Copenhagen Summer Dance 2018

Copenhagen Summer Dance 2018
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Copenhagen Summer Dance 2018_Danish Dance Theatre_Ofelia plads_Photo Henrik Stenberg

Copenhagen Summer Dance 2018

- World class contemporary dance & ballet at Ofelia Plads


Through the years, Copenhagen Summer Dance has established itself as a popular – and indispensable – Copenhagen tradition. This year, Danish Dance Theatre has the pleasure to announce that the company’s open-air event will take place at Ofelia Plads at Kvæsthusmolen.


Under the summer sky, the audience will experience some of the best of contemporary dance and ballet, curated by Danish Dance Theatres new Artistic Director, Pontus Lidberg.


This year’s program consists of a visit from New York’s ballet star Alban Lendorf from American Ballet Theatre and The Royal Danish Ballet, two works with the acclaimed Cuban company Acosta Danza, choreographed by Pontus Lidberg and the Flemish / Moroccan master choreographer Sidi Larbi, while Alessandro Sousa Pereira presents excerpts from his critically acclaimed powerhouse ‘Krash’.


Choreography: Danish Dance Theatre’s Artistic Director Pontus Lidberg, Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui, Alessandro Sousa Pereira, among others
Companies: Danish Dance Theatre, Acosta Danza, among others
Dancers: Alban Lendorf, Danish Dance Theatre’s 14 dancers, 6 dancers from Acosta Danza, among others
Music: DJ Turkman Souljah, among others


Time & Place: 

9th –11th of August 2018 at 3pm & 7pm 
Ofelia Plads, KBH K