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Akvavit Staged Reading

March 1 @ 3:00 pm

Akvavit Theatre is to launch its 10th anniversary season with the return of its Nordic Spirit Festival, featuring five staged readings of plays from each of the Nordic countries, presented in partnership with the Swedish American Museum. The Festival will take place February 27 – March 1, 2020 at the Swedish American Museum.

All readings are FREE. Reservations can be made by e-mailing info@chicagonordic.org.

The Nordic Spirit Festival line-up includes:

Thursday, February 27 at 7 pm
Thirteen Sunken Years (Finland)
By Paula Salminen, directed by Breahan Pautsch

Friday, February 28 at 7 pm
Helgi Comes Apart (Iceland)
By Tyrfingur Tyrfingsson, directed by Tyler Skafgaard

Saturday, February 29 at 1 pm
Apathy for Beginners (Sweden)
By Jonas Khemiri, directed by Aliza Feder

Sunday, March 1 at 1 pm
Sky without Birds (Denmark)
By Julie Maj Jakobsen, directed by Jena Sugai

Sunday, March 1 at 3 pm
The Tenant (Norway)
By M H Hallum, directed by Lanise Antoine Shelley


March 1
3:00 pm