Now here we are taking a look at some of our most busy years so far. 8 shows premiering in only 2 years’ time, and in 3 different countries!
Come From Away
A musical based on a true story of 7,000 passengers stranded in the small town of Newfoundland, Canada, and how the community welcomed them with open arms! This show celebrates the best of human generosity, kindness and compassion. This feel-good musical ran at Tampereen Työväen Teatteri from 2022 to 2023 and deeply touched audience members in every performance.
Priscilla – Queen of the Desert/Aavikon kuningatar
The hit musical Priscilla – Queen of the Desert played in Helsingin Kaupunginteatteri 2022-2023. Based on the smash-hit movie, Priscilla is the heartwarming, uplifting adventure of three friends who hop aboard a battered old bus searching for love and friendship and end up finding more than they had ever dreamed of. The party musical Priscilla celebrates the diversity of gender and sexuality on a scale that had not been seen before in Finnish theater!
Anastasia ran in Tampereen Teatteri 2022-2023. Her past is a mystery – her future an adventure. The story of Anastasia is about discovering who you are and defining who you’re meant to be. This sold-out spectacle left the audience lusting for more!
The Bridges of Madison County/Hiljaiset Sillat
The story of a forbidden love affair between a photographer and a housewife changes them forever. “Hiljaiset sillat ei jättänyt ketään hiljaiseksi.” Turun Kaupunginteatteri 2022-2023.
Göteborg Opera’s version is the grandest and biggest production ever made of Wicked! The show is about two young witches: Elphaba and Glinda who dislike each other at first but soon form an unlikely bond. The story takes place before the story of Wizard of Oz and tells the story of how the Wicked Witch of the West was born. The show premiered in 2023 and will have its last performances on April 2024. So you still have time!
Disney’s The Little Mermaid/Pieni Merenneito
The Little Mermaid reopened at Helsingin Kaupunginteatteri 2023 and will close in February 2024! Luckily we had the chance to re-live this magical adventure, but this time with Yasmine Yamajako portraying the role as Ariel. She did an outstanding performance, bringing the story to life once again!
This five-star Christmas musical spectacle opened its doors in 2023 and is closing in January 2024. The show is playing at Folketeateret with Scenekvelder. Annie tells the extraordinary story of a little orphan who believes that her parents left her by mistake. So begins a search for Annie’s birth parents which leads to many peculiar events.
Marssi 7 Ihmeeseen
This massive arena spectacle took place in 2023 and was performed in seven different cities. The musical adventure advancing with the strength of more than 300 players combines the pattern marching bands, orchestras and the musical world into a massive and impressive experience! The performance was carried out together with the Defense Forces and military bands.