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Helsinki City Theatre, Helsinki

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The Helsinki City Theatre (Finnish: Helsingin Kaupunginteatteri; Swedish: Helsingfors stadsteater) is a theatre located in Helsinki, Finland. Owned by the Helsinki Theatre Foundation, it calls itself a "modern popular bilingual repertoire theatre."
The Helsinki City Theatre is the only Finnish representative in the European Theatre Convention. In addition to drama and musicals, the theatre operates a concert dance oriented branch, the Helsinki Dance Company.

Annual figures reported by the theatre include 20 new productions, 1,100 performances, and 350,000 spectators. The theatre has 250 permanent members of staff, and operates across 6 stages.
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  • We went to see Litte Mermaid musical at Helsinki City Theatre. Theatre itself is spacious well functioning theatre. But the show was spectacular. Well re-produced Disney production, beautiful...  more »
  • This over 50 years old theatre building was opened to the public in August 2017 after extensive renovations. Now it was our first time to see what has changed. Visually we didn't notice very much...  more »
  • The building hugging the sloping park in Kallio was designed by Timo Penttilä in 1967. Besides the National theatre this municipal one is also big with similar repertoire of light entertainment...  more »

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