Moving in November

06.11.2015 – 07.11.2015

Meeting reveals a fascination with the articulation of the body and mind in motion.

/ – SharedSpace: Music Weather Politics

14.10.2015 – 18.10.2015

The annual / event for contemporary theatre and performance is produced by Kiasma Theatre.

Of Haloes – The Politics of Perfection

25.09.2015 – 09.10.2015

What do haloes tell about our physical and political being in the world?

Janne Saarakkala: Talking Head

13.05.2015 – 30.05.2015

The charming performer makes a dream come true: a one-man show in which he speaks everything that comes into his mind in the moment.

Andy Warhol Superstars


Simón Bergman brings together a multimedia happening inspired by the celebrity and creative power of the group that surrounded Andy Warhol in the 1960s.



25 MINUTES follows the neoliberal logic of exponentially growing value: more is more!

Business as Unusual


The / –event is arranged this year at Kiasma’s empty gallery spaces​.

Roger Bernat / FFF: Rite of Spring


Robert Bernat’s experimental remake from Pina Bausch’s dance classic.

URB 14


The 15th edition of URB festival presented i.a. dance, theatre, visual arts, movies, experimental urban performances as well as installations.

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Modig – Pallasvuo – Sutela

06.06.2014 – 06.06.2014

A Night of Three Performances. Kimmo Modig, Jaakko Pallasvuo and Jenna Sutela will each produce a 30-minute performance.

Agit-Cirk: Saivo

14.05.2014 – 17.05.2014

The multi-disciplinary circus ensemble has sought inspiration from folklore and mythologies. The word saivo refers to the abode of the dead where happy Saivo people live mirror lives with their heads pointing downwards. Part of the Cirko Festival 2014 programme.

Là-bas Performance Biennale

25.04.2014 – 26.04.2014

Held in Kiasma for the third time in 2014, the performance biennale takes the breakout of the First World War as its theme. What is the status, role and function of performance art in the current historical situation that is so very different from late 20th century reality?

A long time ago, But somehow in the Future -videoscreening

07.03.2014 – 07.03.2014

Kiasma Theatre presents in collaboration with Gallery Sinne a screening of shaking post-internet videos that are made by using collage technique. The screening is curated by Benjamin Orlow.

Tero Nauha: Life in Bytom

13.02.2014 – 14.02.2014

The ten-part performance is based on material collected in Bytom by Tero Nauha in 2012. The performance presents a review of the rapid structural changes that alter the former mining town and its current life, setting them in the context of the artist’s own life story. The work is part of Nauha’s doctoral research for the Theatre Academy of the University of the Arts.

DEMO / Jalostamo Collective: Rechnitz

07.02.2014 – 07.02.2014

The audience has an opportunity to watch the dress rehearsal that ends the first week of rehearsals of the production of Rechnitz by the Jalostamo collective. After the rehearsal, the audience can stay on to talk about the piece with the ensemble

LUX Helsinki 2014: International Light Art Symposium ”Invisible Light”

08.01.2014 – 08.01.2014

Speakers in the open international light art symposium will include light artists and researchers from Finland and abroad. During the event, the Seminar Room in Kiasma will have on show two experiments created with light.


22.11.2013 – 24.11.2013

The Pneuma mini festival in Kiasma Theatre consists of screenings, live music performances and discussions that complement the Mika Taanila and Erkki Kurenniemi exhibitions.

Vito Acconci & Vladislav Delay

16.11.2013 – 16.11.2013

The audience can follow the building and demounting of this audiovisual piece co-created by an American contemporary artist and a Finnish sound artist.

I Love Me – Actress with Down’s Syndrome

03.11.2013 – 03.11.2013

Andrea Pfalzgraf’s documentary follows Julia Häusermann’s two-year period of training as a practicing actress with Down’s Syndrome. The documentary is part of Moving in November festival programme.

An Introduction

01.11.2013 – 02.11.2013

In her lecture-performance, dancer-choreographer Olga de Soto examines Kurt Jooss’s legendary choreography, The Green Table.


14.10.2013 – 18.10.2013

Have you ever wondered what performance artists actually do for a living? Now is a perfect opportunity to seek answers behind the scenes.


18.09.2013 – 06.10.2013

“This is about identity. Feminine, northern identity, or weird, multiple identity. Any kind of identity.”

Miet Warlop & CAMPO: Mystery Magnet

07.09.2013 – 07.09.2013

Mystery Magnet focuses on a panoramic space, a theatre stage on which is being unleashed a fantastical procession, a string of strong, free-standing images that together conjure up a singular world, using material transformations to propose a different mode of looking and experiencing.

Lost Lost Lost

22.08.2013 – 22.08.2013

Mekas’s film Lost Lost Lost consists of six film diaries shot by him in 1949–63.


10.05.2013 – 10.05.2013

Helsinki-based defunensemble brings to Kiasma an eclectic range of recently composed electro-acoustic music.