Solen och Nordstjärnan (The Sun and the Northern Star), opéra-ballet pour Louis XIV et Charles XII

Opéra-ballet pour Louis XIV et Charles XII
Vadstena-Akademien 20 July – 8 August

- Prologue from Le Désespoir de Tirsis (Desfontaines, 1688)
- Le Ballet des Nations from Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme (Lully, 1670)
Ballet meslé de chants héroiques/the Narva Ballet (Düben/Desfontaines, 1701)

Tickets and info here:


Choreography and stage direction: Karin Modigh

Music direction: Dan Laurin

Assistant choreographer: Lena Cederwall Broberg

Scenography and costume design: Anna Kjellsdotter

Mask and wigs: Anne-Charlotte Reinhold

Lighting design: Marcus Philippe Gustafsson

Dramaturg: Laura Naudeix



Julia Bengtsson, dancer

Ingrid Berg, soprano

Frida Bergquist, mezzo soprano

Rebecca Bernefjell, dancer

Filip Björkqvist, baritone

Nanna Bugge Rasmussen, mezzo soprano

Niklas Fransson, dancer

Matilda Larsson, dancer

Edgar Lewandowski, dancer

Robert Lind, tenor

Kajsa Lindberg, soprano

Richard Lindström, baritone

Annastina Malm, mezzo soprano and mentor

Adrian Navarro, dancer and mentor

Aleksandra Pawluczuk, dancer

Mathias Terwander Stintzing, dancer

Martin Vanberg, tenor and mentor


Musician mentors: 

Francesco D’Orazio, violin (concert master)

Anna Paradiso Laurin, harpsichord






+46 (0)70 7885310 (Sweden) or +33 (0)6 13422869 (France)
Karin Modigh comes from Stockholm, Sweden, where she took her first baroque dance steps in her mid-teens. She quickly developed a passion for early dance that... read more