‘Take Two Tickets to Blithe Spirit and Call Me in the Morning’: Finnish Doctors Prescribe Theater

The city of Turku, one of two European capitals of culture for 2011 (along with Tallinn), “has decided that ‘culture cures’ and seen to it that its board of healthcare will distribute 5,500 free tickets for cultural events to people who show up at its municipal health centres.”

Source: The Guardian (UK) 11/02/10