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About

Rebekka Bentzen is a Danish set- and costume-designer based in Copenhagen.

She graduated The Danish National School of Performing Arts in 2011.

Since then she has been working in Denmark and abroad on mainly theatre, opera and film – but has also created design for exhibition and concerts.

CV  Rebekka Bentzen

b. 31.03.84 

 

Educated Stage & Costume Designer from The Danish National School of Performing Arts, 2011

 

Works and projects:

2019:
INFLUENCER INFLUENZA / Odense Teater / set design + costume design / Director: Kasper Sejersen
JORDENS INDRE / Folketeatret / set design + costume design /Director: Geir Sveaas

PRAQUE QUADRENNIAL 2019 / curator of the Danish contributions 

2018: 

ANDERSENS DUENDE/ Via Artis Konsort/ costume design / Choreographer: Loa Carlslund

WEISSE ROSE / Opernhaus Chemnitz / set design + costume design / Director: Nils Braun

JOHN LENNON ER DØD / Teater V/ set design + costume design/ Director: Emil Hansen

SØNDAG /Teater Patrasket/ set design + costume design / Director: Maria Myrgaard

2017: 

(Maternity leave)

WELCOME TO THE INTERNET / Teateriet Apropos/ Stage design + costumedesign / Director: Rasmus Ask

MARTYRIET / The Royal Danish Opera + Cumulus Teatret / Stagedesign + costumedesign / Director: Tine Topsøe

 

2016: 

KALDET / Aarhus Teater / Stagedesign + costumedesign / Director: Victoria Meirik

FRØKEN IGNORA EKSPLODERER / Anemoneteatret / Stagedesign + costumedesign/ Director: Lisbet Lipschitz

FREMTIDSFABRIKKEN II (office for entrepreneurs in the municipality of Svendborg ) / Interiordesign 

GLEMMER DU / "Venter på Far" in concert / consulting stagedesigner/ Director: Anne Dorte Michelsen

ORDET PÅ BORDET/ Teater Nordkraft/ maternity leave-stand in for Mona Møller Schmidt / Director: Petrea Søe

ONKEL ANDYS LATE NIGHT THEATRE SHOW / Teater Grob/ consulting stage designer/ Director: Kasper Sejersen

DAS LIEBESVERBOT / Teatro Real Madrid & London Royal Opera/ Associate Designer for Steffen Aarfing / Director: Kasper Bech Holten

ANATOMI / Glad Teater / Stagedesign + costumedesign / Director: Lars Werner Thomsen 

 

2015 :

GRINET & DØDEN / Det Flydende Teater / Stagedesign + costumedesign / Director: Rolf Heim

SANGE OM MOR / Teater Får302 / Costumedesign + consulting stagedesigner / Director: Mia Lipschitz

JEG FORSVINDER / Aarhus Teater / Stagedesign + costumedesign / Director: Annika Silkeberg

TIME & TIDE - Maria Malmø releaseconcert / Aarhus Teater / staging + storyboarding 

DAS LIEBESVERBOT / Teatro Real Madrid & London Royal Opera/ 3d-modelling + digital sketching for setdesigner Steffen Aarfing 

 

2014:

JUMPY / Odense Teater / Stagedesign + costumedesign / Director: Madeleine Røn Juul

FREMTIDSFABRIKKEN (office for entrepreneurs in the municipality of Svendborg ) / Interiordesign 

WORTHLESS / Musicvideo / Stagedesign + costumedesign / Director: Rasmus Høgdal

DET SOM INGEN VED / Teatret Patrasket / Setdesign + costumedesign / Director: Vigdis Jakobsdottir

DET KOLDE BORD / Teater Grob / Stagedesign

 

2013:

SKRIBØSERNE / Teatret ved Sorte Hest / Stagedesign + costumedesign / Director: Asger Bonfils

SVENDBORG MIT LIV / BaggaardTeatret / Stagedesign + costumedesign / Director: Anja Behrens

STATSMINISTEREN / BaggaardTeatret + Quasi Teater / Stagedesign + costumedesign / Director: Marie Kiilsgaard Møller

 

2012:

AF MANDENS RIBBEN / Odense Teater / Stagedesign + costumedesign / Director: Gitte Aagaard

NEKROLOGER / Aarhus Teater / Stagedesign + costumedesign / Director: Mia Lipschitz

MAAT / Copenhagen Fashion Week - Øksenhallen / Videodesign + exhibition design

HALLERNE / Aarhus Teater / Costumedesign / Director: Annika Silkeberg

 

2011:

TRIBADERNES NAT / Vendsyssel Teater / Stage design + costume design / Director: Jacob Schjødt

NATURE MORTE? / Lys over Lolland (10 danske scenografer i 10 rum) / Exhibitiondesign

MÅGEN / Diploma Piece The Danish National School of Performing Arts / Stage design + costume design + video design / Director: Jacob Schjødt

SCENER FRA ET ÆGTESKAB / Aarhus Teater / Setdesign + costumedesign / Director: Morten Kirkskov

 

Bigger projects during education at The Danish National School of Performing Arts:

 

DEN ADELSGLADE BORGER / Grønnegårds Teatret / Stage design + costume design / Director: Vibeke Wrede

LAG AF TID I RUM / a studie of time and space with video and performer / Videodesign, spacedesign, staging.

STORVASK / Aarhus Teaters Eleveskole / Aarhus Teater / Stagedesign + costumedesign / Director: Jacob Schjødt

TRACK /The Danish National Scool of Contemporary Dance / Costumedesign / Choreographer: Ángels Margarit

EXIXTERANDE EKO / The Danish National School of Contemporary Dance / Choreograph: Sanna Blennow

SOLFORMØRKELSE / The Danish National School of Performing Arts / Stage design + costumedesign / Director: Maria Kjærgaard-Sunesen

 

 

Setdesign film:

 

WORTHLESS / music video / Setdesign + costumedesign/ 2014 / Director: Rasmus Høgdal

PRINSESSER / short film / setdesign / 2009 / Director: Trine Nadia Hammerich

BETON /short film / Set + costumedesign / 2007 / Director: Daniel Wedel

 

 

Teaching experience:

 

Workshops teaching “space- and concept development”, The Danish National Playwright Education at Aarhus Theatre

 

Various workshops for children in all ages working with creativity and proces, how a stagedesigner works and how to build models. In primary schools, gymnasiums and kindergarten - among other places: Vanløse Kulturhus and Nykøbing F. Katedralskole.

 

Other work:

 

Board member of Danish Setdesigners Union and Scenekunstens Fagrupper

 

Co.-organizer of new performing arts initiatives: “The Pocket Project” og “Det Kolde Bord”

 

 

Other education: 

 

2004, 2005 : Scenografisk værksted v. Marie Rosendal Chemnitz / Lisbeth Burian /Astrid Lynge Ottosen, KTS

2004 – 2006: Assisting scenographers Rikke Juellund and Birgitte Mellentin

2003: Støvring Højskole, drama and film courses.

2002: Graduated Highschool, Nykøbing F. Cathedral School