Newsletters 2016

Stig Rossen - Kong Arthur



Newsletter - Stig to appear as guest in "Me and the Music", Musical Awards Fuenen, and many new events in the Calendar for 2017

23. December 2016


Dear Newsletter Recipient 


STIG TO APPEAR AS GUEST IN ”ME AND THE MUSIC” 

Stig is scheduled to appear as guest in the radio programme “Me and the Music” on the 25thDecember at 10.03 a.m. The theme is “a musical encounter with a famous person”, and the programme is headed by Charlotte Moerck. Read more about the programme here:

http://www.dr.dk/p5/mig-og-musikken

 

MUSICAL AWARDS FUENEN

The red carpet is rolled out when the volunteers from the Funen theatres celebrate themselves with the newly established Musical Awards on 7th January at Odense Theatre. Stig will participate as part of the jury along with actress Vicki Berlin, dancer Thomas Evers Poulsen, actor Anders Gjellerup Koch, as well as cultural journalist and administrator of Svendborg Leisure Theatre Marianne Kjaer. Read more about the event and the nominated here:http://www.fyens.dk/kultur/Musical-Awards-Her-er-de-nominerede-til-ny-pris/artikel/3107215


NEW IN THE CALENDAR FOR 2017

Already it appears that the year 2017 will be extremely busy for Stig. In addition to the musical “Spamalot”, we can mention:

 

CHURCH CONCERTS 

15th January  at 4.00 p.m.  in Taulov Church

2nd February at 7.30 p.m. in Ellevang Church, Aarhus

16th February at 7.00 p.m. in Videbaek Church

 

JOHN MOGENSEN CONCERT

23rd May at 8.00 p.m. in Ferritslev Fritidshus

  

INTIMATE CONCERT 

1st June at 7.30 p.m. at Toeystrup Gods, Ringe

 

GOSPEL CONCERT

2nd June at 6.30 p.m. in Goetterup Grusgrav (gravel pit)

 

SUMMER CONCERT IN MARIEHAVEN

30th July from noon in Mariehaven, Ansager

 

FOUR JACKS FOR EVER 2017

28th March at 1.00 p.m.  – Vejen idraetscenter

29th March at 1.00 p.m. – Herning Kongrescenter

30th March at 1.00 p.m. – Soenderjyllandshallen, Aabenraa

3rd April at 7.30 p.m.      – Odeon, Odense

 

STIG AND FRIENDS

28th January from 6.00 p.m. – Syvstenhallen, Saeby

29th January at 3.00 p.m. – Godset, Kolding (Acoustic)

4th February at 8.00 p.m. – Magasinet, Odense

25th February kl. 20.00 – Ringsted Kongres & Kulturcenter

3rd March at 8.00 p.m. – Svendborg Kulturhus

4th March at 8.00 p.m. – Horsens Ny Teater

11th March at 8.00 p.m. – Astrup Soenderskov Hallen, Hjoerring

28th October at 6.00 p.m. – Jyske Bank Boxen, Herning.

 

Please also note that ticket sale has started for many of The Christmas concerts in 2017. 

You can find much more information in ”The Calendar” on Stig’s website: www.stigrossen.com


WE CAN ALSO REVEAL, THAT 

Rehearsals for” Spamalot – The World’s Funniest Musical” start 6th February.


The name of the guest performer on the Christmas Tour in 2017 is Nanna Rossen. Many have probably reflected on the surname and we can reveal that Nanna is Stig’s grandniece.

 

Work is ongoing for a new chapter in the “Four Jacks” saga. The working title is “No More Jacks - Toward New Times 64 – 70” Expected premiere in September 2018.

 

We wish you a wonderful holiday season and a happy and exciting New Year.

 

Very best Christmas wishes from 

AARHUS BANDEN



"Spamalot" Comes to Jutland!

14. oktober 2016


Dear Newsletter Recipient


”SPAMALOT” SCHEDULED TO HIT JUTLAND!

