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Sweden Theater Reviews

View the latest BroadwayWorld reviews of live + streaming theatre in Sweden.


Review: SWEENEY TODD at Kungliga Operan Photo Review: SWEENEY TODD at Kungliga Operan
by Annette Stolt - January 29, 2023

The first musical at the Royal Opera House in Stockholm is absolutely fantastic!...
Review: HAIR (DRESS REHEARSAL) at Göta Lejon Photo Review: HAIR (DRESS REHEARSAL) at Göta Lejon
by Annette Stolt - January 28, 2023

A production of Hair set in current time an full of energy...
Review: A CHORUS LINE at Stadteatern Photo Review: A CHORUS LINE at Stadteatern
by Annette Stolt - January 29, 2023

All dancers are very talented, passionate and full of energy. The new choreography is so great....
Review: PETER PAN GOES WRONG at Cirkus Photo Review: PETER PAN GOES WRONG at Cirkus
by Annette Stolt - January 20, 2023

The great director Edward af Sillén biings out the best from the actors and the audience roars of laughter!...
Review: EMIL - WINTER IN LÖNNEBERGA at Intiman Photo Review: EMIL - WINTER IN LÖNNEBERGA at Intiman
by Annette Stolt - November 27, 2022

What did our critic think of EMIL - WINTER IN LÖNNEBERGA at Intiman? A great family show in the spirit of Astrid Lindgren...
Review: A WORLD OF SKIFS at Hamburger Börs Photo Review: A WORLD OF SKIFS at Hamburger Börs
by Annette Stolt - October 06, 2022

At age 75, Björns Skifs is having his forth show at Hamburger Börs. A show in honor to his love to music, including his Billboard no 1 Hooked on a feeling. A fantastic show with music legend!...
Review: RED SPEEDO at Playhouse Teater Photo Review: RED SPEEDO at Playhouse Teater
by Annette Stolt - October 02, 2022

What did our critic think of RED SPEEDO?...
Review: TOOTSIE, THE MUSICAL at Oscarsteatern Photo Review: TOOTSIE, THE MUSICAL at Oscarsteatern
by Annette Stolt - October 01, 2022

The opening of Tootsie in Stockholm was enjoyed by both the audience and the creators Robert Horn and David Yazbek....
Review: COME FROM AWAY at Östgötateatern Photo Review: COME FROM AWAY at Östgötateatern
by Annette Stolt - September 10, 2022

Come From Away, the most heartwarming musical opened again at Östgötateatern...
Review: THE BODYGUARD THE MUSICAL at China Teatern Photo Review: THE BODYGUARD THE MUSICAL at China Teatern
by Annette Stolt - September 08, 2022

I think there is hardly anyone who has not seen the now classic film with Whitney Houston and Kevin Costner from 1992 and been enchanted by the music and the impossible love between megastar Rachel Maron and bodyguard Frank Farmer. ...
Review: PIPPI AT CIRKUS at Cirkus Photo Review: PIPPI AT CIRKUS at Cirkus
by Annette Stolt - July 13, 2022

Full of joy, energetic when Pippi returns to the stage in a magical combination of musical and circus keeping the core essence of Astrid Lindgrens character....
BWW Review: 70-Year-Old Tomas Ledin Celebrates 50 Years as an Artist at the Avicii Ar Photo BWW Review: 70-Year-Old Tomas Ledin Celebrates 50 Years as an Artist at the Avicii Arena
by Annette Stolt - February 27, 2022

A 70-year old birthday party for Tomas Ledin, who also celebrates 50 years as an artist, is an appropriate celebration to mark the first big concert since Covid restrictions have been lifted. During his long life as an artist, he has toured with ABBA and recorded Never Again with Agneta Fältskog. In...
BWW Review: BOARDERS/GRÄNSER at Playhouse Teater Photo BWW Review: BOARDERS/GRÄNSER at Playhouse Teater
by Annette Stolt - February 27, 2022

