Linn Brodén

Circus artist and teacher specialising in slackrope and dance-acrobatics
Email: slackropelinn@gmail.com
Webpage: www.linnbroden.com
Phone no: +447527 196 657
Address: Chandoos Lodge Moorings, Durley Lane, BS31 2AJ Keynsham

Education

  • 2007 – 2010   Dance and Circus University in Stockholm. With a specialisation in slackrope
  • 2007            Circus school in Moscow. With a specialisation in slackrope
  • 2005 – 2007   Circus school in Copenhagen (AFUK)
  • 2004 – 2005   Drama school in Arvika, Sweden
  • 2000 – 2003   High school education at Rudolf Steiner School in Norrköping, Sweden

Performing

2017

  •  “Sango” Östgöta Teatern, touring family show, Sweden. 
  • ” Seasons”Adrian Schvarztein production, Weiz Austria

2016 

  • ” Seasons”Adrian Schvarztein production, Graz Austria

2015

  • ” Seasons”Adrian Schvarztein production, Graz Austria
  • “Marie Celestial” UK, touring outdoor show
  • “GOP” Munich, Germany, Dinner show
  • “GOP” Bremen, Germany, Dinner show

2014

  • “GOP” Bremen, Germany, Dinner show
  •  “Englebørn ” Zangenbergs Theater, children show in Copenhagen.
  • “The Big Bounce” JAM Arts Management,  outdoor children show, toured in UK
  • Outside eye for Invisible Circus and VOLT Lab in Bristol.

2013

  • “Push Me, Pull You!” Apocalyptic Circus, premiered Oxford Playhouse and toured
  • “Lift” Circle Ascent, Commisioned by Glastonbury Festival
  • “Cykel myggen Egon” Aalborg theatre, Denmark
  • “Push Me, Pull You!” Apocalyptic Circus, work in progress performance

2012

  • “Cykelmyggen Egon” Östra gasverk theatre, Denmark 
  • “Alla dessa Hål I Livet” Theatre Insite, Sweden
  • “Battle for the Winds”  Cirque Bijou, Opening of sailing olympics, Uk.
  • Devising and performing “Push Me, Pull You!” Apocalyptic Circus,
  • “Gynoides” Circus Perspektive, Lille France
  • “The House of Curious Engagement” Sondreyfolk, circus show and art installation, fund raising, producing, performing

2011

  • Events for Cirqu Bijou
  • 20/4 to 30/9 Caravan Stage Company, tour in Italy.
  • La Piste aux Espoirs, Belgium

2010

  • Golden Circus Festival, Rome, Italy, first prize for my slack rope act!
  • Christmas show with Company Isis, France.
  • Circus Princess Festival arranged by Robert Brunett.
  • Fetsivitas, Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Sul Filo del Circo, Torino, Italy
  • Kung Birgers Gästabud, Gotland, Sweden
  • Carneval Sztuk Mistrzow, Lublik, Poland
  • Closing acts, Orionteater, Stockholm, Sweden
  • “Man Made Manners” at CCB (Centre Cultural de Belem), Lisbon, Portugal
  • Short movie with SVT.

2008 – 2009

  • Co- founder and artist of the circus company Kakaboom Kakaboom Kakaboom. Toured summer 2008 and 2009 at festivals in Sweden, Denmark and Italy with the outdoor show “Kapitel 2 “.  Booked and organised the entire tour, documenting the performances.
  • Festivitas, Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Sul Filo Del Circo, Torino, Italy
  • Extradarte, Pistoa, Italy
  • Circus Brunch at Subtopia, Stockholm, Sweden
  • Peace and Love, Borlänge
  • Arvika Festival, Sweden
  • Halmstad International Street Art Festival
  • Stockholm Culture festival, Sweden
  • “I can do this”, The University of Dance and Circus
  • Summer 2007 toured with the circus company Blook 12 at festivals in Denmark and Norway.
  • Spring 2005 acted in two different theatre plays for children in Arvika, Sweden

Teaching

Since 2005 I have taught and lead workshops for children and adults in circus and drama at all levels for many companies including: Circus Cirkör, Stockholm City Council, Norrköping Circus School, AFUK circus school in Copenhagen etc. I was the head teacher and directed a Christmas show for youth Circus Company Circus Normal in Stockholm. Currently I am running circus classes in Bristol, UK.