Clarion Hotel Gillet
Uppsala, 753 20
Phone: (46) 18 68 18 00
Fax: (46) 18 68 18 18
This cinema is one of the quirkiest in town. It features high-tech viewing facilities, but the films it shows are often offbeat selections from foreign lands or bygone days.
This arena, built to host the local hockey team, is Uppsala's newest large venue for entertainment. It also hosts concerts and conventions, and the facilities are completely state-of-the-art, including its seating, concessions and audio/visual amenities.
Offering guests panoramic views of the riverside, Alfvénsalen is a popular entertainment venue which hosts concerts and other forms of live entertainment all year round. Boasting spacious and bright interiors, this versatile venue can also be hired for business meetings, conferences and lectures. Check website for details.
Started by Margaretha and Per Löfblad in 1978, this charming puppet theater puts on classic stories for children (such as "Goldilocks and the Three Bears"). Their high-production performances usually involve several types of puppets (glove, shadow, marionette, etc.) and full musical ensemble accompaniment.
Viba Femba began as a hybrid of musical and theater group almost thirty years ago, and has been delighting audiences all over Sweden and beyond since then. Their shows are lively and unique, and feature a mixture of song and storytelling that is sure to amuse. This theater is their permanent home, and though the group headlines here for most of the year, occasionally other entertainers do take the stage here.
This daring theater company is based right near the train station. They stage many original plays and do some revivals of acclaimed pieces of days past as well.
This cinema is one of the largest and most up-to-date in Uppsala. There are multiple theaters, each with high tech sound and projection systems.
This movie theater is quite old and has been situated in the same building next to the River for decades. Still, the facilities are very modern and one can enjoy the latest Hollywood schlock here as more subtle, independent fare.
Since its inception, Reginateatern has undergone tremendous changes and finally being restored to its original grandeur in February 2005. A small and cozy cafe within the theater is the source for countless conversations over coffee. Also you could opt for plays of a shorter duration and that too at lunch time at the in-house. The theater also has balconies to accommodate more patrons. Feel like royalty at this theater with the old world charm it emanates.
Grand was once a very modern cinema, which is noticeable both on the outside as well as on the inside, until it was taken over by the youth association, F.E.L in the 80. It's now a popular hang out for young people between the age of 15 and 20. The venue is host to several live concerts, discos and theater shows. It also stand by its motto to be a totally alcohol and drug free place, you even have to take a breath alcohol test before you are allowed to enter. At the cafe they serve affordable meals and snacks.
This slickly appointed theater is one of the most up-to-date in Uppsala. They run largely first-run films out of Hollywood and the rest of Europe, and this is one of the best places in town to see an eye-candy blockbuster.
Sporting a unique facade, Uppsala Konsert & Kongress is spread over an area of 14,600 sq meters. Consisting of eight floors, this building was constructed by Danish architect Henning Larsen Tegnestue in 2007 and serves as an important landmark of the city. Spacious and modern, Uppsala Konsert & Kongress offers the city a one-of-a-kind concert hall and a conference center, where one can hold informal and formal meetings respectively. Holding numerous live events in the concert hall, this place attracts several artists and bands every year to showcase their performances. The conference center, on the other hand which includes Sal B and Sal C, provides state-of-the-art facilities for the entrepreneurs, businessmen and corporate companies. Catering facilities are available on site. Check website for more details.