can attend the shows at the Carlo Colla e Figli Atelier in Via Montegani 35/1, or at the Silvestrianum Theater in Via Andrea Maffei 19. After the show at the Silvestrianum Theater, make sure to take the little ones to the nearby MUBA. This is a great children’s museum for even more fun and adventure!

Milan is a city that has something for everyone, including children. The Munari Theatre and the Colla Marionette Theatre are two of the best theatres in Milan for children. These theatres offer engaging performances that are perfect for introducing children to the world of theatre. They also offer workshops that allow children to learn about the different aspects of theatre and create their own shows. If you are planning a trip to Milan with your family, make sure to check out these two theatres.

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