Christmas concerts and shows in Karlstad

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Sweet tones to atmospheric Christmas songs, full-on rock'n'roll and laughter that gilds dark December days. There is plenty to choose from when Rigmor Gustafsson, The Refreshments, Per Andersson and Måns Zelmerlöw come to Karlstad.

29 November Anders Ekborg

A quiet Christmas is a concert tradition since 2010 that was born by and with Anders Ekborg, one of Sweden's most prominent singers. At the Scala Theatre, Anders Ekborg, together with musicians Bengt Magnusson/guitar, Gustaf Henriksson/piano, Thomas Bergqvist/keyboard, takes you into an atmospheric Christmas concert with classic Christmas songs and selections from Anders' rich repertoire, interwoven with personal and topical interludes.

30 November Rigmor Gustafsson m.fl.

Experience some of our most renowned jazz and folk musicians in an exclusive Christmas performance. They play the most beloved songs of Christmas in personal interpretations that breathe both timelessness, tradition and renewal. At the Scala Theatre, you can let the peace of Christmas set in when artists such as Rigmor Gustafsson, Erik Söderlind and Lena Willemark are on stage.

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30 November The Refreshments, Nisse Hellberg & Knock-Out Greg

It will be a blast when Rock n'Roll X-Mas comes to Nöjesfabriken on the last Thursday in November. The Refreshments have invited Nisse Hellberg from Wilmer X and "Knock-Out Greg" frontman in Knock-Out Greg & The Scandinavian Blue Flames for Christmas 2023. This is the country's rockiest Christmas concert and now that the tour is 20 years old, the hardest set-up ever is promised!

6 December Arvingarna and Linnea Henriksson

Christmas Night is back, jollier and cozier than ever! Enjoy Arvingarna and Linnea Henriksson in an atmospheric and sparkling Christmas concert - where beloved classics are interspersed with new favorites and, of course, a little fun. Christmas Night simply offers all the best of a traditional Christmas with powerful tones, great emotions, warmth and laughter at Karlstad CCC.

6 December West of Eden

West of Eden invites you to a Celtic Christmas celebration at the Scala Theater. Irish and English folk music take center stage as Christmas Carols, swinging caroling, medieval hymns and modern classics such as Fairytale Of New York are mixed into a fantastic and atmospheric Christmas concert.

8 December Måns Zelmerlöw & Per Andersson

Löfbergs Arena gets a nice visit from a half-crazy comedian and a charming singer, namely Per Andersson and Måns Zelmerlöw, in the Christmas show Tomten och Bocken - ride again. It will be a show consisting of humor, Christmas and crazy antics but also music performed by a large ten-piece band. It will simply be a cracking evening.

9 December Singing Association Manhem

This year, the audience is given only one opportunity to experience Christmas & Lights in Tingvalla Church. In addition to around 60 singers in the Sångföreningen Manhem under the direction of Erik Rynefors, the concert is enhanced by recurring guests and audience favorites such as Martin Östergren on grand piano & vocals, Per-Arne Pettersson on bass and Annelise Rynefors, vocals.

15 December Sonja Aldén

Together with Sonja Aldén and the Teknikören from Karlstad, Tingvalla Church invites you to a cozy winter concert in the spirit of Christmas. Sonja together with the choir will, among other things, offer you traditional and beautiful Christmas music. But there will also be personal favorites and the occasional surprise in the repertoire.

16-17 December Wermland Opera & the music classes of the Norrstrand school

To the glow of candles, nearly 200 children from Norrstrandskolan's music classes light up the starry black December darkness at Karlstad CCC. Together with the Wermland Opera's orchestra and soloists, under the direction of conductor Cecilia Rydinger, the children offer a traditional Lucia train interwoven with well-known and beloved Christmas classics. The students are conducted by their teachers as well as choir conductors Aime Gummeson and Anni Naumansson. Soloists are the musical artists Agnes Christensson and Otto Falk.

20 December Classical Ukrainian Etoile Ballet

The Nutcracker is a beautiful fairy tale about young Clara who falls asleep and finds the Nutcracker Prince, toy soldiers, snowflakes and the Sugar Plum Fairy come to life. The dream is not only pleasant, full of sweets and snow, because suddenly Clara and the prince have to fight against overgrown rats and mice! This version of The Nutcracker, given at Karlstad CCC, uses classical choreography by Marius Petipa and is performed by the Classical Ukrainian Etoile Ballet.