With a broad and humorous approach, Folkteatern aims to focus on and shake up the most uncomfortable issues. Folkteatern often stage newly written plays, for children as well as adults. To present a wide-ranging repertoire, the theatre also welcomes guest performances. The theatre's foyer is ideal for talks and lectures and also offers lunchtime theatre, improvisation theatre and concerts. Additionally, Folkteatern’s plays tour the region of Västra Götaland.