November 17, 2010
The jazzdance company Oslo Danse Ensemble premieres Jo Strømgren’s 20 min long GROßSTADTSAFARI in program with other creations by Christopher Arouni, SubJazz, and Fredrik “Benke” Rydman at Dansens Hus in Oslo on Friday Nov 19th. An energetic company of 14 dancers provide the sweat, blood, and tears.
October 15, 2010
Cedar Lake Dance Company’s ongoing tour with SUNDAY AGAIN includes a two week run at the Joyce Theatre in NYC. Full programme also involves choreographies by Jacopo Godani, Didy Veldman, Alexander Ekman and Hofesh Shechter. From Oct 26th to Nov 7th.
October 15, 2010
August 25th was the premiere of THE FOUR SEASONS with the Norwegian National Ballet. The large scale full evening has been successfully received and a televised transmission by NRK will be broadcasted during Christmas. This is Strømgren’s fifth production with the Oslo company.
January 17, 2010
Jo Strømgren was on Saturday January 9th awarded the Municipality of Trondheim’s CULTURE PRIZE 2009. The event took place at the annual New Year Concert with Trondheim Symphony Orchestra. Previous recipients with international flair are amongst others actor/director Liv Ullmann, visual artist Håkon Bleken, designer Julie Skarland, and violin virtuoso Arve Tellefsen.
December 23, 2009
THE WAKE with the Norwegian National Ballet will premiere on February 13th along with DANCINGMADLYBACKWARDS by David Dawson and SHOOT THE MOON by Lightfoot/Leon. The production features commissioned orchestra music by Bergmund Waal Skaslien and costumes by Bregje van Balen.
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)