October 11, 2013
Oct 7th is the premiere of Orfeo & Eyridice on the main stage of the Norwegian Opera, involving not only the regular full package of singers and chorus but also half of the Norwegian National Ballet. Invited guests are countertenor Lawrence Zazzo and conductor Rinaldo Alessandrini. Jo Strømgren is responsible for direction, choreography, and set design. The usual collaborators Bregje van Balen on costume design and Stephen Rolfe on lighting design are also on board.
September 29, 2013
Cedar Lake Dance Company opens its UK tour in London at Sadler’s Wells, featuring a triple bill with Jiri Kylian, Crystal Pite and Jo Strømgren’s NECESSITY AGAIN. Upcoming cities are Cardiff, Edinburgh, Bradford and Leicester.
July 05, 2013
This year’s Open Look Festival in St Petersburg features not less than 4 works by Jo Strømgren. The theatre piece THE BORDER, the dance piece CZTERDZIESCI, the dance film THE NEIGHBOUR, and the feature film DESTINATION MOSCOW.
July 05, 2013
Cedar Lake Dance Company performs NECESSITY, AGAIN at Jacobs Pillow Dance Festival in USA from July 3rd to 7th. This is the 3rd time Jo Strømgren is presented at the festival, one of the most important events of American contemporary dance.
June 06, 2013
CZTERDZIESCI premieres in June 15th in Poznan, Poland, featuring 20 dancers and cascades of musical evergreens. The show marks the company’s 40th anniversary. Pre-booked schedule includes also Norway, Russia, and Iceland. More destination to follow, depending on result. A collaboration with Jo Strømgren Kompani.
BalletX THE LETTER (dance)
Royal Danish Ballet / Corpus SOCIETY OF LOST SOULS (dance)
JSK / Ulrike Quade Company COCO CHANEL (puppet theatre)
Oslo Dance Ensemble NEW WORK (dance)
Tanztheater Luzern NEW WORK (dance theatre)
JSK / 420P / Kage CLOSED (film)
Bårdar Dance Academy NEW PIECE (dance)
2017 PRODUCTIONS ON TOUR
Polish Dance Theatre / JSK CZTERDZIESCI (dance theatre)
Norrdans Dance Company CARMEN (dance)
JSK/Ulrike Quade THE WRITER (puppet theatre)
Jo Strømgren Kompani TRIBUTE TO FOOTBALL (dance)
Jo Strømgren Kompani THERE (dance theatre)
Jo Strømgren Kompani THE KITCHEN (theatre)
Jo Strømgren Kompani THE BORDER (theatre)
Jo Strømgren Kompani THE HOSPITAL (theatre)
Jo Strømgren Kompani A DOLL’S HOUSE (theatre)
Jo Strømgren Kompani THE VIRUS (dance theatre)
JSK/420P TRIBUTE TO PING PONG (dance)
Norges Dansehøyskole GROSSTADTSAFARI (dance)
Marymount Manhattan College SUNDAY AGAIN (dance)