New Nordic Voices. This week!
Digital Event: 29th March - 2nd April 2021
New Nordic Voices is an exciting translation programme that finds and translates plays from emerging Nordic playwrights from Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Finland and Iceland into English.
Monday 29/3: Nordic Masterclasses
5 10-minute masterclasses with a Nordic artist from each of the countries in the showcase:
Tuesday 30/3: Panel Discussion: Nordic Drama and its Comeback
With playwrights Kristofer Grønskag (Norway) and Anna Bro (Denmark), and literary agent Sissi Liechtenstein (UK):
Wednesday 31/3: Readings | 5 New Nordic Plays
5 20-minute play readings on Zoom showcasing the 5 Nordic playwrights and their plays.
Networking Room (meet the playwrights) 15:30-17:00 BST.
Thursday 1/4: Panel Discussion: Theatre in Translation
With translators Brian FitzGibbon (Iceland) and Charlotte Barslund (UK), and playwrights Gígja Sara Björnsson (Iceland) and Daria Glenter (Norway).
Friday 2/4: Audio & Text Extracts
Extracts of the 5 plays will be published on our website under each play in the play library.
If you'd like to read more about the plays and the cast and creatives involved, check out the Cut the Cord website.