The perhaps funniest musical in the world, the hit-musical “Spamalot”, will hit Jutland in 2017 and the following shows are scheduled:


Vejle Music Theater

Wednesday 10th May to Sunday 14th May at 8.00 p.m. Saturday 13th May and Sunday 14th May also at 4.00 p.m. Read more about the musical and order your tickets here: http://vejlemusikteater.billetten.dk/index/eventdetails/eventno/61097

 

The Music Theatre, Holstebro

Wednesday 17th May to Sunday 21st May at 8.00 p.m. Saturday 20th May and Sunday 21st May also at 4.00 p.m. Read more about the musical and order your tickets here: http://www.musikteatret.dk/#select/61083

 

Arena Nord, Frederikshavn

Thursday 25th May to Sunday 28th May at 8.00 p.m. Read more about the musical and order your tickets here: http://arenanord.billetten.dk/index/eventdetails/eventno/60999


Keep watching the calendar on the website www.stigrossen.dk. We update continuously, should more dates in Jutland be published.


Very best wishes

AARHUS BANDEN



New "Four Jacks" DVD, Intimate Concert in Spain, Concerts with Stig and Friends as well as more Church Concerts, and News for 2017

26. september 2016

Dear Newsletter Recipient


NEW ”FOUR JACKS” DVD

The 4 gentlemen Stig, Keld, Jesper and Jesper, are currently busy with their fall tour of ”Four Jacks for Ever”, and a DVD has now been produced from this third chapter of the ”Four Jacks” legend. The DVD is sold in connection with the shows, and it will shortly be available for purchase via shop.stigrossen.dk 


INTIMATE CONCERT IN FUENGIROLA, SPAIN

Stig is scheduled to give an intimate concert at the Danish Margrethe Church in Fuengirola, Spain, on Saturday 8th October at 6.00 p.m. Here you can read an interview with Stig, produced in connection with the upcoming concert and published by “La Danesa”, a local newspaper for Danes in Spain:

http://www.ladanesa.com/profiler/41-nyheder/profiler/5296-stig-rossen-kommer-til-sydspanien-jeg-elsker-tempoet

 

CONCERTS WITH STIG AND FRIENDS  

The following concerts have been added to Stig and Friends’ hectic fall and winter schedule: Saturday 29th October 2016 Denmark’s Largest Party is held at Jyske Bankboks in Herning. You can read more about the programme and purchase tickets here: http://www.mch.dk/oplevelser/koncerter/danmarks-stoerste-halbal

Arena Naestved can celebrate its first birthday, and on this occasion they have planned a party with Stig and Friends and also Rugsted Kreutzfeldt. The party is taking place on Friday 18th November from 6.00 p.m. If you are fast you may be able to purchase very cheap tickets to this event. You can read much more about the event here: https://billetto.dk/da/foedselsdag-i-arena-naestved

Saturday 19th November Noerre Aaby Baaring Handball Club will have their traditional Christmas party at the Vestfynshallerne in Noerre Aaby, and Stig and Friends will be there to liven up the party.  You can read about the event and purchase tickets here:  http://nbhk.dk/?p=306

Saturday 26th November at 9.00 p.m. there will be a Christmas party at the Hvidebaek Hall on Zealand with Stig & Friends. You can read much more about the event and purchase tickets here: http://billetten.dk/event/59602

 

CHURCH CONCERTS IN THE FALL 

One Church concert has been added to Stig’s fall schedule. It takes place Wednesday 12th October in Gundsoemagle Church near Roskilde. Ticket sales start on 3rdOctober and is by personal contact to the Parish Office only.


CHRISTMAS CONCERTS

A few additional Christmas church concerts with pianist have also snug into Stig’s schedule before the official Christmas tour starts:

Wednesday 23rd November at 7.30 p.m. in Ribe Cathedral. Read more about the concert and purchase tickets here: http://v2.billetten.dk/index/eventdetails/eventno/60589

Friday 25th November at 7.30 pm. in Stege Church on the island of Moen. Tickets are sold from Stege Bookstore. 


”SPAMALOT” IN TIVOLI’S CONCERT HALL, COPENHAGEN

Have you secured your ticket to the funniest musical in the world? Stig will play the part of King Arthur, the proud King og England who gathers “the Knights of the Round Table”. Super noble, very heroic and a little bit unlucky! The musical is written by the people behind Monty Python, so it can only be hilarious. The musical plays from 22nd March 22 to 9th April, 2017, and you can ensure your tickets here: http://www.tivoli.dk/da/teater/2017/spamalot

 

NEW IN 2017

 

STIG ROSSEN WITH TRIO

Friday 6th January at 3.00 p.m. Stig presents a traditional New Year concert with a repertoire of both Danish and foreign songs. The concert takes place at Horsens New Theatre and you are promised a few cozy and festive hours in the company of Stig. You can read more about the event and buy tickets here: http://hnt.billetten.dk/index/eventdetails/eventno/59925


