Category: SWEDEN

Marika Hedemyr

Marika Hedemyr is a Swedish artist combining choreography and philosophy in the context of public spaces: in other words she works with bodies, ideas and our contemporary urban society. Her work is characterized by mundane situations in a twisted reality, precision, humour and physicality. Hedemyr’s current focus is to create performative art in public spaces, …

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Charlotta Öfverholm

“After 25 years they have nothing more to prove. Only the strong longing to be themselves, to mold what means the most to shake the world wordlessly, bottomless and carefree”. Raw physical dance theatre with depth, irony, brutality and humor. Since 1995 Charlotta Öfverholm has creates over 30 production, which have toured all over the …

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the Royal Swedish Ballet

“Honouring our past while nourishing the future” The Royal Swedish Ballet, one of the oldest ballet companies in the world, has a strong foundation in the classical repertoire as well as a capacity for and curiosity in contemporary dance. With a repertoire including ballets by some of the world’s most renowned choreographers we actively commission …

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Ingrid Olterman Dans

Ingrid Olterman is a professional choreographer who has created work for more than 20 years, often in collaboration with other artists and art forms and she uses music specially composed to each performance. Her interest in creating work for the younger audience has led to a number of performances where children’s reflections play an integral …

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Göteborgs Dans & 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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Regionteater Väst

Regionteater Väst is Sweden’s largest touring performing arts institution for a young audience and one of the country’s largest producers of dance and theatre. We create accessible and challenging performances, with an appeal and subject matter aimed primarily at people between the ages of 6 and 16. Our remit comes from the Västra Götaland Region and Uddevalla municipality. We want to …

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Eva Ingemarsson Dance Production

Eva Ingemarsson Dance Production is a dance company based in Gothenburg, Sweden, at Atalante, a place for experimental performing arts. The choreographer and artistic director Eva Ingemarsson works with different combinations of artists, dancers, composers and visual artists. Eva Ingemarsson has worked as a choreographer since 1978. Her company has extensive experience in creating choreographic works and …

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ilDance

Forbidden Fruit photographer: JB Photography Catharses Forbidden Fuit ilDance is an independent and international contemporary dance company and a production coordinating collective based in Gothenburg, Sweden. Artistic directors, Israel Aloni and Lee Brummer, founded the company with a humble belief in diverse methods for the creation and production of meaningful contemporary dance and with great …

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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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