New Plays from Finland
Paula Salminen (born 1977) is a Finnish playwright and dramaturge who graduated from the Finnish Theatre Academy in 2003 and has since worked as a freelancer for theatre, radio and television. Themes common to her works are gender, acceptance and the need to be free. In addition to her work as a writer, Salminen has been an active force in the Finnish theatre scene also in other ways. She is a board member at the Finnish Playwrights and Screenwriters Guild and an active participant in the playwrightsâ€™ society Teksti.