Teatteri Metamorfoosi in English
Teatteri Metamorfoosi is a professional mask theatre company based in Helsinki, Finland. It was founded in 2005 by Finnish theatre pedagogue and theatre maker Soile Mäkelä, Swiss director Davide Giovanzana and Finnish sculptor Laura Mäkelä. Teatteri Metamorfoosi was registrated as an association in 2006.
The company has grown as a dynamic ensemble of 14 members, including actors, puppeteers, musician, sculptor, mask makers and dramaturg, all of whom share a deep curiosity about masks and physical theatre.
Teatteri Metamorfoosi is one of the rare European theatre companies focusing on the exploration of mask theatre. Our work is visible in performances, mask making, pedagogy, applied drama progets and an international mask theatre festival MasQue organized in Helsinki.
The fixed point of activities of Teatteri Metamorfoosi is located in Sörnäinen, Helsinki. In the Point Fixe there you find the theatre office, training/ workshop studio and mask making atelier.