Åbo Svenska Teater (the Swedish speaking theatre in Turku) is a traditional repertoire theatre. We have lots of different performances in our repertoire; plays, musicals, drama, concerts, dance performances, comedy and more. Most of our productions are performed in Swedish. We usually have surtitles both in Finnish and Swedish.
DRAMACOMEDY A genious, brilliant and entertaining show, one of the most seen and beloved Sherlock Holmes plays. Opening night on the Main stage 9.2.2022 at 6:30 pm.
OPERA The two operas bring big feelings to the stage! Only 10 performances on the Main stage 13.4-7.5.2022.
FESTIVAL The Finnish Fringe festival returns to Turku in May!
MUSICAL DRAMA A delicious and enthralling story about the most dangerous of monsters - and about vampires. Opening night on the Main stage 15.9.2022 at 7 pm.
FOR FAMILIES Charles Dickens's classic! Opening night on the Main stage 12.11.2022 at 6 pm.
FOR FAMILIES A play about learning how to stand your ground. On the Studio stage 3.9 & 3.12 at 3 pm.
MUSIC The perfect way to get inte that christmas spirit! On the Main stage 10.12.2022 at 2 pm and 6 pm.
MONOLOGUE An award-winning monologue about identity, trans issues and how you can turn adversities into strength and joy. On the Studio stage 10.9.2022 at 6 pm.
MUSIC Jazz nights at Cafe Tiljan.
23d of September at 22 pm: Johan Bäckström Quartet
2nd of December at 22 pm: Kadi Vija Key Project
STAND UP A new stand up show with Anders Helenius! Opening night on the Tiljan stage 1.10.2022 at 7 pm.
MONOLOGUE A monologue with songs in swedish, by actor Matteus Blad. On the Studio stage 8.10.2022 at 6 pm.
DRAMA A piece of patriotic history, portraited by two artists who grew up in post-war Finland. On the Studio stage 22.10.2022 at 3 pm.
OPERA The first opera about the sleeping preacher Maria Åkerblom. On the Main stage 22.10.2022 at 2 pm.
MUSIC Eija Kankaanranta (kantele) and Marianne Maans (vocals, bowed harp, violin) combine modern music with folk music. On the Tiljan stage 27.10.2022 at 7 pm.
MONOLOGUE A MenoMonoManifestologue about menopause. On the Studio stage 11.11.2022 at 7 pm and 12.11.2022 at 2 pm.
PUPPET THEATRE Timo Väntsi's solo performance is a passionate puppet theatre fantasy. On the Studio stage 2.11.2022 and 3.11.2022 at 7 pm.
PUPPET THEATRE Anna Nekrassova's solo performance tells the story of a person’s struggles; challenges with infertility, dreams and fears. On the Studio stage 4.11.2022 at 5 pm and 8:15 pm.
OPERA Two miniature operas, one based on August Strindberg's monologue, the other deals with our beloved communication device. On the Studio stage 19.11.2022 and 26.11.2022 at 6 pm.