TNL – Association for Amateur and Professional Theatres in Finland (TNL) is an organization for professionals and amateurs alike that responds rapidly to the demands of the field of theatre as it faces financial and structural changes. TNL promotes interaction and co-operation between theatre amateurs and professionals, focuses its activities to an increasing extent on children and youth, organizes quality training for all ages, and implements high-standard events to support development within the field.

Three annual festivals comprise the cornerstone of the Association’s activities: Mikkeli Amateur Theatre Festival, KUULAS – International Children’s Theatre Festival for both professional and amateur theater groups, and MURROS – Theatre Festival for Young People theatre enthusiasts aged 13-20.

TNL strategy 2016-18