In English Shortly

Theatre of Varkaus is a human size professional theatre. It has been working here in the heart of Saimaa region continuously since 1913. We produce 4-6 premiers per season and always at least one of them is a musical.
Over 100 years old  theatrehouse has such an unique athmosphere. One can not describe it – it must be  experienced. Hospitability is our second name.

Sing with a local

Our popular Club evenings (Klubi) are open from September to May mainly in the first Wednesday of the month at 19 o´clock.  Themes and performers vary.
In our cosy lobby you can enjoy music and refreshments and sing along. The stage is open for everybody. The host of the evenings is our director Kari Suhonen.
Duration approximately 1,5-2 hours.
Come and enjoy the warm feeling!

Dates of our Club evenings

Autumn 2020: 2.9., 7.10., 4.11. and 2.12. at 19:00.
Tickets 5 €, sold from the door one hour before the show.
Tel. +358 44 3648830,

If you want to reserve a table, please contact directly Theatre Bar. Tel. +364 44 3648831. They are on call till Tuesday to Thursday from 11:00 till 14:00 and 2 hours before every staging.


Our musical of season 2020-2021 is Herrasmieshuijarit. Better known as a movie called Dirty Rotten Scoundrels. It is a truly hilariuos musical with a lots of glamour and amusing dance numbers.
Book by Jeffrey Lane. Music and lyrics by David Yazbek. Based on the film ”Dirty Rotten Scoundrels”, written by Dale Launer and Stanley Shapiro & Paul Henning.
Premiere 19.9.2020.
Tickets are sold online by Ticketmaster. Link:
Prizes start from 34 €.
Duration 2 hours 30 minutes, including 20 minute intermission.

It is our pleasure to surprise you positively.