The Swedish Biennial for Performing Arts 2021

This year’s Swedish Biennial for Performing Arts was presented semi-digitally during May 18-21. The program was free of cost and open to all. Read more about this year’s program on our Swedish website.

Selected productions 2021

  • We who got to live our lives over again (Vi som fick leva om våra liv) – Backa Teater & Dramaten, directed by Mattias Andersson
  • Don Quixote (Don Quijote) – Folkteatern, directed by Erik Holmström
  • # isitwaryet (# ärdetkrigän) – Galeasen, written by Mikhail Durnenkov, directed by Natalie Ringler
  • Log driver love (Flottarkärlek) – Hagar Malin Hellkvist Sellén
  • Klaus Nomi – Unga på Operan/Kungliga Operan, written by Lucas Svensson, directed by Sunil Munshi 
  • Proxy – Norrdans, choreography of Martin Forsberg together with Søs Gunver Ryberg and Chrisander Brun
  • StM – Ofelia Jarl Ortega
  • In search of lost time (På spaning efter den tid som flytt) – Orionteatern, written and directed by Maja Salomonsson & Nina Jeppsson
  • My Grandfather the Priest (Min Morfar Prosten) – PotatoPotato Scenkonst, by Paulina Göth and Helena Engberg Tunström
  • The Break-Up of Peter and Janne (Peter & Janne gör slut) – Regionteater Väst, directed by Mattias Brunn together with Jan Coster, Peter Lorentzon & Jimmy Dahlqvist
  • Because I Say So (För att jag säger det) – Unga Klara, directed by Farnaz Arbabi, based on the idea of Gustav Deinoff and Farnaz Arbabi

Read more about the selected productions.