FOUR JACKS FOREVER

Friday 13th January at 8.30 p.m. Hjallerup Music Company is offering another round of ”Four Jacks for Ever” at Hotel Hjallerup Inn, accompanied by Peder Kragerup’s Trio. The ticket price is DKK 300, and it is possible to buy an evening buffet at the price of DKK 125. You can read more about the concert and purchase tickets here:

http://hjallerup-musikforening.dk/Shop/billetter/four-jacks-for-altid/default.aspx


Very best wishes

AARHUS BANDEN


Stig will sing on Bornholm, and he will also sing jazz and gospel. New concert dates for your calendar

17. july 2016

Dear Newsletter Recipient,


STIG ON THE ISLAND OF BORNHOLM 

Stig will again pay his traditional visit to the Pancake House in Gudhjem on the island of Bornholm, where he will give 4 mini concerts on 22nd and 23rd July at 5,00 p.m. and 8.00 p.m. Admission is free. You can read more about the concerts and the Pancake House here: http://www.pandekagehusetgudhjem.dk/

 

JOHN MOGENSEN CONCERT AT HJALLERUP INN

We can now inform you that ticket sale for this event will start 25th July. Read more about it here: http://www.hjallerupkro.dk/

 

STIG SINGS JAZZ

On 3rd September from noon Stig will be singing jazz on the open-air stage in Billund, along with the musicians Pojken Flensborg (piano), Jacob Venndt (contrabass) and Per Kolling (drums). The quartet will be crooning their way through jazz classics immortalized by Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Nat King Cole, Otto Brandenburg and many more. A huge swinging experience is in store - and there's free admission! Read more about the event here: http://livejazz.dk/festivals/10670


GOSPEL IN KOLDING 

For many of us, Braendkjaer Church in Kolding is inextricably linked with the Christmas concert tour, but on 15th September at 7.30 p.m. you can also experience a gospel concert here with the Lusangi Gospel Choir.  The gospel choir will be celebrating their 40th anniversary and Stig is invited along as guest performer. The ticket price is 210 DKK for adults and 108 DKK for children aged 1 – 12 years. The prices are incl. administrative fee. Tickets can be ordered here: https://billetto.dk/da/events/lusangi-og-stig-rossen/tickets


CHURCH CONCERT IN ROSKILDE 

You can experience a church concert with Stig in Gudsoemagle Church near Roskilde on 12th October at 7.00 p.m. Regrettably, we do not have more information at this moment, but we will update the website www.stigrossen.dk under Calendar, as soon as we know more.


NEW EVENTS ADDED TO STIG’S CALENDAR:

We have recently added the following events to Stig’s calendar:

On 22nd November at 7.30 p.m. you can experience a Christmas concert with Stig and Thomas Jaque as pianist at Skanderborg Culture House (Skanderborg Kulturhus).

On 25th November at 7.30 p.m. you can experience a Christmas concert with Stig and Thomas Jaque as pianist at Stege Church. 

On 15th January at 5.00 p.m. you can experience a Church concert in Taulov Church.

 

CORRECTION:

We wrote previously on the website that the “Stig and Friends” concert at the Thy Festival had free admission. We have now made a correction here, as we have learned that the price is 250 DKK, whether you intend to be there for just one day or all four days.

 

REMEMBER:

That Stig is scheduled to perform two concerts on a musical cruise in the Mediterranean Sea in the period 30th October – 6th November. You can read much more about the cruise here: http://www.benns.dk/europa/krydstogter/krydstogt-i-middelhavet-med-stig-rossen/


NEWS FROM STIG AND FRIENDS

The eternally popular ”Stig and Friends” have also added new activities to the calendar: 

4th August at 8.30 p.m.          -   Nykoebing Falster, NFH Festival (free admission)

1st September at 5.15 p.m.     -   Koege festival (free admission)

2nd September at 11.15 p.m.  -   Frederikshavn

15th October at 6.30 p.m.      -    Laesoe Marinapark Harvest Celebration -

                                                         admission incl. buffet 495 DKK. Read more about

                                                         the event here: http://www.marinapark.dk/index.php/kalender

 

Very best summer greetings

AARHUS BANDEN


Stig Set to Play King Arthur in the Musical "Spamalot", and he will be in the programme "Good Morning Denmark" Thursday Morning!

