BWW Previews: MED HJÄRTAT SOM INSATS at Cirkus
On September 20, Peter Jöback's show "Med Hjärtaat Insats" (With the heart at stake) has premiere at Circus in Stockholm. It has now been revealed the seven people who will create magic together with Peter in the "circusmanegen" this fall. Peter himself has chosen his dream cast that will complement him in this pop theater. It is a multi-faceted ensemble with seven colorful artists, where everyone has something unique to add to the show. Let us introduce Marianne Mörck, Jens Hultén, Elin König Andersson, Gunilla Backman, Frida Öhrn, Karl Noremo and Daniel Mauricio.
"I feel extremely excited about my biggest own show so far on a solid stage. In addition, getting the opportunity to share the journey with this exciting and talented hand-picked ensemble feels fantastic and inspiring, "says Peter Jöback.
She is basically an opera singer and has, among other things, sung the title role in Carmen and Glad Änkan against Jan Malmsjö. Over the years, she has become one of our most popular artists and actresses. Mörck has also had several director assignments in the opera, including the Göteborg Opera, Malmö Opera and Drottningholms Slottsteater and Dalhalla, but also internationally with sets in Finland, South Korea and the Estonian National Opera in Tallinn. On the film we recognize her from the Wallander movies and most recently in the swedish TV-series series Bonus Family and now Sjölyckan. Marianne Mörck and Peter Jöback's roads were crossed for the first time when Peter made his breakthrough as "Robert" in Kristina from Duvemåla where Marianne played "Fina Kajsa". A dear reunion was when they both moved in as two of the stars in the castle in the television series of the same name
He made his film debut in 1997 in Daniel Fridell's film Under the Surface, and continued to include among other TV series, Divine Worlds, Emma Prosecutors, Insider and the Grave. Jens Hultén continued the acting with roles in the criminal series Beck, Irene Huss, Commissary Winter, Fjällbackamorden and may be recognized for his role as "Seth Rydell" in the Johan Falk films. Peter Jöback and Jens Hultén worked together in 2005 when they both participated in the Cabaret in Tyrol where Peter was a co-producer and played the role of The MC. Hultén has also played in the films "The Hundred Years Old Man who climbed out of a window and disappered and it's sequel .He has been internationally seen as one of Silva's men in the 23rd James Bond movie Skyfall 2012 and 2015 he played against Tom Cruise in Mission: Impossible - Rouge Nation.
It was as a singer as Gunilla Backman started her career and she musically dubbed "Liesl" in Sound of Music - Sister of "Kurt von Trapp", played by Peter Jöback. As one of Sweden's biggest musical stars, Gunilla has also participated in, among other things, Jesus Christ Superstar and she played the lead role "Donna" in the Swedish set of ABBA musical Mamma Mia !. Gunilla has participated in Miss Saigon in London and in Les Miserables in both German Duisburg and London. On the film we have seen Gunilla Backman in Beck: Hospital murders and in the TV box, she has been featured in programs such as Doobidoo and Så ska det låta.
Frida Öhrn is a singer and songwriter and in 2007 with the group Oh Laura, she became the voice of the song "Release Me" which became a big hit all over the world. She, together with Bo Sundström, released tons of poems by Pär Lagerkvist 2007 - the same year as her band Cookies n 'Beans released her debut album. The countrypop band Frida Öhrn started together with Charlotte Centervall and Linda Ström, which we saw, among other things, together with Peter Jöback at his Christmas concert "I'm coming home for Christmas". In 2016 she started her own record label and took the first step as soloist Öhrn with the single "What Are You Waiting For" and later his critically acclaimed solo album "Bang Bang".
ELIN KÖNIG ANDERSSON
The acrobatist Elin König Andersson has traveled and performed in Europe and the United States. In 2010, she referred to the audience in the Talang TV program and reached the final with one more spectacular acrobatics number than the other. Elin has participated in Mamma Mia! The Party at Tyrol in Stockholm and we have seen her in Joe Labero's show and as a member of the show group Burn Out Punks, whose premier expression is circus, fire art and crazy comedy with the brand "gasoline-punk rock n 'roll" brand.
Karl Noremo is basically dancer and singer and in the dance he moves between styles like Ballet, Street, Ballroom and Jazz. After training at the American Musical Theater Academy in London, Karl has participated in numerous shows such as ELEGIES, String of Pearls and Sweet Charity. He recently played Billy Elliot at Stockholm City Theater's 2017 where he entrusted the audience with his expressive dance.
At the age of 18, Daniel Mauricio started the ballet academy in Gothenburg and he has always devoted himself to dance, but later found himself in the musical world where he also sang. Daniel debuted in The legend of the Lion King at Disneyland in Paris, which in turn led him to play a role in the same-name musical at the West End in London. After that he has participated in Chicago in Copenhagen, West Side Story at the Gothenburg Opera. Most recently Daniel made the role of "Matumbo" in The Book of Mormon in Oslo.
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Photo: Mats Bäcker