The Nurses of The Hospital are very happy to perform at the brand new Prague Non Verbal Festival this coming weekend. We perform at La Fabrika on Saturday and Sunday, and for the especially interested we also hold a workshop. Come join us at this fantastic space in Prague!
During the next year Jo Strømgren Kompani will premiere two brand new productions, The Virus and Coco.
The Virus is a sought-after return to the essence of Jo Strømgren Kompani, to a mix of theatre and dance and nonsensical language, humanistic, absurdist and with unexpected twists around each corner.
Coco is the third coproduction with Ulrike Quade Company, featuring hyper-realistic puppets, intriguing walks between documentaric facts and provocative insinuations, and a great dash of wild imaginative theatre.
After more than 80 performances over the past 3 years, to audience cheers and critics’ acclamation, we can definitely say that Origin of Species has “survived the fittest” and been a great success. The final performances this season take place this week at Mungo Park in Allerød, Denmark.
This week our children’s production The Kitchen will be part of the amazing SpringFestival in Copenhagen, an international theatre festival for children and young people. We will have performances both for school classes and for the general audience at ZeBU at Amager Kulturpark.
15 years ago, THERE had its premiere in Vilnius, as a part of New Baltic Dance Festival This year, the festival celebrates its 20th edition, and we are thrilled to be back to perform THERE as part of the festivals opening night. It feels like coming home.
For the first time in the company’s history we are visiting Ukraine! This week the cast and crew of There are going to be part of Zelyonka Fest Сontemporary Dance Festival in Kiev. We are really excited to show this particular production in this area of Europe right now. After the performance in Kiev, There moves on to the place where the journey started 15 years ago: New Baltic Dance in Vilnius, Lithuania.
This Saturday, 16th April, Jo Strømgren Kompani will perform our children’s production The Kitchen at Sentralen in Oslo. Sentralen is Oslo’s newest performance venue, and the biggest workshop in the country for creative cultural and innovation forces. We are excited to be part of their Saturday children’s program!
After a successful run in New York at The Abrons Arts Centre the nurses of The Hospital have now returned to Oslo, and are eagerly looking forward to the run at The Norwegian Opera and Ballet. Come see the performance the New York Times describes as " an absurdist nordic version of M.A.SH". It runs from the 5th through the 9th of April at Scene 2.
This week our dancers from A Dance Tribute to Ping Pong have brought their puppet master to Bogotá! We are really excited to be part of the worlds largest theatre festival with two of our performances. The amazing Festival Iberoamericano de Bogotá in Colombia, is a spirited explosion of love of life and art, featuring 1250 performances and 3650 artist from all over the world.
Our brave performers have dived into a language completely different from Norwegian – and we are now superexcited to meet our young, Finnish audience.
The Kitchen performs four times this week during BRAVO Festival in Helsinki, a festival organized by Assitej Finland. Heippa hei!