20. april 2016


Dear Newsletter recipient,

 

STIG IS SCHEDULED TO PLAY KING ARTHUR IN THE  MUSICAL ”SPAMALOT”

Stig will play the part of the legendary King Arthur in the musical “Spamalot”, which is scheduled to play in Tivoli’s Concert Hall in Copenhagen next year. “Spamalot” is considered to be perhaps the funniest musical ever, and not many will doubt this, when we reveal that the play is created by Monty Python’s Eric Idle, and it is based on the world famous cult movie “’Monty Python and the Holy Grail” from 1975.

Among the knights around King Arthur’s round table you will find Martin Brygmann, Lars Hjortshoej, Linda P, Thomas Warberg and Kenneth Kristensen among others. Swedish Anders Albien has been hired as producer. The musical will open at Tivoli’s Concert Hall on 22nd March 2017 and play until 25th April 2017. Ticket prices range from 195 DKK to 815 DKKK and admission to Tivoli is included in the price. The ticket sale has started and special campaign prices are available until 22nd May. Read more about the play and purchase tickets here: http://www.tivoli.dk/da/teater/2017/spamalot

 

STIG WILL APPEAR AS GUEST ON “GOOD MORNING DENMARK” THURSDAY MORNING  21st APRIL

Stig will appear as guest on the programme “Goodmorning Denmark” (Go’morgen Danmark) Thursday morning around p.10 a.m. He will join Linda P and Thomas Warberg and talk about their upcoming project, the musical ”Spamalot”. 


Very best wishes

AARHUS BANDEN


Heart Gala 2016, Christmas Seal Festival, Anniversary Show, Stig and Friends, Four Jacks for Ever and much more

7. march 2016

 

Dear Newsletter Recipient,

 

CHARLIES HEART GALA 2016

”Four Jacks” will be among the guest performers when TV Charlie air their big show ”Heart Gala 2016” Sunday 20th Match from 20.00 p.m. The collection associated with the show goes to the Heart Foundation Denmark. You can read more about the TV show here: https://www.hjertegalla.dk/

 

CHRISTMAS SEAL FESTIVAL TO BENEFIT THE CHRISTMAS SEAL HOMES

For the second consecutive year Stig will, in his role as ambassador for the Christmas Seal Foundation, be master of ceremonies for the Christmas Seal Festival, which takes place on the tar paper factory Nordic Waterproofing A / S / Phoenix Roofing Materials Inc. at Vejen 9th April from 2:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. The day will be filled with activities and musical performances for children and adults, and the proceeds will go towards the Christmas Seal Homes in Denmark. In addition to acting as master of ceremonies, Stig will of course also take an active part in the musical programme for the day. Ticket price is 175 DKK for adults and 75 DKK for children at the age of 3 – 15 years. You can read much more about the event and buy tickets here: https://maerkefestival.nemtilmeld.dk/2/   

 

JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN CELEBRATES 30 YEAR ANNIVERSARY WITH A SHOW

John Christoffersen from Christopher Entertainment, who has been Stigs manager for many years, will celebrate his 30th professional anniversary with a concert at Vejle Music Theatre 8th May at 4.00 p.m. At this charity event Stig, Simone Egeriis, Jesper Lundgaard, Annette Heick and Andrea Gadeberg will be performing and all profits from the show will go to the Multiple Sclerosis Society. Ticket price is 230 DKK. You can read about the event and purchase tickets here: http://www.vejlemusikteater.dk/Christopher-Entertainment-30-års-jubilæumsshow.Forestillinger.15.aspx?recordid15=627

If the link causes problems, you can copy it to your browser.

 

CONCERTS WITH STIG AND FRIENDS

It seems that the demand for Stig and Friends concerts has exploded in 2016. Since we posted the previous newsletter, we have added the following concerts to the calendar:

6th May at 8.00 p.m. – Portalen, Greve

7th May at 8.00 p.m. – Aarhus Flea Market, Tangkrogen in Aarhus

8th July at noon – Vig Festival

28th July at 7.00 p.m. - Blaavand Square, the open-air stage

12th August at 9.00 p.m. – Lilleaamarked, Hadsten

13th August at 3.00 p.m. – Thy Traef, Snedsted

13th August at 7.00 p.m. - Holstebro Lystanlaeg

17th August at 1.00 p.m. – Randers Handicap Festival

19th August at 6.30 p.m. – Sct. Knuds Kilde, Hjoerring

20th August at 6.00 p.m. - Loegstoer Open Air

29th October at 6.00 p.m. - Jyske Bank Boxen, Herning  

17th November kl. 8.00 p.m. - Glejbjerg Hotel  

19th November at 8.00 p.m. - Noerre Aaby sportshal

28th January at 6.00 p.m. – Syvstenhallen, Saeby (2017)

