Category: STOCKHOLM

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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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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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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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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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”. Since 1995 we create raw physical dance theatre with depth, irony, brutality and humor. We produce tour friendly productions with few and strong artists which …

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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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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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Cirkus Cirkör

Wear It Like A Crown photographer: Mats Bäcker Underart photographer: Mats Bäcker Knitting Peace photographer: Mats Bäcker Cirkus Cirkör photograph: Mattias Edwall CIRKUS CIRKÖR is Sweden’s first and largest contemporary circus, founded in 1995. Built upon art and pedagogy, Cirkus Cirkör has grown rapidly and today consists of shows touring Sweden and the world, circus …

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