We are super exited to share the news of our new artistic collaboration with the acclaimed Norwegian singer and composer Anja Garbarek. Commissioned by Bergen International Festival The Road is Just a Surface, will premiere at Den Nationale Scene in Bergen in May 2018.
A brand new Oslo Dance Ensemble and Jo Strømgren Kompani productionPremiere December 2017.
A new work by Anja Garbarek and Jo Strømgren. Commissioned by Bergen International Festival.Premieres in Bergen 24 May 2018
Fresh, new and funny!
Magic beyond words.
The result is impressive ensemble work from four performers whose look of unforced, alert connection adds to the mystery and sadness.New York Times, USA
A complete and utter success. I’d see it again in a heartbeat.The Gazette, Canada
Tempo, timing and interactions are gleefully precise, and the performance is filled with energy and enthusiasm.NRK Kulturnytt, Norway
One of the most interesting new film projects in NorwayRushprint
The Hospital is physical theatre at its very best: daring, dark, unpredictable and charged with compressed intensity. The skill and courage of the performers is breathtaking.The Guardian, UK
Human and multifaceted, lighthearted and ironic, narrative with a dancer’s expression of character.Julius Ferraro, Phindie, USA
A wise tale about life, that sometimes is terrifying and grim, and sometimes merry and witty. Multidimensional.G?os Wielkopolski, Poland
A jaw-droppingly impressive production […] ‘The Writer’ is an excellent example of the immense possibilities of contemporary puppet-theatre.
Upcoming tour dates
|Nov 24 2017||THE VIRUS||Bærum Kulturhus, Sandvika, Norway||Info|
|Nov 24 2017||COCO CHANEL||Youth Theatre on the Fontanka, St. Petersburg, Russia, Russia||Info|
|Nov 25 2017||THE VIRUS||Bærum Kulturhus, Sandvika, Norway||Info|
|Nov 26 2017||The Kitchen||TILT, Sentralen, Oslo, Norway||Info|
|Nov 29 2017||A DANCE TRIBUTE TO THE ART OF FOOTBALL||Festspiele Ludwigshafen, Ludwigshafen, Germany||Info|
|Dec 9 2017||SALVE REGINA||Dansens Hus, Oslo, Norway||Info|
|Dec 10 2017||SALVE REGINA||Dansens Hus, Oslo, Norway||Info|
|Dec 12 2017||SALVE REGINA||Dansens Hus, Oslo, Norway||Info|
|Dec 13 2017||SALVE REGINA||Dansens Hus, Oslo, Norway||Info|
|Dec 14 2017||SALVE REGINA||Dansens Hus, Oslo, Norway||Info|
Touring in 56 countries
Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Brazil, Burkina Faso, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Croatia, Cuba, Czech Republic, Denmark, England, Estonia, Faroe Islands, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Greenland, Iceland, Iran, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jordan, Latvia, Lebanon, Lithuania, Macedonia, Mexico, Netherlands, Norway, Palestine, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Scotland, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Ukraine, United States, Uruguay, Venezuela, Åland Islands
Among the many festivals and venues we have visited through the years, we can mention:
Jacob’s Pillow, USA • Sydney Opera House, Australia • Nordwind Festival, Germany • CINARS, Canada • Festival Internacional Cervantino, Mexico • Edinburgh Fringe Festival, United Kingdom • NET Festival, Russia • Seoul Performing Arts Festival, South Korea • Centro Dramático Nacional, Spain • FringeArts Festival, USA • Festival Iberoamericano de Teatro of Bogotá, Colombia • 4+4 Days in Motion, Czech Republic • Festival Les Borealis, France • BITEF Festival, Serbia • Ramallah Contemporary Dance Festival, Palestine