Dance. Northern (de)Lights is a Nordic twist on the classic delicacy Turkish Delight. We present a tasteful palette of fantasy and light inspired by the season's theme Wonderland.
A platform for northern contemporary dance art
World premiere April 24 2015
The Göteborg Opera, Small Stage.
7 performances. Runs until May 16.
Dance program by TILMAN O’DONNELL, MARTIN FORSBERG, KIM HIORTHØY,
LISA ÖSTBERG and PASCAL MARTY
Swedish choreographer Martin Forsberg has created several new pieces for venues across Sweden and other countries. His most recent work includes Doppelganger for Regionteater Väst.
The duo of Lisa Östberg (dancer, choreographer and writer) and Kim Hiorthøy (artist, musician and choreographer) has worked previously with Gunilla Heilborn, for example in the film featured in Alaska on The Göteborg Opera Small Stage in 2009.
Tilman O'Donnell, a former dancer and current Rehearsal Director at GöteborgOperans Danskompani is the next creator. He has chosen Sweden as a base for his long international career. We have previously seen his work This is in 2010 on The Göteborg Opera Small Stage.
We are proud to announce that the piece from Katapult 2014 that won the the KATAPULT DANCE AWARD 2014 and will be featured in the Northern (de)Lights 2 programme is Like deer in the light by Pascal Marty.