4 Mar 2024
Creative Arts
Creative Arts Culture What's on: Stockholm

Why Every Expat Should Take an Improv Class

You are in a completely new environment, new characters, new language and you have no idea what will happen next. It’s scary and exciting.

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Charles Dickens: “A Christmas Carol”

Is it just me or does Christmas hurtle towards us, at an exponential rate? Every. Single. Year. Am I the only one who finds it almost impossible to reconcile the “Christmas Spirit” with frantically taking care of family and preparing for what inevitably becomes a bit of an anti-climax? Yes? Really? “Bah, humbug!”

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Creative Arts Culture What's on: Stockholm

The Stockholm International Poetry Festival: A Preview

So dull and dark are the November days, but for lovers of poetry in Stockholm, a light flickers on the horizon: the November 25th kickoff of the Stockholm International Poetry Festival.

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Creative Arts Culture What's on: Stockholm

Laughing Stock #3 – Interview with Bec Hill

It’s time for the third and final instalment of Laughing Stock, Stockholm’s newest all English stand up comedy night at Teater Pero on Sveavägen.

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Face2Face with Uma Thurman

On Friday night Uma Thurman was presented with the Stockholm International Film Festival’s Achievement Award at Biografen Park.

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Creative Arts Culture What's on: Stockholm

Comic Con Gamex – Nerds and geeks are the new cool

YLC’s Nina Uddin spent some quality time at ComicCon Gamex among gaming enthusiasts and cosplayers.

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Creative Arts What's on: Stockholm

Laughing Stock: Stockholm’s New Stand Up in English

Get ready for a fabulous night out – YLC present the newest (and bestest) comedy in town. Bring your friends (be they expats or Swedes) along to what is guaranteed to be this season’s funniest night out in the city! Laughing Stock is a new all English Stand Up comedy night at Teater Pero in Stockholm. […]

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Taking Differences to the Stage: International Theater

Are you ready to let go of all that new-found Swedish reserve and just go for it? Stockholm has a new international theatre with shows, classes, corporate workshops. The best part? It’s all in English. IT’S, International Theater Stockholm, offers shows, classes and corporate workshops in English. they aim to provide an open and international […]

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Creative Arts Swedish Culture What's on: Stockholm

A Very ‘Swedish Night Out’: The People’s Passion

For some festive high culture in the run up to Easter, Folkoperan put on a performance of Bach’s St Matthew Passion, making for both an intriguing and extremely Swedish night out…

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Creative Arts Culture What's on: Stockholm

Review: Legally Blonde

We sent reader Sharon M and a friend to see Legally Blonde at Stockholm’s glorious Maxim Theatre a few weeks ago. YLC’s Solveig Rundquist also took in the show and has this review of the hilarious musical about love and ambition.  Sweden has professional theater and high school theater, but not much in-between. So what […]

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