Hiihtoloma Game Camp

A Live Action Game camp for ages 7 and older!

A highly physical game club where students play with foam swords and go on adventures!  Take the fun of video games off the screen and into the real world with fast paced, story driven games designed for lots of running around.  A great opportunity to sword fight, learn about LARP, and play with imagination!

Time: Monday-Friday Feb. 24 - Feb. 28 10:00am- 1:00pm

Price:  90 euro

Hiihtoloma Comedy Class

An interactive comedy school for ages 12 and older!



     -Audience interaction

     -Masks, slapstick, and physical comedy

Time: Monday-Friday Feb. 24 - Feb. 28 1:30PM-4:30PM

Price:  90 euro

Run by Leland Masek: an award winning international game designer and theater performer.  He has designed live action games and directed theater productions in New York City, Boston, and Tampere.  He is currently getting his Masters at Tampere University.  He runs weekly live action games at the Finnish International School of Tampere and created a zombie ahhhhdventure with the Finnish Museum of Games!


Wed 18th Dec (school show)

Thu 19th Dec (school show)

Fri 20th Dec 

Sat 21st Dec double bill

Panto 2019


No nuclear disasters in Tokyo or replicants in Los Angeles. But there will be laughs and wolves and possibly something red...

Welcome to Spoken Word Theatre,

an English language theatre company in Tampere!

We work in close collaboration with the Tampere Finn-Brits to bring together all English speaking theatre lovers in Tampere no matter their background or age. All for the love of theatre!

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13 February 2020

Spoken Word are running two workshops over Hiihtoloma. Game Camp and Comedy Class are on Monday to Friday.

26 November 2019

The performance dates are up, and tickets are now bookable through our What's on page or from tamperepanto@gmail.com. Some performances already prebooked to near capacity, so get in quick!!

12 September 2019

Wolves? Huntsmen? Red equestrian attire? Auditions now!! September 17th and 19th @Keidas (Tampereen Lyseon Lukio, 2nd floor) from 4pm

28 March 2019

Ticket sales for our 2019 PG-13 production Well, That Depends are now open online!

Get your tickets online at the secure Holvi online store and ensure your place at the best show this spring!

20 November 2018

Ticket sales for the 2018 Christmas panto Pinocchio are now open online!

14 November 2018

Our cast is busy having rehearsals for Pinocchio. 

Why are those people running around shouting and acting up? No worries, it’s just rehearsals for Pinocchio. Four more weeks to go. Sounds like fun.

10 November 2018

Attention Teachers!

This year we are offering three performances for school groups. These special shows are scheduled for Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, December 10, 11, & 12, starting at 6:00 pm. With a reduced prices for groups of 15 and over.  Book soon, our Wednesday show is almost sold out!

Sun 31st Dec 2017

Thanks for this year!

It was great fun doing the panto again this year! A great big thanks to our wonderful crew and lovely audience for another run full of joy and laughter, and a few happy accidents on stage... And if you missed us, there's always next year!

Thu 30th Nov 2017

Opening Night Almost Sold Out!!!

But not to worry there are four other performances with lots of tickets left. Just scroll down and check the other showtimes, then make your way to the online store and get yours.

Fri 10th Nov 2017

Ticket sales for the 2017 Christmas panto Snow White and the Seven Brothers is now open online