Repertoire for dance tours

Repertoire for dance tours

Our repertoire consists mainly of original, exclusive works – created on location in Gothenburg – by some of today’s most renowned choreographers and emerging artists, who work in collaboration with international teams, composers and musicians.

As it were
Mats Bäcker

As it were
Creation by Sang Jijia

Dancers: 12
Running time: 56 min
World premiere at GöteborgsOperan 3 Mar 2018.

”Incredibly beautiful and melancholy” — Svenska Dagbladet

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Autodance
Mats Bäcker

Autodance
Creation by Sharon Eyal

Dancers: 14
Running time: 36 min
World premiere at GöteborgsOperan, 3 Mar 2018.

”Delicious, creepy and sensual” — Svenska Dagbladet

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Decadance Gothenburg
Mats Bäcker

Decadance Gothenburg
Creation by Ohad Naharin

Dancers: 17
Running time: 60 min
World premiere at GöteborgsOperan, 9 Sep 2017.

“An hour in dance paradise” — Dagens Nyheter

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If we shadows have offended
Mats Bäcker

If we shadows have offended
Creation by Alan Lucien Øyen

Dancers: 13 (12 male, 1 female)
Running time: 90 min
World premiere at GöteborgsOperan, 14 Mar 2015.

”An elegant, clever, comical and evocative equilibrium between acting and movement” — Dagens Nyheter

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Kodak
Mats Bäcker

Kodak
Theater- and dance performance by Alan Lucien Øyen

Dancers: 10
Running time: 90 min
World premiere at GöteborgsOperan, 21 Oct 2016

“It is so attentively and beautifully done, the dancers are fantastic and perform perfectly” – Swedish Radio

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Noetic
Mats Bäcker

Noetic
Creation by Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui

Dancers: 19
Running time: 55 min
Live musicians: 2
GöteborgsOperans Orchestra (recorded for tours)
World premiere at GöteborgsOperan, 8 Mar 2014

”Deeply moving” – Göteborgs-Posten

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Icon
Mats Bäcker

Icon
Creation by Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui

Dancers: 18 (13 GöteborgsOperans Danskompani, 5 Eastman)
Running time: 65 min
World premiere at GöteborgsOperan, 21 Oct 2016.

A co-production with Eastman.
”Icon is the year’s greatest, most sumptuous dance experience” — Dagens Nyheter

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Stoic
Mats Bäcker

Stoic
Creation by Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui

Dancers: 19 (14 from GöteborgsOperans Danskompani,
5 from Eastman)
Running time: 75 min
World premiere at GöteborgsOperan, 12 Oct 2018
A co-prodcution Eastman.

”So damn brilliant that it makes you weak at the knees” — Borås Tidning

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MAX
Mats Bäcker

MAX
Creation by Ohad Naharin

Dancers: 10
Running time: 60 min
World premiere at Suzanne Dellal Centre, 10 March 2007 (Batsheva Dance Company)

”Blindingly fantastic ... standing ovations” — Dagens Nyheter

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Mongrel
Mats Bäcker

Mongrel
Creation by Marina Mascarell

Dancers: 12
Running time: 65 min
World premiere at GöteborgsOperan, 17 Oct 2015

…a collective work with perfect pitch … the attention to detail is pure love.” – Borås Tidning

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Rothko Chapel
Mats Bäcker

Rothko Chapel
Creation by Marcos Morau

Dancers: 15
Running time: 60 min
World premiere at GöteborgsOperan, 4 Mar 2017.

“The dancers’ presence never wavers for a second”
— Göteborgs-Posten

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As it were (left), Autodance (right)
Mats Bäcker

S & S

Dance programme with 2 creations:
As it were, by Sang Jijia
Autodance, by Sharon Eyal

“An unparalleled dance extravaganza” — Svenska Dagbladet

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Sacre
Mats Bäcker

Sacre
Creation by Roy Assaf

Dancers: 7 (only male or female) 
Running time: 35 min
World premiere at GöteborgsOperan, 9 Sep 2017.

”The dancers are superbly precise and exquisitely provocative” – Dagens Nyheter

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Skid
Mats Bäcker

Skid
Creation by Damien Jalet

Dancers: 17 
Length: 45 min
World premiere at GöteborgsOperan, 7 Nov 2017.

“Vertiginous, death-defying dance” — Göteborgs Tidning

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Solo Echo
Mats Bäcker

Solo Echo
Creation by Crystal Pite

Dancers: 7
Running time: 30 min
World premiere at Lucent Danstheater, 9 Feb 2012. (Nederlands Dans Theater)

”A jewel” — Svenska Dagbladet

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Storm
Mats Bäcker

Storm
Creation by Stijn Celis

Dancers: 12
Running time: 50 min
World premiere at GöteborgsOperan, 4 Mar 2017.

On the border between apocalypse and hope
– Svenska Dagbladet

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Untitled Black
Mats Bäcker

Untitled Black
Creation by Sharon Eyal och Gai Behar

Dancers: 18
Running time: 35 minuter
World premiere at GöteborgsOperan, 13 Oct 2012.

”... every moment holds a delight.” — Göteborgs-Posten

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