Tag: MADE IN the Nordic Countries 2017

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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TOYBOYS

ULF NILSENG// en TOYBOYS produksjon Ulf Nilseng//en TOYBOYS produksjon is a dance company, emerged from the former TOYBOYS, now run by Ulf Nilseng himself. With his last two performances, Performance On Falling and Be-longing, Nilseng has started off in a work to broaden the concept of queer, bringing forth a personal, imaginative and physical dance …

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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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SPARROW DANCE

Sparrow Dance, led by choreographer and dancer Esther Wrobel, creates performances that combine aerial dance with dance, acrobatics and a playful approach towards our perception of reality. Fly Trap A pyjama drama for the whole family, created as a tribute to play and fantasy. It’s a magical and surreal world of aerial dance, video animations …

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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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