Charlotte Engelkes Stockholm

Forellen and Me

"I dreamt I went to work and went to an old building and in to the building and in to a room and there I found a locker and found I had a key that opened that locker and inside I found these clothes and I realized what I had become."

Charlotte Engelkes, performance artist, vocalist, dancer, and actress, uses a unique stage language somewhere between stand-up and variety show. Exploring the many facets of the human spirit, Engelkes' solo and ensemble pieces have gained her critical acclaim around the world. As a performer Charlotte Engelkes is collaborating with Heiner Goebbels, Ong Keng Sen and Sasha Waltz. In pieces such as Hashirigaki, The Global Soul, Dido & Aeneas, Inside-out. Earlier works with Raimund Hoghe and Michael Laub/Remote Control productions. Her own creations range from solos to ensemble pieces, such as Sweet, Miss Julie -the Musical and Miss Jekyll & Hyde. Her new performance Forellen and Me, will be coproduced by Göteborgs Dans & Teater Festival and Baltoscandal Festival.

NXTSTP partners: Baltoscandal Festival (Rakvere), Göteborgs Dans & Teater Festival (Göteborg)