Composing the Performance. An exploration of musical composition in the contemporary intermedial theatre. PhD presentation and discussion
Kent Olofsson
Location: Red Room

On 21 March Kent Olofsson defended his thesis in artistic research at the Royal College of Music in Stockholm. The thesis investigates musical composition and artistic methods in contemporary theatre and performing arts through five works in the intersection between concert, theatre, radiophonic art and music theatre. Kent Olofsson will discuss his thesis, the works and the artistic processes together with Jörgen Dahlqvist, Linda Ritzén, Nguyễn Thanh Thủy och Stefan Östersjö.


13.30   Musical composition in contemporary intermedial theatre – Kent Olofsson

14.15   A model for an interdisciplinary artistic practice: Work processes in Hamlet II: Exit Ghost and Fält – Jörgen Dahlqvist, Linda Ritzén, Kent Olofsson

15.30   The collaborative dramaturgical work: Arrival Cities: Hanoi Nguyễn Thanh Thủy, Stefan Östersjö, Jörgen Dahlqvist, Kent Olofsson

16.15   Changed practices of composition – Expanded artistic roles, Kent Olofsson


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Event dates
6 April, 13:30