Tomorrow, May 25 2018, the new Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is put into force throughout the EU. GDPR replaces the Swedish Personal Data Act (PUL) and will strengthen your privacy in data processing of your personal information so that you can feel safe. You receive our newsletter monthly because you have subscribed or have participated in the The Swedish Biennial … Read More

Newsletter #April and May


At Scensverige – Swedish ITI we declare spring and we’ve got started with things we were waiting for. We have received funding from the Swedish Arts Council for Proud Performing Arts, and are currently planning the program for performing arts and/or seminars at seven festivals – Växjö Pride, Malmö Pride, Stockholm EuroPride, Gothenburg EuroPride, Gävle Pride, Jönköping Qom Ut and … Read More

Newsletter #March


The performing arts spring is in full bloom and for those who want to see everything it’s busy these days. Check out the premieres of the month in Sweden here! We have two important reminders: 1. Do not wait too long to nominate your performance to the The Swedish Biennial for Performing Arts 2019! The selection committee is working hard … Read More

Newsletter #May

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It’s finally May! Biennial month! Correcting and planning this year’s biennial schedule is like having the world’s largest candy bag with sweet, salty, sour, creamy and some crunchy nuts. How will anyone be able to take part in all these sharp and exciting performances and seminars? Nobody´s experience will be like someone else’s. In previous biennals, the egg trick has … Read More

World Dance Day, Saturday April 29th


This year’s World Dance Day Message is based on choreographer Trisha Brown’s thoughts about the art that she loved and created, through her long and celebrated career. I became a dancer because of my desire to fly. The transcendence of gravity was always something that moved me. There is no secret meaning in my dances. They are a spiritual exercise … Read More

World Theatre Day Message


The message author of 2017 is Isabelle Huppert, the theatre and cinema actress from France. So, here we are once more. Gathered again in Spring, 55 years since our inaugural meeting, to celebrate World Theatre Day. Just one day, 24 hours, is dedicated to celebrating theatre around the world. And here we are in Paris, the premier city in the … Read More

Newsletter #February


We are very much looking forward to the performing arts year 2017! We are currently focusing on the planning of our largest event of the year; Scenkonstbiennalen – the Swedish Biennial for Performing Arts. The biennial is Sweden’s largest festival for performing arts, and it is an important gathering place for those working within the profession. For international visitors the … Read More



The office is closed for vacation for a few weeks. If you’re in Stockholm, we are working with Stockholm Pride so meet us at Pride House July 28 and 29! Otherwise, we are back in the office on August 15th. Hope you all have a great summer!

Swedstage performances


We are very proud to present the selected performances for Swedstage 2016! With the help for our four artistic advisors, the performances for Swedstage 2016 has now been selected. The productions show a wide range in both genres and artistic expressions and the three days in Stockholm will offer you the very best of Swedish performing arts for children, youth … Read More

New members!


At our last board meeting we approved no less than five new member applications. A very warm welcome to Minna Krook Dans, Iraqi Bodies, Osynliga teatern, Share Music Sweden, and Follow The Rabbit!   Minna Krook Dans Minna Krook Dans is a dance company that performances for children and adults which was founded in 1999 and is led by choreographer … Read More