The Savoy Theatre is an important and colourful addition to Helsinki’s diverse cultural scene. It is especially well-known as a concert venue for world music, hosting around 200 groups from around the world every year. The Savoy produces events itself and in co-operation with other event organizers. It also stages events produced independently by various booking agencies, festivals and individual event organizers. The Savoy is situated in the centre of Helsinki just off the Esplanade Park. The Savoy Theatre is also responsible for the booking and production of performances organized on the Espa Stage.