The Swedish Biennial for Performing Arts 2017

Norrköping welcomed us all with sunny and warm weather, and 1400 biennial visitors, including guests from 26 countries visited The Swedish Biennial for Performing Arts 2017. The biennial included 16 selected productions, two international guest shows, two performances from the host theater and five student productions. The festival also offered a comprehensive seminar program with over 120 seminars, workshops, conversations, meetings, podcasts and talkshows etc.

Scenkonstbiennalen – Sweden’s largest performing arts festival

The Swedish Biennial for Performing Arts is arranged by Scensverige – Swedish ITI in collaboration with one or more hosts and is held every other year.

The biennial includes selected productions, performances from the host theater, student productions and international guest shows. In addition, the Biennial for Performing Arts includes seminars, workshops, conversations, meetings, parties and much more.

The Swedish Biennial for Performing Arts 2017 took place in Norrköping on 23-28 May, with Östgötateatern and Upplev Norrköping as hosts.