Norway·December 11 2021

"The Laughing Wings" Dance Production

Carte Blanche recreate an ancient legend in their award-winning contemporary dance production.

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Overview

Carte Blanche turns the classic story of Lysistrata into a ground-breaking, feast for the eyes. This adaptation isn't just a retelling of the Greek comedy, it's also a powerhouse display of stunning choreography and stage production.

Highlights

Principal Dancer: Sarah Lin

Principal Dancer: Sarah Lin

After graduating from Juilliard, Sarah has performed with the New York Dance Company in Latin America and Europe.

Choreography: <br> Helene Sierżant

Choreography:
Helene Sierżant

In "The Laughing Wings", Helene brings together her signature dynamic dance style with light technology.

Music Composer: Thomas Murray

Music Composer: Thomas Murray

Thomas is a Tony award-winning composer from London. He collaborated closely with Agnes to create an immersive soundscape.

Aker Brygge, Oslo

The Lucid Theatre

All performances are held inside the Lucid Theatre – a refurbished warehouse at the heart of Oslo's Aker Brygge Arts District. 

Aker Brygge, Oslo

Reviews

"Awe-inspiring! Contemporary dance is alive and well. Sierżant's choreography is a masterwork and pairs beautifully with Murray's electric music"

Mike Jones, The Atlantic

"This is a show that aims impossibly high and hits its target. It's probably not possible to top the adrenaline rush."

Bianca Bernard, KUNSTWERK

"Sierżant has transformed the story of Lysistrata into something that isn't just culturally relevant, but sensationally potent."

Irina Nedim, The New Yorker

FAQs

We recommend arriving at the theatre doors at least 10 minutes before the performance begins.

Yes! There is a 15-minute intermission between Act 1 and Act 2.

Yes! You can purchase food and drinks at the Lucid Bistro next to the theatre.

Yes! We accommodate wheelchairs. Please contact us for any special requests.

"The Laughing Wings" Dance Production

Norway·December 11 2021·3 hours

FROM$80$110