Morgondagensvittner i Hammerfest


Premier 6 September 2018 at Arctic Culture Centre in Hammerfest of Tomorrow's Witnesses.

Produced by Lava-Dansproduktion and Stellaris Dance Company.

Choreographer and director:               Benno Voorham (Netherlands/Sweden)

Artistic consultant and producer:       Solveig Leinan-Hermo (Norway)

Music:                                                        Shadi Ali (Syria/Sweden)

Costume Designer:                                 Pablo Londono Sarria (Colombia/Sweden)

Video portraits :                                      Nadja Voorham (Sweden/Netherlands)

Documentary:                                          Tinus Kramer (Krater Productions- Netherlands))

Light Designer:                                        Alina Pajula (Finland)

Publicity:                                                   Marie Hermo Jensen (Norway)

Project idea:                                             Solveig Leinan-Hermo,  Marie Hermo Jensen and Benno Voorham.

Dancers/performers: Gerd Kaisa Vorren (Norway), Sebastian López-Lehto (Finland), Moa Westerlund (Sweden)  and Nadja Voorham (Netherlands/Sweden)

”Time witnesses” from the forced evacuation: Svea Andersen, Reidar Nielsen, Hans Edvard Bentsen, Thorbjørn Stenvoll, Odd Selnes and Randi Simonsen.

The project is a co-production by LAVA-Dansproduktion www.lavadans.com (Sweden) and Stellaris DansTeater www.stellaris.no (Norway).

The project has received its main funding from the Swedish Postcode Foundation and Nordic Culture Fund.

In Norway the project is also supported by our local partners in Hammerfest:  Arctic Culture Centre, Culture School, Hammerfest Multiplicity, and The Museum of Reconstruction for Finnmark and Northern Troms.