Boarders opened the 26th of February at Playhouse Teater in Stockholm. ...
BWW Review: BE MORE CHILL at Bristol Photo BWW Review: BE MORE CHILL at Bristol
by Annette Stolt - February 20, 2022

This is the first musical I have seen after all the pandemic restrictions have been lifted, and the title, Be More Chill, feels very appropriate. At last we can relax and start enjoying life and performing arts again. The team behind this set has worked for 1.5 years to be able to invite the audienc...
BWW Review: MIN VÄN FASCISTEN/MY FRIEND THE FASCIST THE MUSICAL at Playhouse Teater Photo BWW Review: MIN VÄN FASCISTEN/MY FRIEND THE FASCIST THE MUSICAL at Playhouse Teater
by Annette Stolt - January 01, 2022

A musical which makes you concerned, worried and makes you laugh at the same time...
BWW Review: RONJA RÖVARDOTTER/RONJA THE ROBBERS DAUGHTER at Intiman Photo BWW Review: RONJA RÖVARDOTTER/RONJA THE ROBBERS DAUGHTER at Intiman
by Annette Stolt - December 19, 2021

See the magical story of Ronja the robbers daughter on stage this Christmas!...
BWW Review: DEN BÄSTA PJÄSEN SOM NÅGONSIN SKRIVITS at Playhouse Teater Photo BWW Review: DEN BÄSTA PJÄSEN SOM NÅGONSIN SKRIVITS at Playhouse Teater
by Annette Stolt - December 02, 2021

The audience is met by a large pile of shoe boxes on the stage that will be used to build a city, places that are important to the people it is told about and above all the houses on Preston Street where they live. Simple, effective and with some surprising effects....
BWW Review: SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER at China Teatern Photo BWW Review: SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER at China Teatern
by Annette Stolt - November 28, 2021

A show full of great disco which will give you energy and entertain you...
BWW Review: LIFE SUCKS/LIVET SUGER at Playhouse Teater Photo BWW Review: LIFE SUCKS/LIVET SUGER at Playhouse Teater
by Annette Stolt - October 21, 2021

Lots of laughter on the opening night of Life Sucks by Aaron Posner, perfectly played at Playhouse Teater in Stockholm, Sweden...
BWW Review: RAIN MAN at Oscarsteatern Photo BWW Review: RAIN MAN at Oscarsteatern
by Annette Stolt - October 09, 2021

Great success on the opening night of Rain Man in Stockholm...
BWW Review: CABARET at Dramaten Photo BWW Review: CABARET at Dramaten
by Annette Stolt - October 03, 2021

Don't miss this version of Cabaret which runs at Dramaten in Stockholm...
BWW Review: SHE LOVES ME at Spira, Jönköping, Sweden Photo BWW Review: SHE LOVES ME at Spira, Jönköping, Sweden
by Annette Stolt - September 26, 2021

Its getting dark and cold outside, but inside Spira you get warmth and feelgood...
BWW Review: AMELIE THE MUSICAL at Östgötateatern Photo BWW Review: AMELIE THE MUSICAL at Östgötateatern
by Annette Stolt - September 26, 2021

Such a joyful musical! Get your tickets now!...
BWW Review: SOUND OF MUSIC at Stadsteatern, Stockholm Photo BWW Review: SOUND OF MUSIC at Stadsteatern, Stockholm
by Annette Stolt - August 31, 2021

Finally a musical is opening at Stadsteatern in Stockholm since the restriction was in place...
BWW Review: CAMERA, THE INGRID BERGMAN MUSICAL at Kulturhuset Spira Photo BWW Review: CAMERA, THE INGRID BERGMAN MUSICAL at Kulturhuset Spira
by Annette Stolt - September 29, 2020

The musical Camera is written by Jan-Erik Sääf (music and lyrics) and Staffan Aspegren (script, dialogue and direction). It had its world premiere at ?-stgötateatern 2018. ...