Being a dancer I go to a lot of concerts. The locals here in Tromsø love to dance and often like to dress up for the occasion. It was at this Swing dance party that I discovered an odd but ingenious method of dancing the night away without the ringing in your ears the next […]
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Firstly, I’d like to say, how wonderful the UiT danseklubb performers were last night. The dancers were beginner-amateurs of Swing and have only had a handful of Swing lessons before signing up to be performers. Even though they weren’t professional dancers, the audience was none-the-wiser. Being a trained/educated stage manager, I tend to have very […]
Everyone understands the ‘lost in translation’ concept when people of two different languages communicate. However, another dimension of this concept is Chinese-whispers. For convenience, a translator appears in the middle (usually your other half) who relays shorter, faster information for everyone’s convenience. This is the literal side of lost in translation. In Norway, the ‘provider’ […]
Norway enters the Christmas season early.