ACT - Afro Cosmopolite Thespians


ACT is a professional multi-faceted theatre company in Denmark whose vision is to have multiple cultures share a stage. The project New Nordic Voices presents the visibility of Nordic minorities through exploring selected theatre works of iconic Nordic playwrights and juxtaposing them with Global icons from Afro-American, African and Caribbean traditions..

Productions

The Merchant Of Copenhagen: A young Dane, Bassanio, needs a loan of three million kroner so that he can woo Portia, a wealthy Danish heiress. He approaches his friend Antonio, a merchant...

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An Enemy Of The People: The production was a collaboration between three Nordic countries i.e ACT - Denmark, Nordic Black Theatre - Norway & Sodrä Community theatre -Sweden.

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For colored Girls: For colored Girls premiered in Helsinki, Finland on 7th March 2019. This is the first time ever, that the reknowned play is being staged in the Nordic region.

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What's on


For Colored Girls
Who Have Considered Suicide / When The Rainbow Is Enuf
by Ntozake Shange

The first production under the auspices of New Nordic Voices .

Performance dates:

1. Finland Helsinki 8 th - 10 th March 2019 VENUE: Caisa

2. Denmark Frederiksberg 28 th August - 1 st September VENUE: KU.BE

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3. Sweden Stockholm co-produced by INTERCULT

September 4th 2019 at UNIARTS

September 6th 2019 at Theatre 3 on Uniarts

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4. Finland Helsinki, special invitation to perform at the Nordic Culture Point) September 11 th

5. Austria, Vienna at VENUE brunnenpassage October 5 th 2019


New Nordic Voices

New Nordic Voices presents the visibility of Nordic minorities through exploring selected theatre works of iconic Nordic playwrights and juxtaposing them with Global icons from Afro-American, African and Caribbean traditions.
Project starts date 1 st Dec 2018
Project end date 1 st Dec 2021




The merchant of copenhagen

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An enemy of the people


About


IDENTITY

ACT is a professional multi-faceted theatre company in Denmark that engages in a variety of performing arts, training & productions in English primarily but not exclusively. The cosmopolite community effect is a hybrid of creatives derived from 21 different nationalities represented in ACT's 30 founding members and always looking forward to welcome new faces.

VISION

ACT's vision is to have multiple cultures share a stage. Conversely, it's artistic policy is to connect thespians globally and act as an inter-cultural creative integrator in the interest of embracing cultural uniqueness and diversity within the Danish arts sector broadly and more specifically in theatre.

PURPOSE

The original intent behind the creation of ACT is to aesthetically embrace & reflect cultural diversification.

MISSION

The general assignment that ACT will carry out in order to fulfill her purpose is Creating master piece productions through local, regional and cross-continental collaborations.


For colored girls

The team


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Michael Omoke

Founder/Artistic Director

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Anders Juhl

Chairman

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Alice Knuth

Vice Chairman

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Zach Khadudu

Secretary

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Pernille Isadore

Vice-Secretary

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Hind Charafi

Accountant/Treasurer

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Rebecca Langley Jensen

Board Member

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Jnr Robinson

Board Member

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Karen Bue

Board Member