CPH Events | November 2022





d 3.-6. November | VEGA


Corteo, one of the most loved Cirque du Soleil shows, is coming to Denmark.Corteo, is one of Cirque du Soleil's most enchanting performances. The performance is directed by Daniele Finzi Pasca and originally premiered in the Big Top (tent) in Montreal in 2005. Since then, the show has been a huge success and has been seen by more than 9 million people in 19 countries worldwide.Corteo, which means cortege in Italian, is a clown's performance of a festive parade. The show brings together the passion of acting with the power and energy of acrobatics. The audience is thrown into a theater world full of fun, comedy and spontaneity in a space between heaven and earth.The clown imagines his own funeral, which takes place in the middle of a carnival, while silent and caring angels look on. Envisioning the grand in juxtaposition with the small, the ridiculous versus the tragic, and the magic of the perfect versus the charm of imperfection, the show highlights the strengths and fragility of the clown, as well as his wisdom and kindness-the humanity that lies within U.S. all. The music is lyrical and playful and carries Corteo through a timeless party where illusion teases reality.The design of the stage brings the audience into a theatrical world that has not previously been seen in a Cirque du Soleil performance. The theater carpet is inspired by the Eiffel Tower and other carpets are hand painted to create just the right poetic atmosphere in Corteo.The cast consists of 51 acrobats, musicians, singers and actors from all over the world.








4 November | VEGA

The pop rock band, The Script, returns to Denmark on November 4 in Store VEGA to celebrate their abundant back catalog of catchy pop hits and their new Greatest hits album Tales From The Script.The Script has previously visited Denmark, where they have visited festivals and played to full houses. The last time the band visited Copenhagen, they melted hearts with their famous back catalog of hits as well as tracks from their fifth album Freedom Child from 2019 in a packed TAP1.When the popular trio visits VEGA, Danish fans can look forward to an evening full of nostalgia, when the Irish hitmakers play the classic favorites from their six albums with tracks like "Hall of fame", "If You Could See Me Now", " Superheroes", "Breakeven" and "Rain".The Script, who broke through with their self-titled debut in 2008, have enjoyed great success since the beginning. Their songs about heartache and life in their hometown, Dublin, quickly became hits, and the year after their debut album they were on stage supporting their compatriots U2.








7 November (6pm & 9pm) | Hotel Cecil

ISMO shines on stage with his completely unique observations and perspectives, given an extra dimension by his thick Finnish accent. In other words, plans have been made for a very special evening at Hotel Cecil with one of Finland's greatest comedians. ISMO is considered one of Finland's most prominent comedians and has appeared as the first Finnish comedian on American talk shows such as Conan and James Corden.Finnish ISMO began his career in his home country in 2002. Today, 20 years later, he is considered one of the country's most talented comedians and has written and starred in 2 seasons of his very own sitcom and achieved success with a number of best-selling comedy specials.On 7 November he comes to Hotel Cecil in Copenhagen with his new English-language show.








13 November | VEGA

Franz Ferdinand paved the way for a new sound within British indie rock, where a sweat-dripping mix of dance floor euphoria, electrifying guitars and an easily accessible lyrical universe came together into a higher unity.When Franz Ferdinand first played the track "Take Me Out" in a rehearsal room, frontman Alex Kapranos jokingly said to his bandmates: "I can almost imagine this being played on the radio." The Scottish alternative rock band went into music with an attitude that most artists can probably recognise: With the feeling of making something that can change the world, but with a fear that no one will give a fuck. "Take Me Out" became much bigger than just a radio hit.The essence of their ground-breaking back catalogue, Franz Ferdinand now pays tribute with the release of Hits to the Heads on 11 March 2022 and an accompanying tour. With immortal numbers such as "Take Me Out", "Walk Away", "Do You Want To" and "No You Girls", the oven is set for a blast of a concert, where 00s nostalgia shines with joy that Franz Ferdinand is still standing strong.Franz Ferdinand comes to VEGA on November 13 with a parade of hits.








from 18 November to 28 December | THE OPERA

You know the music, the drama and the songs, but West Side Story has to be experienced in this magnificent new production.America, I Feel Pretty, Tonight, Maria, Somewhere. The immortal hits from West Side Story can now be experienced in the Opera. Bernstein's musical classic must be experienced once in a lifetime. And then again and again and again...Shakespeare's tragic love story of Romeo and Juliet inspired Leonard Bernstein and the lyricist Stephen Sondheim for the story of the lovers, Tony and Maria, and two rival gangs in 50s New York.The iconic musical West Side Story with Bernstein's soundtrack is a hit every time. His mix of symphonic sounds and the jazzy and Latin American rhythms he heard in clubs and on the streets of his hometown of New York is a brilliant musical fusion.The young Reumert Talent Award-winning musical performer, Søren Torpegaard Lund, is Tony, and the young, Norwegian musical talent, Astrid Giske, can be seen in the role of Maria.The Royal Theater presents more than 30 singing and dancing actors on stage accompanied by the Royal Chapel. The play's in-house director Thomas Bendixen stages a fast-paced, magnificent production, where the dance is largely one with a narrative and dramatic element.West Side Story is sung in Danish.Based on idea by Jerome Robbins | Music by Leonard Bernstein | Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim | Screenplay by Arthur Laurents








from 18 November to 31 December

Christmas is a magical adventure in Tivoli! Thousands of sparkling light points provide warmth in the cold winter darkness, Christmas trees sparkle in beautiful colors, and Tivoli Garden fills the Garden with lovely tones.    

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