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Decadance Gothenburg

Creation by Ohad Naharin

“An hour in dance paradise”

Dagens Nyheter

“Deeply moving”

Svenska Dagbladet

"GöteborgsOperans Danskompani dances wonderfully, both for and with their audience”


“Ingeniously beautiful!”

Borås Tidning

Decadance Gothenburg, trailer

About Decadance Gothenburg

Ohad Naharin’s Decadance Gothenburg is created exclusively for GöteborgsOperans Danskompani; a new version of his Decadance.

Decadance Gothenburg is a collage of the choreographer’s best work, containing Echad ani yudea, a heartfelt Vivaldi duet, an incomparable audience participation and many other favourites from his career.


Choreography, Ohad Naharin
Costume design, Rakefet Levi
Lighting design, Avi Yona Bueno “Bambi”


17 from GöteborgsOperans Danskompani


60 minutes

World premiere

World premiere at The Göteborg Opera, 9 September 2017


Cha cha and first cha

You belong to my heart – Perez Prado and his Orchestra
Agustin Lara – R. Gilbert
Album Mambo Mambo
Label BMG Entertainment

Adios Mi Chaparrita - Perez Prado and his Orchestra
L.F. Esperon – B. Marcus
Album The King of Mambo
Label Power Station Gmbh

Hernando's Hideaway – Billy May's Rico Mambo Orchestra
Richard Adler and Jerry Ross
Album Mambo Fever
Label Capital Records Inc // Ultra L CDP 7243 8 32564 2 6

Solamente Una Vez _ Perez Prado
Agustin Lara – R. Gilbert
Album Black Magnolia
Label Bela Records

Taboo (Tabu) Perez Prado and his Orchestra
Margarita Lecuona
Album Absolute best
Label recording Arts

Isle of Capri - Perez Prado and his Orchestra
Album Mambo Jambo
Label Sarabandas

Adios Pampa Mia - Perez Prado
Canaro – Mores - Pelay
Album The very Best of Latina! 2:20 Classiques De Musique Latine
Label Puzzle productions

It must be true – The John Buzon Trio
Album Cha cha de Amor

Agents, programmers for venues and festivals

For access to the programme, press photos or a video of the entire performance, please send an email request to danskompani@opera.se

Fotades 2017 för dansprogrammet Kult. Repris 2019 Fotades 2017 för dansprogrammet Kult. Repris 2019

In photo:  Takuya Fujisawa, Emilia Gisladottir|Photographer:  Mats Bäcker

Interview with Ohad Naharin