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Torkel Blomkvist

Torkel Blomkvist, Lighting Design, has previously provided lighting at The Göteborg Opera for productions such as Der fliegende Holländer, Elektra, Aida, Der Rosenkavalier, Turandot, Die Frau ohne Schatten, Parsifal, Goya, Alicna, Tristan und Isolde, as well as the ballets The Nutcracker, Anima and Romeo and Juliet.

As part of director David Radok's team at The Göteborg Opera, he has been responsible for the lighting design of Wozzeck, Il barbiere di Siviglia, Don Giovanni, La Cenerentola, K. Beschreibung eines Kampfes, Macbeth, Julius Caesar and The Rake's Progress, Rusalka, Orfeo ed Euridice and Duke Blue Beards Castle / Erwartung. Torkel Blomkvist has worked as a lighting designer at theatres such as The Royal Dramatic Theatre, The Royal Swedish Opera, Stockholm City Theatre, The Royal Danish Theatre in Copenhagen, The Norwegian National Opera in Oslo, The Paris Opera and The National Ballet of China in Beijing.

A few of his recent productions include The Rake's Progress at The Danish Royal Theatre, the opera Batseba and the ballet The Hunchback of Notre-Dame at The Swedish Royal Opera, I Annas Garderob at Gothenburg City Theatre, Der Ring des Nibelungen at Wermland Opera and Vad är Pengar at The Royal Dramatic Theatre.

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Christina Nilssons Gata, 411 04 Göteborg
Telephone (switch) 031–10 80 00
Ticket office & Restaurant 031–13 13 00

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