Tampere Theatre Festival is the oldest and the largest professional theatre festival in the Nordic countries, serving as a display window for the most interesting and up-to-the-minute productions in Finnish theatre, and attracting leading international guests from all corners of the globe. The seven-day programme offers a compact, yet high quality package of new drama, modernised classics, contemporary circus, dance theatre and street theatre.
Annually in the beginning of August the city of Tampere becomes the Finland's theatre capital as local and international performing arts troupes take over the city's stages and squares.
Tampere Theatre Festival takes place 5th – 11th of August 2019.
The Main Programme is announced annually by the end of May.