Clarion Collection Hotel Etage
Vasteras, 722 12
Phone: (46) 21 15 12 20
Fax: (46) 21 15 12 21
Amatörteatrarnas Riksförbund (the National Association of Amateur Theatres) has over 430 member associations, with a total of approximately 45,000 members. If you look at the sheer number of members and associations all over Sweden, you might even call this a Swedish national movement. They boast an incredible play library with over 4,400 scripts, an agency of rights of performance, and an annual amateur theatre festival. Members have access to an extensive number of courses, both at national and local levels, focusing on different parts of practical theatre work.
The Västerås Concert Hall does not confine itself just to overbearing classical music; it covers genres to appeal to everyone's taste. Chamber music, choir music, jazz, funk, ballet, stand up comedy, Swedish folk music and even hip hop is what awaits you at the world class venue. To promote an artistic culture among youth, most events held here do not charge those below 18 years of age and this says a lot about the management's ideals. Also it is recommended to stop by their restaurant during summer when the terrace offers splendid views and you will be served traditional Swedish cuisine. Check out their website for a list of upcoming events.
Teater Vastmanland also known as Teater Vasteras is a modest local theater when compared to other grand theaters in Sweden. But this 399 seat theater hosts around 300 shows every year and entertains up to 35,000 people. The theater also cooperates with the new and upcoming performers and theater companies to offer it's audiences the best in dramatics and plays. Children's theater is an important wing of Teater Vastmanland and has continued to be so since the 1960s. To check about the forthcoming events, please visit the website.
Vallby Friluftsteater is an open air theater in Vasteras which appears to be the favorite spot for wandering artists, traveling theater companies, music festivals and other event organizers. A perfect setting amid lush green surroundings, this unusual theater is in a park that was built in the 1920's. The 300 seats along with surprisingly modern state-of-the-art sound and light set up, make this a convenient venue to hire even for private events.
Logarangen is home to numerous cultural events and live concerts from time to time. Apart from cultural events, this place is also famous for water sports like kayaking, swimming, para-sailing and such others. Frequented by local and international bands and artists, this place is one of its kind in the city and extremely popular amongst the locals.
In Sweden, the Bombardier is one of the premier places for concerts, theater and dance performances, and other cultural events.. Enjoy a head-banging night out at this arena with state-of-the-art facilities and exceptional lighting and sound systems. And it is also easily accessible by public transport.
Situated in the city of Vasteras, Rocklunda stadium hosts several sports matches on its grounds. Divided into several arenas, Rocklunda comprises of an ice ring, equestrian tracks, football grounds and jogging tracks. One of its kind in the city, this stadium has witnessed some of the key football matches and other winter sport contests. Rocklunda restaurant and bistro is an ideal place to meet and relax with your friends and family.