Category: SWEDEN

CINNOBER TEATER

Since 1996, the Cinnober Teater company has been introducing new drama text and new musical theatre pieces to the west of Sweden.In 2010, Cinnober opened a new venue on the west coast capital Gothenburg. There, Cinnober programme  international, as well as national and local works.Cinnober Teater perform plays which are believed to add to the …

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CIRKUSPERSPEKTIV

CirkusPerspektiv is a contemporary circus company based in Stockholm, Sweden. The work of the company focuses on circus expression. Artistic director, Marie-Andrée Robitaille, originally from Québec, Canada, now living in Sweden, started to tour in 1998 with pioneer company Cirkus Cirkör, for whom she introduced her work on the Chinese pole, a discipline that was …

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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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DISA KROSNESS

Disa Krosness is a freelance choreographer and dance artist based in Stockholm. Humour, musicality and accessibility defines her work, and she often collaborates with other artists in different artistic fields. Empathy is an important ingredient in her work. By creating strong visual images, using references to pop-culture and adding a touch of nostalgia, Disa conveys …

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VIRPI PAHKINEN

Choreographer and dancer Virpi Pahkinen’s works are full of secrets; she can be a warrior of the spirit, a spectral gardener or a shaman in metamorphosis. She offers dance as an incantation and creates a meditative atmosphere with her original choreography. She is well known for her stunningly chiselled shapes and almost otherworldly moves. Pahkinen has been …

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Robin Dingemans

Robin Dingemans is a choreographer and performer who works primarily in Sweden & the UK. Robin’s works are often grounded in conceptual or philosophical frames, that implicitly explore political & sociological propositions. He plays freely with the boundaries of choreography, experimenting with devising processes and potential outcomes, which include dance for the stage, non traditional …

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Dalija Acin Thelander

Dalija Acin Thelander is a choreographer and a cultural worker based in Stockholm. The focus of her current artistic research and creation are performances for babies. Her work for the youngest audience concerns the exploration of the choreographic practices which focuses on heightened immediacy and immersion of the audience, aiming for a multi-modal and affective …

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Lena Josefsson & Kompani Raande-Vo

Lena Josefsson’s work is a grand epic drama of humankind’s fragile existence, created with a moral pathos seldom seen on a dance stage. The concept is simply brilliant: Look at humankind! One sees the defenceless and lonely, but also the fantastic and beautiful. You. I. – Dagens Nyheter From her childhood in former Zaire, Josefsson …

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Christina Tingskog

Christina Tingskog’s performances are appreciated for their wit, warmth, audience interaction and compelling physicality. She challenges her young audiences with topics beyond the usual, for example Einstein’s theory of relativity, quantum mechanics and astrophysics transformed into poetic, humorous, expressive dance. Her works convey the fun of thinking and are based on how logical thinking and …

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