SKåNES DANSTHEATER is a company in motion, Sweden’s largest independent dance institution, a contemporary dance repertory company founded in 1995, based in Malmö.
SKåNES DANSTHEATER presents a dynamic programme of approximately 80 performances and 150 community activities annually, ranging from the grand scale, engaging orchestra and choir, to the intimate, in an attempt to broaden the public’s enjoyment and understanding of contemporary dance beyond age, background and cultural boundaries.
The company consists of 16 dancers from 10 countries. In addition to the performances, SKåNES DANSTHEATER runs several community projects and manages other artistic endeavors such as films, festivals, collaborations etc.
Artistic Director since 2007 is Åsa Söderberg. Associate Artistic Director since 2014 is Ben Wright.