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What's On in Sweden: December 11th - 17th

The Local · 10 Dec 2009, 12:01

Published: 10 Dec 2009 12:01 GMT+01:00

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Benny Goodman 100 år

A tribute to Benny Goodman, with the Benny Goodman Quartet and a 16 piece Big Band

Price:220-320 kronor

Location: Berwaldhallen

Date: 14th December

Time: 19.30

More information: Ticnet

Laughs At The Liffey

Stand Up comedy in English

Price:40 kronor

Location: The Liffey, Gamla Stan

Date: 17th December

Time: 8pm

More information: Laughs At The Liffey

Christmas at Skokloster

Get into the Christmas spirit at Skokloster castle - Christmas market, carols and Julbord

Location: Skokloster Slott

Date: 12th December

Time: 11-16

More information: Skokloster Slott

Vintage Market on Söder

Everything from vintage clothing to jewellery to Star Wars figures

Date: 12th/13th December

Location: Skrapan, Södermalm

Time: 11am

More information: Vintage Market

A Christmas Carol

Charles Dickens classic Christmas story

Price: 345 kronor

Location: Maxim Theatre

Date: Now until Xmas (See website for performance dates and times)

More information: A Christmas Carol

All Out Dubstep

Braaap! Braaap! UK Grime, Dupstep and Drum n Bass with DJs Silkie and Plastician from the UK

Price:150 kronor

Location: Fabriken, Strandbergsgatan 51

Date: 11th December

Time: 10pm - 3 am


Mozart's Requiem

Gothenburg Opera's Ballet ensemble perform to Mozart's Requiem. 18 dancers, 43 choristers, 4 soloists and a full orchestra.

Price: 70- 415 kronor

Location: Göteborgsoperan

Time: 6pm

Date: From December 12th (See website for performance times)

More information: Gothenburg Opera

Latin American Dance

¡Merengue! ¡Cumbia! ¡Batchata! and other Latin American dance music - After Work that goes late into the night

Price:60 Kronor (130 kronor with buffet)

Location: Rio Rio, Rosenlundsplatsen

Time: 6pm to 4am

Alice Cooper

The King of Theatre Rock is back with 'Theatre Of Death'. A heartwarming Christmas concert for your granny?

Price:425 kronor

Location: Lisebergshallen

Time: 18.30

Date: 14th December

More information: Alice Cooper

Irish Christmas Concert

West of Eden present a Celtic Christmas

Date: 12th and 13th December

Time: 5pm (Sat) 4pm (Sun)

Location: Annedalskyrkan

More information: Svenska Kyrkan

Spices at the Botanical Gardens

Spices - an experience for all the senses

Location: Gothenburg Botanical Gardens

Time: 10am - 4 pm

Date: Until 6th January

More information: Botanical Gardens


Elvis Christmas Show

See The King (or Ken Wegas, as he's known in Malmö). Julbord, Casino and a whole lotta Elvis

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Price:460 kronor

Location: Casino Cosmopol

Date: Till 19th December

More information: Elvis Julbord

Bizet's Carmen

Who'd have thought working in a cigarette factory could be so exciting?

Price:100-195 Kronor

Location: Malmö Stadsteater

Time: See website for details

More information: Malmö Stadsteater


Freakyfolk Party presents Shazakalazoo, Folkstep brasshoppers from Belgrade!

Price:60 kronor

Location: Inkonst, Bergsgatan 29

Date: 17th December

More information: Inkonst

Barbie is 50!

A dreamworld for Barbie fans. Clothes, car, caravans and Ken through the decades

Price: see website for details

Location: Malmö Leksaksmuseum (Toy museum)

Time: 11am - 5pm

Date: Until January 10th

More information: Malmö Leksaksmuseum

Do you know of any upcoming events our readers might like to attend? Drop us a line at whatson@thelocal.se

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