14. Black and White Theatre Festival 7.-11.6.2017

14th Black and White Theatre Festival 7.-12.6.2017

  The main festival theme – ‘All the world`s a stage`

In 2017, the year marking the 100th anniversary of Finnish Independence, 14th International Theatre Festival of Black and White presents the gala programme, which includes theatre, circus, street performances, contemporary dance shows, children theatre, drama, and cinema, of corresponding themes.


Finlandi100 will gather the greatest national and international artists in Imatra for a big joint celebration. Koskenparras will host street theatres, and there will be many other happenings around the town, such as circus and theatre performances, dance shows, workshops and seminars, for people of all ages to celebrate the anniversary. The whole family can join the celebration of Finnish 100 centenary year: from babies to their grandmas and grandpas. The Theatre Festival of Black and White will take place in Imatra in June 2017. The theme of this year is “All the world’s a stage”. The artistic director of the festival is Kamran Shahmardan.

All festival program will be ready at the beginning of April.