Lykkeland* (Land of Happiness) is a production for children choreographed by Jamie Watton and produced by dybwikdans. Lykkeland is a meeting with characters and situations the children can recognise from their own playing. The production offers close dialogue between performer and spectator.
Jamie Watton has based his choreography in the playing of children. As part of the artistic idea work children was invited to take part in a dialogue with the dancers in dybwikdans, and they were asked to describe their lands of happiness.
Source: The Norwegian Association of Performing Arts/NAPA. http://www.danseogteatersentrum.no/sck/members.shtml?lang=nor&sam=&cat=3&gen=DAN&cou=&cri=&aid=119&prid=30&act=prod. 23.03.2011.
*Not yet translated into English. The title within parentheses is the Norwegian title's literal meaning.