April 22, 2013
Iceland Dance Company performed the highly energetic and smoke filled GROßSTADTSAFARI at the Kennedy Arts Center in Washington DC on February 27th as a part of the Nordic Cool festival. Representing Iceland is always nice.
February 20, 2013
Thursday February 21st is the premiere of WINTER, AGAIN with Scottish Dance Theatre in Dundee. Human cruelty with sugar and Schubert on top. The double bill also features a new piece by Victor Quijada.
February 07, 2013
February 15th sees the premiere of the Norwegian National Ballet’s “Spring Fever”, a triple bill with SUITE along with pieces by Balanchine and Mehdi Walerski. SUITE was created for the company in 2007.
February 07, 2013
Jo Strømgren is appointed ASSOCIATE CHOREOGRAPHER at the Norwegian National Opera & Ballet. 5 of his pieces are already in their repertory and a number of new productions are upcoming. The Opera will also be the new home venue for Jo Strømgren Kompani, presenting about 20 shows a year.
January 28, 2013
OSLO-LOSENS TIDSMASKIN had a premiere on January 16th at Trikkestallen, Oslo. A rather large production with one of the two institutional puppet theaters in Norway. Frantic and funny family show. Full blast on everything that’s great about puppet theatre. Runs on and off until end of May.
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)