Norrlandsoperan - Scandinavia's Most Northern Opera House - with a Symphony Orchestra and Departments for Opera, Music, Dance & Contemporary Art. The Opera House has developed into a expansive centre for the performing arts with a strong national and international presence. Norrlandsoperan also houses Technical & Stage Departments and Departments for Scenic Production, Costumes, Props and Masks/Wigs as well as Finance, HR and Marketing.
For 2021 - Norrlandsoperan has new productions of Mozart's Don Giovanni, Verdi's Macbeth as well as a mini opera by Lars Johan Werle and a new production of Milos Vacek's opera The Emperor's New Clothes. Furthermore, Norrlandsoperans Symphony Orchestra will celebrate its 30th Anniversary in 2021 with a series of concerts with both contemporary and classical music. Our Dance Department will during Spring 2021 present four World Premieres by different International Dance Companies including renowned Swedish company Cullberg.
Erik Mikael Karlsson is General Director and CEO of Norrlandsoperan since 2020.