Wild Minds

Performance based on interviews with people who identify as ”compulsive daydreamers” or ”extreme fantasizers”. Originally commissioned by Moderna Museet (The Museum of Modern Art) in Stockholm in 2013. The production was selected as one of the best Swedish performances at The Swedish Biennial for Performing Arts in 2015. Wild Minds also performed in 2014 at both Dramalabbet and Riksteatern as part of Tempo Documentary Festival and Teaterdagarna in Stockholm as well as at Palladium in Malmö as part of Malmöfestivalen. In 2016, Wild Minds, will be be performed at the Festival of International New Drama (FIND) at Schaubühne in Berlin as well as at The Royal Dramatic Theater in Stockholm, as part of the Ingmar Bergman Festival.

A French version was made in 2017 for Comédie de Caen. Translation by Marianne Segol. It was selected as part of Festival d’Automne 2019 and presented at T2G – Théâtre de Gennevilliers in Paris.

In 2020, Wild Minds was performed in a Spanish version titled Mentes Salvajes at The Centre Gabriela Mistral, GAM, in Chile in a production directed by Víctor Carrasco.

Music and sound designby Hans Appelqvist. Performed by Kiki Snodgrass, Sandra Carpenter/Judie Ann Johansson, Mika Risiko and Vaughn Rice. Casting and director assistance Sara Björnstedt Qvarsell Curated by Catrin Lundqvist, Moderna Museet. Length: 35 min Language: English

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