2020 was our fourth year and it was unrolled in the shadow of the Corona epidemic.  The activities have consisted of: residences, both organized by participants and under the auspices of Island Connect and finally  a long row of free Corona residencies, we  lay out in the spring – most of the projects ended  with […]

Vision for BIRCA

We have together with our board created a new extended vision for BIRCA – you can read the full version here


The activities in 2019 have consisted of: Residencies, both self-organized, in the context of Island Connect and in the context of The Contact Zones project – most have finished with open work-in-progress showings –  TOCIF, contact Improvisation fetstival, the Contact Zones festival with the exhibition 100% Fremmed?, presentation of performances at Bornholm Culture Week, workshops […]


Contact Zones is an international and cross-disciplinary project: its aim is creating contact and interaction between performing arts, urban spaces/non-conventional venue and people. It has 4 partners from Italy, Germany ands Denmark. Danig Performing Arts Service is the Danish partner and BIRCA is collaborating on this project. It takes place from 29/10/2018 to 29/02/2020. In […]

To be fleeing

  Currently BIRCA, as part of Iceland Connect project, are hosting the two beautiful clowns from Ibiza: Monma and David from the company Clownidoscopio. The two mimic clowns are here to create a new performance together with the Danish theater director from Limfjord Theater Gitta Malling. Together they work with the feeling of being refugees […]

BIRCA is waiting for the spring and for you!

Just came home from a beautiful Easter holidays at BIRCA – and we had a big snowstorm – in April! But the fire was on and you could remind yourself that spring is coming somehow soon also in Denmark. And the sun came and left this amazing landscape.   We could not do any outdoor […]

Are you ready to undfold your potential?

I make an effort to be the best version of myself every day. The version that sees other people and supports their way in life. The version that does not cause unnecessary noise in the world. That supports my surroundings. A person to deserve trust. A person that adds something new to the world.   […]

International perspectives

Working internationally is absolutely essential to me – it’s in my blood. I started out in the 90s with Trevor Davies as a mentor in the Copenhagen Culture City 96 days, where we had a stream of international projects and guest performances – and it has been in my blood ever since. Therefore, the international […]

BIRCA workshops and resicency for spring 2018

  This spring we offer residencies in a program we call Island Connect and we have a very interesting Capacity Building workshop May 23-27. You can also still just book space at BIRCA for reflection, work in progress and rehearsals.   ISLAND CONNECT residency for 2018 – Call for applications   BIRCA offers a residency […]

Summer courses at BIRCA

IT is time for BIRCA now …. CPH Stage, our big Danish festival, with all its business has ended – and summer is on its way. For me, this it means time on BIRCA on Bornholm. And now you also have the opportunity to come over here, enjoy the beautiful surroundings and the magic of […]