The Silamiut Theatre was established in 1984, and is Greenland's only professional theatre company. Those who started the theatre company were all educated at Tuukkaq Drama College in Denmark. Silamiut is a project oriented theatre, which has produced more than 20 children's family and adult shows. Its members work with experimental theatre, cabaret, musical shows (song, rock, folk music), traditional drum dancing, mask-play, modern dancing, video, TV- and radio productions, music releases etc. Besides being Katuaq's (Greenlandic Centre for Performing Arts) residential theatre, Silamiut is also an active touring company, and has performed in Greenland, the Nordic countries, all of the Arctic region, U.S.A., Europe and Australia.
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