Category: PERFORMANCE

H2DANCE

H2DANCE is choreographer/ performer duo Hanna Gillgren (SE) and Heidi Rustgaard (NO). Their work sits in between performance and dance and can be characterized as interdisciplinary, often taking a humorous approach to serious subject matters. Recurring themes in their choreography are group behaviour, conformity, power balance and manipulation. The notion of the group versus the …

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:DANISH+

:DANISH+ is a showcase, presenting the very best of contemporary Danish performing arts for children and young people to theatre representatives from around the world. The showcase is, as Jeremy Boomer Stacey, Executive Director – International Performing Arts for Youth puts it: “..a very focused opportunity to see Danish work for young audiences.” The showcase …

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Th’Line

Th’Line has developed an intriguing way of balancing humour and seriousness to challenge conventions and comment weaknesses and cultures in society. Th’Line are carelessly mixing references from different dance genres and playing rudely around with clichés and taste. They are known for having a strong connection with the audience and how they intimately unveil their …

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WE GO

WE GO is a band and dance company founded in 2004 by choreographer/dancer Kirstine Kyhl Andersen and composer/guitarist Niels Bjerg with an international ensemble of seven musicians and dancers. They investigate possibilities of embodying musical functions and transform them into unique experiences of choreographed concert-performances. Their dancing concerts have been presented at both theatres and …

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Göteborgs Dans och Teater Festival

Photo from Miguel Gutierrez performance Heavens What Have I Done, presented in the festival 2014. Photo by: Ian Douglas Göteborgs Dans & Teater Festival is a biannual festival for international performing art in Gothenburg, Sweden. The festival was established in 1994 and has ever since invited international artists to share stories with a diverse audience; …

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Molitrix Scenekunst

Molitrix Scenekunst (MoS) is a performance company working with electronic music, voice and film. The company has produced several critically well-received performances consisting of various length and character for indoor and outdoor, as well as dance films. MoS produces both independent productions and commission-based works. The company are also giving classes and workshops. MoS aim …

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Fors Works

Fors Works is the project formation around the choreographic work of Martin Forsberg. Forsberg’s work is made by questioning topics and contexts, turned into choreography. Stroking reality via theatrical awareness, the work is trying to question dance as an art form, through dance. Weather investigating the relation between feminism, DIY and taste (Comic Sans), the …

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Nordic Attendance in New York

during APAP NYC 9 – 13 January 2015 Below follows as many of the Nordic activities as we have been able to gather during APAP and ISPA in January in New York. 9 JANUARY 9:00 – 12:00 APAP | NYC Pre-Conference: Our Global Community Pirjetta Mulari from Dance Info Finland and Michael Orlove (National Endowment …

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Charlotte Engelkes Production

photograph: Mats Bäcker Miss Very Wagner photograph: Anna Diehl Kira – I huset där jag bor photograph: Performing Pictures Alla Is Divine photographer: Carl Thorborg Charlotte Engelkes, director and performance artist, has a solid background in modern dance and theatre. Her range spans dance, theatre, performance art and opera – all in her very personal …

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