Welcome to Umeå Teaterförening´s website!
We hope that this information will help you to find your way on this site. Since we unfortunately are not able to present a full scale English translation at the moment, we hope that this information will suffice for the time being.
Umeå Teaterförening is a non-profit theatre association, founded in 1934 as one of the first of many to come in Sweden. Today there are about 220 similar associations all over the country, Umeå is the largest one with
All theatre associations derives from the foundation of Riksteatern. Riksteatern is a national movement with the main goal to decentralise cultural venues from the larger cities, to the rest of the country. Today Riksteatern is the most visited theatre in the country, consistently touring and bringing theatre to the smallest of villages.
About the program
We will keep on updating our webpage with our new and upcoming theatre program. Go to Program and choose a performance, a number of performances/plays has a short descriptive English text.
A membership in Umeå Teaterförening is also a membership in Riksteatern. It gives you a discount on tickets for performances all over Sweden. At the start of every season, it also gives you a possibility to order and buy tickets in advance, before everyone else. A membership also gives you the right to have a say in issues of repertoar and a right to vote at our annual members meeting.
Membership for adults 120 kr/year
To become a member now, click here!