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Repertoire for dance tours

Repertoire for dance tours

Our tour 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.

Active tour productions

These productions are our currently active repertoire, and are available on request.

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 the Göteborg Opera, 12 Oct 2018
A co-prodcution with Eastman.

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

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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 the Göteborg Opera, 21 Oct 2016.

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

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Noetic
Mats Bäcker

Noetic
Creation by Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui

Dancers: 19
Running time: 55 min
Live musicians: 2
The Göteborg Opera Orchestra (recorded for tours)
World premiere at the Göteborg Opera, 8 Mar 2014

”Deeply moving” – Göteborgs-Posten

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Skid
Mats Bäcker

Skid
Creation by Damien Jalet

Dancers: 17 
Length: 45 min
World premiere at the Göteborg Opera, 7 Nov 2017.

“Vertiginous, death-defying dance” — GT

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Solo Echo
Mats Bäcker

Solo Echo
Dance piece 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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Autodance
Mats Bäcker

Autodance
Creation by Sharon Eyal

Dancers: 14
Running time: 36 min
World premiere at the Göteborg Opera, 3 Mar 2018.

”Delicious, creepy and sensual” — Svenska Dagbladet

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As it were
Mats Bäcker

As it were
Creation by Sang Jijia

Dancers: 12
Running time: 56 min
World premiere at the Göteborg Opera, 3 Mar 2018.

”Incredibly beautiful and melancholy” — Svenska Dagbladet

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Contemporary Dance
Creation by Hofesh Shechter

Dancers: 15
Running time: 47 mins
World premiere at the Göteborg Opera, 15 March 2019

“A bombastic performance which everyone should see” — Dagens Nyheter

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Decadance Gothenburg
Mats Bäcker

Decadance Gothenburg
Creation by Ohad Naharin

Dancers: 17
Running time: 60 min
World premiere at the Göteborg Opera, 9 Sep 2017.

“An hour in dance paradise” — Dagens Nyheter

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Sacre

Sacre
Creation by Roy Assaf

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

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

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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 the Göteborg Opera, 13 Oct 2012.

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

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Naharin's Virus
Lennart Sjöberg

Naharin's Virus
Dance piece by Ohad Naharin

Dancers: 17
Running time: 65 min
World premiere with Batsheva Dance Company, 19 March 2001

"Just watch and take it in" - Göteborgs-Posten

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Love
Lennart Sjöberg

Love
Creation by Guy Weizman and Roni Haver

Dancers 13 (7 from GöteborgsOperans Danskompani, 6 from Club Guy & Roni)
Running time: 75 min
World premiere at the Göteborg Opera, 11 Oct 2019

"Dazzling sound collage (...) fierce choreography and exuberant lighting" - NRC Handelsblad

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Au Revoir
Lennart Sjöberg

Au Revoir
Creation by Wang Ramirez

Dancers: 16
Running time: 55 min
World premiere at the Göteborg Opera, 6 March 2020

"The dancers show superb mastery of every physical expression."— Svenska Dagbladet

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Hurricane
Lennart Sjöberg

Hurricane
Creation by Yoann Bourgeois

Dancers: 16
Running time: 35 min
World premiere at the Göteborg Opera, 6 March 2020

"It's captivating, and very beautiful." — Expressen

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Archived tour productions

These productions are available, but only upon special request and negotiations. Please contact danskompani@opera.se for more details.

Kodak
Mats Bäcker

Kodak
Theater- and dance performance by Alan Lucien Øyen

Dancers: 10
Running time: 90 min
World premiere at the Göteborg Opera, 21 Oct 2016

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

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Storm
Mats Bäcker

Storm
Creation by Stijn Celis

Dancers: 12
Running time: 50 min
World premiere at the Göteborg Opera, 4 Mar 2017.

On the border between apocalypse and hope
– Svenska Dagbladet

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Rothko Chapel
Mats Bäcker

Rothko Chapel
Creation by Marcos Morau

Dancers: 15
Running time: 60 min
World premiere at the Göteborg Opera, 4 Mar 2017.

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

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MAX
Mats Bäcker

MAX
Dance piece 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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Learn more about GöteborgsOperans Danskompani

Contact: danskompani@opera.se

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