Artistic conversation - Jesper La Cour Andersen

Trappscenen, Sara kulturhus, Skellefteå

Lillemor Skogheden meets storyteller Jesper la Cour Andersen as artistic director of The Telling Theater in Copenhagen. It is an award-winning theater company that tours with performances for children, youth and adults.

They have received several awards for their innovative work and unusual expressions. At this year's storytelling festival, they bring the performance Beowulf - a critically acclaimed storytelling performance where they transform England's national epic into a storytelling performance unlike any other. With tension, humor and great presence, they also make a medieval story current.

In the last 16 years, they have produced ten shows, performed more than 1,700 shows for approximately 160,000 children and 16,000 adults. They have performed all over Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Germany and in English in Ireland, Northern Ireland, India, Tanzania, Russia, England, Bulgaria, Italy, USA and Canada.

The Telling Theater is based in Copenhagen,Denmark. The company was founded in 1996 by artistic director Jesper la Cour. It's a touring theater company performing for children, youth and adults. They have received several awards for their innovative work and unusual expression.

Their special qualities are simplicity, presence and dialogue. Through interaction, validity and a sense of humor the stories are given a special touch that makes every performance unique.

They do two performances in English: Beowulf and Ye Gods. During the past 16 years they have produced ten performances, played more than 1700 performances for about 160,000 kids and 16,000 adults. They have performed all over Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Germany and in English in Ireland, Northern Ireland, India, Tanzania, Russia, England, Bulgaria, Italy, USA and Canada.

19Oct 17:00 - 18:00 Trappscenen, Sara kulturhus

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Torggatan 7
Skellefteå
Contact: Maria Asserud
Phone: +46-705695632

Organizer: Västerbottensteatern AB

E-mail: maria.asserud@vasterbottens...

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Free entry - first come, first served

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Cast: Lillemor Skogheden and Jesper la Cour Andersen