Dance

Productions

Hylo

Under production

Hylo is a performance with dance and film by Susanne Svantesson in close collaboration with composer Carin Bartosch Edström. The performance is inspired by the Greek philosopher Aristotle’s theory of matter and form, called hylomorphism.

Hylo will premiere at Benhuset in Stockholm on January 20, 2023.

More info is coming soon.

Concept: Susanne Svantesson & Carin Bartosch Edström

Choreography/Dance/Film: Susanne Svantesson

Music: Carin Bartosch Edström

Musicians: Trio de Luxe; Erik Sunnerstam – flute, Marie Louise Sjöberg – violin, Lena Müller – cello

Indigo

A POETIC PERFORMANCE WOVEN FROM DANCE FILM MUSIC AND TEXT

A free association inspired by the life and artistry of sculptress Camille Claudel.

Partita

A flute-playing gardener, a choreographer and dancer meet in Johann Sebastian Bach’s music.

Partita is a collaboration between Susanne and the musician Lasse Pettersson. Lasse appeared as one of the dancing men in Susanne’s film Men who dance.

Premiere June 3 at 7 am on Länsteatern on Gotland

Prokofiev & Dance

Earlier productions - by selection

Quartet de la passion

First performed in Visby Domkyrka 14 april 2017

Music: Claes Holmgren

Choreography/Dance: Susanne Svantesson

EricsBergskvartetten: Catharina Ericsson – violin, Marie-Louise Sjöberg – violin, Boel Hillerud Nyman – viola, Sara Wijk – violoncell

Det beror på...

[It depends]

A duett for dancers Claudine Ulrich and Therese Lindström, 2001

Music: Goran Kajfeš

Photographer: © Peter Kruger Published i, Westmanslands Läns Tidning  10 November 2000

Dans för en och pukor

[Dance for one and timpani]

A solo created and performed by  Susanne Svantesson at the historical Museum in Stockholm, 1993.

Music/percussionist: Niklas Brommare

Photographer: © Christer Ulvås

Ny dans i gammalt slott

[New dance in old castle]

A performance at Svartsjö Castle outside Stockholm where choreographers, dancers and artists from the Nordic countries created a traveling exhibition/performance in the old castle’s dilapidated rooms and out in the castle garden.

Choreography | Dance: Susanne Svantesson Costume: Gertrud Olsson

Photographer: © Brita Olsson

knok

[Knock]

A solo created and performed by Susanne Svantesson at the Modern Dance Museum, 1995

Photographer: © Lena Eriksson-Freeman

Gräs

[Grass]

Choreography | Dance: Minna Krook och Susanne Svantesson
Svartsjö Slott 1997

Part of NY DANS PÅ GAMMALT SLOTT [New dance in old castle]. A performance at Svartsjö Castle outside Stockholm where choreographers, dancers and artists from the Nordic countries created a traveling exhibition/performance in the old castle’s dilapidated rooms and out in the castle garden.

Photographer: © Brita Olsson

Vinda

A modern forest princess in her sheet metal dress, guardians of the forest, peoples beacons, who is she?

A children’s performance inspired by Bauers fairytale world of magicians and people´s reality.

Idea | Choreography: Susanne Svantesson Dancers: Susanne Franzén, Barbro Isaksson och Susanne Svantesson. Set and costume design:
 Gertrud Olsson. Photographer: C. Anders Wallén 

Info about other performances can be found below