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Stage

Agnius Jankevičius: Two Poor Romanians, Speaking LT
Thursday 19/8 at 18 and friday 20/8 at 18
This black comedy speaks of European intolerance and social inequity.
Grzegorz Jarzyna: No matter how hard we tried
Thursday 19/8 at 20 and friday 20/8 at 20
This play gives voice to the generations traumatised by the process of europeanisation.
Wunderbaum: Beertourist
Friday 20/8 - Sunday 22/8
A highly physical performance in the uncouth pub comedy tradition.
Tim Etchells & Forced Entertainment: Void Story
Saturday 21/8 - Sunday 22/8
This collage play paints a bleak and comical portrait of contemporary culture.
Tim Etchells & Victoria: That Night Follows Day
Saturday 21/8 at 20 and sunday 22/8 at 20
On stage, sixteen eight- to fourteen-year-olds challenge the audience to open their eyes.
Gintersdorfer/Klaßen: Othello c’est qui
Monday 23/8 - Wednesday 25/8
This German double act have written a dialogue based on Shakespeare's Othello for a Finnish and an African-born actor.
Andrey Moguchy: The Gardeners
Tuesday 24/8 at 20 and wednesday 25/8 at 20
Gardeners hide in a world of make believe, trying to forget the past and prepare for what lies ahead.
Psilicone Theatre: Mrs. STRANGLED AND Mr. SHOT
Tuesday 24/8 at 20 and wednesday 25/8 at 20
This audiovisual crime story stars miniature silicon puppets performing via video projection.
European theatre collective: Emigrant Hotel (premiere)
Thursday 26/8 at 18 and tuesday 31/8 at 18
Esitys kokoaa palapelinomaisesti yhteen yksitoista kertomusta erimaalaisilta kirjailijoilta.
Finnish case
Thursday 26/8 - Tuesday 31/8
Katselmus suomalaisen teatterin kärkiproduktioihin.
Vesa Tapio Valo: 7 veljestä
Thursday 26/8 - Saturday 28/8
Vesa Tapio Valo tarjoaa uudenlaisen näkemyksen Aleksis Kiven Seitsemään veljekseen.
Juha Luukkonen: Kahdeksan surmanluotia
Friday 27/8 at 20 and saturday 28/8 at 20
Lävistävän rehellinen esitys murheellisten laulujen maasta.
Peter von Bagh: Mikko Niskanen - ohjaaja matkalla ihmiseksi
Saturday 28/8 at 14
Peter von Bagh's new documentary on the life and works of Finnish film director Mikko Niskanen.
Mikko Roiha: Vincent river (premiere)
Saturday 28/8 at 18 and monday 30/8 at 18
Näytelmä asenteiden murtumisesta ja muutoksesta - rakkaudesta, joka on otettu pois.
New International Encounter: Everything Falls Apart
Sunday 29/8 - Monday 30/8
This is the story of two boys, smuggled to England in search of a better life.
Tim Crouch: The Author
Wednesday 1/9 at 18 and thursday 2/9 at 18
Shocking, surprising, repulsive, even, violent imagery invites us to bear witness to the horrors of our stage-managed world.
Enda Walsh: Penelope
Wednesday 1/9 - Thursday 2/9
Irish theatre's finest bring to us a hilarious retelling of the life of Odysseus' wife Penelope.