Tomatoes! Tomatoes! will once again bring the quickest wits in Finnish stand up to Tampere and Hämeenlinna. The flagship event for stand-up comedy in Finland is always guaranteed to bring top comedians to town.
|Festival address||Verkatehdas, Paasikiventie 2, Hämeenlinna Festival on map|
|Phone||+358 50 559 3772|
|Office||Taistonkatu 7, FI-33900 Tampere|
This biennial event brings the finest Finnish and international professional puppet theatre to the stages of Tampere, providing a unique opportunity to see, hear, practice and get thoroughly involved in this fascinating art form. The varied programme is sure to interest visitors of all ages.
This spectacular event is one of Europe’s most important festivals of theatre, 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. Attractions on the high standard seven-day programme range from new drama, contemporary theatre and modernised classics to dance theatre, contemporary circus and even street theatre.
The eastern Finnish town of Kajaani hosts Finland’s longest-running and largest family-friendly festival dedicated to poetry, recitation and small-scale theatre. The multiarts programme of performances, author encounters and debates is always surprising, entertaining and fiercely topical.