This performance is part of the CirkusMania festival.
Tickets are not included in the Subcase registration.
Subcase participants can access the performance for free.
Info on how to sign up will be sent to participants after registration.
Tråkmånsafton is a circus performance about the most boring day of the year. Meet Antti, Jonny the Scrap Collector and Leif Nordin. They tell a story where everything falls up, pops out and cycles forward. With acrobatics, object manipulation and juggling, the crowd is introduced to the unexpected traditions of Tråkmånsafton.
Duration: 40 min
Language: Swedish. A text sheet will be distributed for international audiences to explain the story in English and French. The piece can also be performed in English.
Recommended audience: From 5 years, family
The artistic company
Kompani Giraff is a Stockholm-based contemporary circus company driven by a passion for the art of circus and contemporary magic. Kompani Giraff’s vision is to create engaging circus performances of high artistic quality for children and young adults in Stockholm, Sweden and internationally.
Based on a children’s book by Adam Dahlin
Dramatization: Stina Oscarson
Direction: Viktoria Dalborg
On stage: Julietta Birkeland, Jenny Soddu, Jean-Hicham Rahmoun
Music: Magnus Larsson
Scenography and costumes: Sus Soddu
Light design: June Horton-White
Mask: Matilda Bragner
Magic consultant: Axel Adlercreutz
With the support of Stockholm City and Stockholm County Council
After the performance, DANSISTAN and Kompani Giraff will serve coffee and organise a 35 minute conversation together with the Stockholm Region Circus Consultant. It will take place in the foyer 16.40–17.15.
Topic of the conversation: How can we ensure that children and young people get an opportunity to engage with the art of circus? A discussion about possibilities, organizational networks and subsidy systems in Stockholm City and County.
You are welcome to stay!
With the support of DIS and DANSISTAN