Claire Parsons CO

Choreographer Claire Parsons and her company present innovative, high-quality performance art for young audiences. The work is acclaimed for its stunning visuals, exquisite performers and perfectly balanced interaction with the spectators. With playful elegance, humour and warmth, audiences are invited into exciting new worlds together with the performers.

2018 Claire Parsons received the prestigious Cullberg Award from the City of Stockholm including a prize sum of 100.000 SEK. The Cullberg Prize is awarded to a choreographer, dancer or a dance company who has creatively contributed to the development within the field of Dance.


In a blue room with a black reflecting floor and Greek statues two figures appear. Or – maybe they are three? They join forces and travel in parallell realities where they experience swooning feelings, wilfullness and courage. SOON SWOON is dance, juggling and mime in an immersive experience for all from 10 years and up.

The company’s signature work MARMALADE (for audiences from 2 years) is a delicate, sensory and tactile piece about meeting and mixing, sensing and seeing. MARMALADE has performed over 350 shows in Sweden and internationally, including De Betovering Festival in Holland, Festival d’Hiver Domaine D’O in France, Kids Festival in Italy, Summer Stage in New York and Act3 Festival in Singapore.

A playful treasure hunt, a puzzle and a mystery piece inspired by polyphonic experiences. For 5-12 years and families. Autism friendly.

In a landscape where everything is covered with grass, we join an adventure with down to earth dancing and coffee dreams. From 4 years and up/family audiences. A collaboration with the Marionette Theatre in Stockholm.

Five performers move together with the audience in an exploration of self and togetherness, in suggestive images and materialistic sounds. For family audiences.