About Matija Solce
Matija Solce (*1981) is Slovenian musician, puppeteer, director, actor, workshop organiser and mentor. Matija Solce is currently undertaking his doctoral studies in Alternative Theatre and Puppetry at the Prague theatre academy (DAMU), on the theme of The musical perspective of puppet theatre. In his works he closely connects music and theatre, and therefore his concerts often turn into interactive theatre performances, or his puppet shows become musical compositions.
He established Teatro Matita in 2002 after completing his studies at Bruno Leone’s traditional Italian hand puppet school in Naples (Italy). He is the leader of music-theatre group Fekete Seretlek, a member of international group Ethno in Transit and is composing music for many different theatre shows (DISK Theatre, Theatre Archa, Ljubljana Puppet Theatre).