The Royal Dramatic Theatre, founded in 1788 and commonly known as Dramaten, is Sweden’s National Theatre. The theatre has an assignment from the government to perform classical theatre, newly written Swedish and international theatre, and theatre for children and youth. The theatre is owned by the state. The current Managing and Artistic Director is Marie-Louise Ekman.
The Royal Dramatic Theatre’s building at Nybroplan in Stockholm has been the theatre’s home since 1908. This great art noveau-building houses five stages. The Main Stage seats up to 770 spectators. The stage for children and youth, Unga Dramaten, is situated in a separate building called Elverket.
Events in English:
Carolus Rex (English translation available from 1 July 2014.
You can buy your tickets online and print them yourself, or have them sent to your home address. You can also call or visit our box office.
+46 (0)8-667 06 80
Tuesday-Saturday 12pm-7 pm
+46-(0)8-665 61 00
For questions regarding our guided tours and repertoire, please e-mail
111 47 Stockholm
Subway station: Östermalmstorg
Bus stop: Nybroplan
P.O. Box 5037
102 41 Stockholm