In 2018 the Tampere Theatre Festival celebrates its 50th anniversary and takes place 6th–12th of August. The performances for the Main Programme has been announced in the beginning of May. Read more about the performances here.

If you are interested in taking part of the festival, please contact us via email: tiedotus(at)


    During the Festival Week, there will be three press conferences held at restaurant Klubi (Tullikamarin aukio 2):

    Monday 6th of August at 13.00–14.30
    Wednesday 8th of August at 10.00–11.00
    Friday 10th of August at 10.00–11.00

    The list of the performers present in the press conferences will be announced at the beginning of August.

    In addition to the performers, the artistic team of Tampere Theatre Festival, Hilkka-Liisa Iivanainen, Miko Jaakkola and Aleksis Meaney, as well as Executive Director Hanna Rosendahl and the PR Team will be present at the press conferences.

    There will be both Finnish and international speakers. The official language of the press conferences is Finnish, but international speakers will speak in English. Interpretation from Finnish to English will be available.


    Please notice: Changes in the timetables are possible.


    PR & Information
    tel. +358 3 214 0992


    Emails of staff members (marked with *): firstname.lastname(at)

    Head of PR and marketing
    Tiina Hurskainen*

    PR and marketing coordinator
    Satu Keltanen*

    PR Assistants
    Joanna Jokela

    Miia Toivari

    Graphic designer
    Maria Atosuo*


    Tampere Theatre Festival's press images and official logos can be used freely by the media. Please mention both the name of the photographer as well as Tampere Theatre Festival in the caption and/or photo credits.