Happening this week

24 Oct
31 Oct
  • Rise and fall of the city of Mahagonny

    Sun 23 Oct - Sat 29 Oct

    What happens to us in an individualistic society? What happens when the purchasing power will be the main driving force? These questions are central for scene artists and directors Carina Reich and Bogdan Szyber in the satirical opera Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny, which had its world premiere in Leipzig 1930th Prepare yourself for an equally shocking as unforgettable opera experience.

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  • Umeå Jazz Festival

    Wed 26 Oct - Sun 30 Oct

    Since 1968, the highlight of all jazz music events in Sweden is the Umeå International Jazz Festival, one of Scandinavia’s oldest and most respectable festivals. The majority of the performances will take place on different stages and venues at Umeå Folkets Hus, every stage has a different character.

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  • Trans[e]ición [dance]

    Fri 4 Nov

    Language Dance Cuban and Swedish dancers bring us on a journey in between trans and consciousness via cuban voodoo power and club beats. In Trans[e]ición we will see traditional dans, hip hop and popping!

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  • Fresh circus: Limits with Cirkus Cirkör [SWE]

    Thu 10 Nov - Sat 12 Nov

    In 2015 Cirkus Cirkör celebrated its 20th anniversary of crossing boundaries! Under the artistic leadership of Tilde Björfors, Cirkus Cirkör has consistently explored and defied limits through performances and research projects, as well as through the interactions of circus and society, audiences and participants.

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