Theatre in Södermalm

Södra Teatern

Accessible from Mosebacketorg and adjoining Mosebacke Etablissement, up the winding streets of old Södermalm, Södra Teatern is the original multifunctional event space, with its assortment of bars, stages and a rest…
Spectator Sport in Södermalm

Zinkensdamms Idrottsplats

Watching a bandy match is great fun. A precursor to ice hockey but with more players (11 to a side) and less fighting, the sport has grown massively popular since the rise of the Hammarby team in the late ’90s. The …
Live Music in Södermalm

Mosebacke Etablissement

Eclectic theatre and club nights aside, this historic culture palace hosts a mixed line-up of live music. Tunes span anything from home-grown pop to Antipodean rock. The outdoor terrace (featured in the opening scen…
Theatre in Östermalm & Ladugårdsgärdet


The Royal Theatre stages a range of plays in a sublime art-nouveau environment. You can also take a guided tour in English at 4pm most days (adult/child 30/60kr), bookable online. Half-price tickets may be available…
Theatre in Södermalm


Folkoperan gives opera a thoroughly modern overhaul with its intimate, cutting-edge and sometimes controversial productions. The under-26s enjoy half-price tickets. The attached restaurant-bar draws a loyal crowd on…
Opera in Norrmalm


The Royal Opera is the place to go for thunderous tenors, sparkling sopranos and classical ballet. It has some bargain tickets in seats with poor views, and occasional lunchtime concerts for 275kr (including light l…
Jazz in Norrmalm


Music club Fasching is the pick of Stockholm’s jazz clubs, with live music most nights. DJs often take over with Afrobeat, Latin, neo-soul or R&B on Friday night and retro-soul, disco and rare grooves on Saturda…
Jazz in Gamla Stan


Stampen is one of Stockholm’s music-club stalwarts, swinging to live jazz and blues six nights a week. The free blues jam (currently on Sundays) pulls everyone from local noodlers to the odd music legend.
Live Music in Stockholm


This huge white spherical building (it looks like a giant golf ball) just south of Södermalm hosts regular big-name pop and rock concerts, as well as sporting events and trade fairs. Even if nothing’s going on insid…
Theatre in Norrmalm

Stockholms Stadsteatern

Regular performances are staged at this theatre inside Kulturhuset, as well as guest appearances by foreign theatre companies. It's also the temporary home to some of the collections from the National Gallery, which…