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Crazier than Christmas: Something rotten
Jul 9, 2017 7:00 am| by Christian W

Everyone remembers where they were when Kennedy was assassinated or when Princess Diana was killed, and now we all know where we were when we heard that Trump was elected president. If, like me, you had been living on a diet of late-night American chat shows – you might have thought it was a joke. … Continue reading Crazier than Christmas: Something rotten

Crazier than Christmas: Where is the silver lining?
Mar 18, 2017 7:00 am| by TheCopenhagenPost

Everyone remembers where they were when Kennedy was assassinated or when Princess Diana was killed, and now we all know where we were when we heard that Trump was elected president. If, like me, you had been living on a diet of late-night American chat shows – you might have thought it was a joke. … Continue reading Crazier than Christmas: Where is the silver lining?

Crazier than Christmas: Tradition with a twist
Nov 5, 2016 7:00 pm| by TheCopenhagenPost

In November, December and January every year, 60,000 people come to Tivoli to enjoy the fun of my English-language Crazy Christmas Show. Many Danes say that it’s not really Christmas unless they have seen it with friends and family. No procedural wildcards The show has become one of those many traditions that the Danes love, … Continue reading Crazier than Christmas: Tradition with a twist

Crazier than Christmas: Life’s a stage Denmark, so show some emotion
Jun 25, 2016 7:00 am| by TheCopenhagenPost

This could be you up here on the stage … this could be where you belong!” These were the lyrics of the opening song at the Tony Theatre Awards in America. On the same evening I went to the Reumert Theatre Awards that annually celebrate the best plays and musicals in Denmark. The opening number … Continue reading Crazier than Christmas: Life’s a stage Denmark, so show some emotion

Crazier than Christmas: Anything you can do, Mr Jeppesen!
May 15, 2016 7:00 am| by TheCopenhagenPost

There are a combined 324 countries and territories in the world, and Henrik Jeppesen, a Dane aged 28, recently became the youngest person to visit them all. Decade of dedication Jeppesen mostly achieved his impressive record over 10 years, mainly financing his self-imposed challenge by means of hotel and airline sponsorships. Otherwise, he slept in … Continue reading Crazier than Christmas: Anything you can do, Mr Jeppesen!

Crazier than Christmas: What we need is balls!
Apr 2, 2016 7:00 pm| by TheCopenhagenPost

Watching Donald Trump on the TV screen these days makes me wonder how he ever got so far? Not only is he a maniac who rants endless political garbage, but he is also a man. Hillary is the better choice and not least because she is a woman. Cannier, capable, courageous It was International Women’s … Continue reading Crazier than Christmas: What we need is balls!

Crazier than Christmas: To tell or not to tell
Feb 13, 2016 7:00 pm| by TheCopenhagenPost

There is a murder mystery about Shakespeare that could rattle the foundations of literary history. Evergreen themes But should this story be told? Perhaps not. It is the 400th anniversary of his death, and theatres everywhere will be performing the plays and discussing his genius. In Denmark, ‘King Lear’ is currently playing at the Royal … Continue reading Crazier than Christmas: To tell or not to tell

Crazier than Christmas: Julehygge!
Dec 20, 2015 7:00 am| by Chris C

During the year there is a phenomenon in Denmark called ‘Hygge’, which I define as the three Cs: cosiness, conviviality and companionship. Christmas commandeering All year round the Danes love hygge, and then in December, something happens. The hygge stops and ‘Julehygge’ begins. Hygge requires meeting friends for a drink and lighting a candle, but … Continue reading Crazier than Christmas: Julehygge!

Crazier Than Christmas: Theatre is alive and well
Nov 7, 2015 7:00 pm| by TheCopenhagenPost

This year’s Crazy Christmas Show opens soon and my company of actors and stage technicians are looking forward to presenting many evenings of fun for our audiences. Lights, audience, interaction Theatre demands teamwork like no other form of art. Apart from the involvement of the actors, there are artists who create the sets, and technicians … Continue reading Crazier Than Christmas: Theatre is alive and well

Crazier than Christmas: Nefertiti’s curse?
Sep 26, 2015 7:00 am| by Chris C

So what is the theme of your Crazy Christmas Show this year?” Talk like an Egyptian I am always asked this question around this time of the year by those who don’t realise I have to choose a theme back in February for the Ta’ i Teatret magazine that is distributed to every household in … Continue reading Crazier than Christmas: Nefertiti’s curse?

Crazier than Christmas: How Denmark’s first Nordic Noir was written by a ghost
Aug 15, 2015 7:00 pm| by Johan K

There is something rotten in the state of f***ing Denmark,” was yelled at an astonished audience in the courtyard of Kronborg Castle this month when the German theatre company Staatsschauspiel Dresden performed its groundbreaking performance ‘Hamlet. Prince of Denmark’. One critic described it as “like throwing a hand grenade at all our previous ideas of … Continue reading Crazier than Christmas: How Denmark’s first Nordic Noir was written by a ghost

Crazier than Christmas: “And I presume ‘Hamlet’ is on at the theatre”
Jun 6, 2015 7:00 pm| by Chris C

When my mother came to visit me in Copenhagen for the first time in the early 1980s, she was amazed to find bearded hippies wearing Arab scarves, pregnant women sunbathing naked in Faelledparken and the whole population watching ‘Matador’ on TV. It wasn’t quite the quaint fairy-tale land she’d envisaged from reading about Hans Christian … Continue reading Crazier than Christmas: “And I presume ‘Hamlet’ is on at the theatre”

Crazier than Christmas: Migrant problem is everyone’s problem
May 2, 2015 7:00 pm| by TheCopenhagenPost

I was at my Jamaican friend’s house in London having a cup of tea, when there was suddenly a loud crash. “Don’t worry,” she said. “That is the workman. I am having a wall knocked through.” United colours of Britain A man came into the kitchen and they had a hand-gesture conversation. “He is from Romania,” … Continue reading Crazier than Christmas: Migrant problem is everyone’s problem

Crazier than Christmas: Why do Danes travel?
Mar 28, 2015 10:10 pm| by admin

Vivienne McKee, Denmark’s best-known English entertainer, is this country’s most beloved foreign import. Over the last 30 years, hundreds of thousands of Copenhageners have enjoyed her annual Crazy Christmas Cabaret show at Tivoli, marvelling at her unique, wry Anglo wit and charm.

Crazier than Christmas: Why do Danes travel?
7:00 pm| by admin

Vivienne McKee, Denmark’s best-known English entertainer, is this country’s most beloved foreign import. Over the last 30 years, hundreds of thousands of Copenhageners have enjoyed her annual Crazy Christmas Cabaret show at Tivoli, marvelling at her unique, wry Anglo wit and charm.

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