Lessons Learned Theatre Based Peer Education in the Education Sector

No. of pages: 8

Publication date: 2012

Author: UNFPA

The term Theater Based Peer Education (TBPE) refers to the use of theatre performed by peers to other peers for educational purposes. It is a theatrical means to bridge between education and entertainment (edutainment). In TBPE, the use of theater is beyond the sole entertainment of audience, aiming to change knowledge, attitudes, or behaviors (or the three) of the targeted group.