Children and youth

  • Look, look! Who’s that travelling on the river? An extraordinary troupe of fantasy characters has reached the river. There is magic in the air as a gnome steers a royal water flea, beautiful and exhilarating music fills the air and the vivid colours of the rainbow make the world look soft and...
    KaupunkitapahtumatEsteetön kulkuMusiikkiTeatteri ja muu esittävä taideLapset ja nuoretLiikunta ja ulkoilu
  • Kindling, a joint project by eleven Aladdin’s Lamp Art Centres and the City of Turku, will bring together a wide range of artistic activities for children, young people and entire families, throughout Finland. In November 2011, the activities will culminate with an event week that gathers together...
    Näyttelyt ja kuvataideTeatteri ja muu esittävä taideElokuva ja animaatioLapset ja nuoret
  • This innovative combination of ancient and modern technologies treats the audience to a spectacular version of a traditional mummers’ play in the parkland and streets surrounding Turku Castle.The show, part theatre, part concert, part public ritual, will feature giant puppets, street theatre and...
    KaupunkitapahtumatMusiikkiTeatteri ja muu esittävä taideLapset ja nuoret
  • Fire, water, earth and air. The meeting of the Elements. Circus acrobats that fly into the dark night, wildly whirling torches and music will create a unique experience. The show will feature daring drops, swirling movement and athletic skills to go along with amazing coordination and dexterity,...
    KaupunkitapahtumatKuvailutulkkausTeatteri ja muu esittävä taideLapset ja nuoret
  • In 3011, everything flies: schools, cows, books and especially people. Most things are far easier than today. Turku 3011 Children’s Opera is based on ideas and materials created in workshops held at the junior classes of Turku elementary schools. Based on the workshop material, Emma Puikkonen has...
    MusiikkiNäyttelyt ja kuvataideLapset ja nuoret
  • Turku Grand Prix brings downhill racers to the centre of Turku in an ecological event full of action for the whole family. The race has two categories: downhill vehicles built by amateurs and racing vehicles built by professionals. The participants will be encouraged to construct their vehicles...
    KaupunkitapahtumatLapset ja nuoret
  • Colourscape is made up of approximately one hundred colourful sphere-like chambers linked together into a giant labyrinth. The audience will be able to walk through and spend time in the chambers listening to music performances or just relaxing in the colourful environment. Colourscape is like a...
    KaupunkitapahtumatMusiikkiLapset ja nuoret
  • What on earth is Å-djuret? How ancient is it? Has it ever been sighted, or is it just an urban myth? A joint project by the Swedish schools in Turku will examine this mystical creature in greater detail. Through the combined efforts of different high school year groups in writing to sketching...
    Näyttelyt ja kuvataideLapset ja nuoret
  • Where do ants roam? What do ants do in the winter? Where do they live and what actually goes on in an anthill? Now some light will be shed on these intriguing questions when the ants of Turku step into the spotlight.    “Little Brother” Reality TV comes to the terrarium of the...
    KaupunkitapahtumatNäyttelyt ja kuvataideLapset ja nuoretLiikunta ja ulkoilu
  • Puppet Science and Fiction is an art event based around mathematics for students in the final years of high school. It will be based on Edwin A. Abbott’s book Flatland. The event will encompass three mutually complementary parts: an art exhibition, a puppet show and a workshop. The art exhibition...
    Näyttelyt ja kuvataideTeatteri ja muu esittävä taideLapset ja nuoret