You can read more about the events and ticket sale via the many links found in the Calendar on Stig’s website: www.stigrossen.dk

 

STIG AND FRIENDS GO ACOUSTIC 2016

Stig and friends are in the process of presenting us with a new concert concept here in 2016, and they've just added another one of those concerts in the calendar: 1st June at 6.00 p.m. – Hotel Royal, Aarhus.

Read more about the various events under Calendar here: www.stigrossen.dk and check out the video here:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1KJHVaxlDdQ&feature=youtu.be 


AN EVENING WITH JOHN MOGENSEN

Experience Stig in top form when he celebrates John Mogensen. It is intense and present, and one cannot help but sing along! It is happening at Hjallerup Kro 2nd September at 8.30 p.m. Read more about the concert here: http://www.hjallerupkro.dk/   

 

"FOUR JACKS FOR EVER” TOUR

The four gentlemen Stig, Keld, Jesper and Jesper will once again reprise the third chapter of the "Four Jacks" saga in September and October. So far the following "Four Jacks forever" concerts have been booked:

8th September at 8.00 p.m. – Helsiingoer Kulturvaerft

9th September at 8.00 p.m. – Ringsted Congres and Culture Center

18th September at 8.00 p.m. – Aalborg Congres- and Culture Center

21st September at 8.00 p.m. – Harmonien, Haderslev

22nd September at 8.00 p.m. – Musikhuset, Esbjerg

23rd September at 8.00 – Musikhuset, Aarhus

24th September at 8.00 p-m. – Horsens Ny teater

30th September at 8.00 p.m. - Holbaek Vandrehjem

1st October at 8.00 p.m.- OCC, Odense

2nd October at 8.00 p.m. – Portalen, Greve

Read more about the events and book tickets via The Calendar here: www.stigrossen.dk  

 

THE CHRISTMAS CONCERT TOUR 2016

Note that a Christmas concert at Kalundborg Hallerne on 5th December at 8.00 p.m. has been added to the Christmas Concert Tour. You can read more here: www.stigrossen.dk 

 

THE GUEST PERFORMER ON THE CHRISTMAS CONCERT TOUR OF 2016

It is our great pleasure to reveal that the guest performer on the Christmas Concert Tour this year will be Andrea Gadeberg. Andrea is the daughter of actress Trine Gadeberg and she played the part of Karla in DR’s advent calendar TV Series “The Pact” back in 2009. Andrea is now 16 years old and has thrown herself into the music. Read more about Andrea here: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm3723229/  

 

FUENEN WILL GET AN ANNUAL AWARD SHOW

A new partnership between the six largest theatre societies on Fuenen will pay tribute to the regional musical scene with an annual award show. Stig is actively involved in this new project. You can read more about it here: http://www.tv2fyn.dk/artikel/fyn-faar-nyt-awardshow  

 

WE CAN ALSO REVEAL THAT

The boys from ”Four Jacks” will be paying a visit on the TV series ”Showbizz Families”, when it airs again on TV Charlie Wednesday at 9.45 p.m.

 

Very best wishes

Aarhus Banden

 

Stig and Friends Go Acoustic, "Roseliv" Concert, An Intimate Concert and A Musical cruise in the Mediterranean

18. january 2016

 

Dear Newsletter Recipient,

 

Happy New Year. We hope you have entered safely into 2016.

 

STIG AND FRIENDS GO ACOUSTIC IN 2016

Stig and Friends will present us with a new concept for their concerts in 2016. It will still be a tribute to Flemming “Bamse” Joergensen, but it will be more intimate and include many great stories told by the three musicians who performed with “Bamse” right up to his untimely demise.

The following acoustic concerts are scheduled at this time:

2nd March at 6.30 p.m. – Trekanten, Aalborg

27th April at 7.30 p.m. – Fritidshuset, Ferritslev on Fuenen

4th May at 8.00 p.m.    – Jammerbugten Cultural Center, Aabybro

25th May at 2.30 p.m.  - Vamdrup

Stig and Friends have produced a short promotion video, to give you an idea of the new concept – you can watch it here: https://youtu.be/1KJHVaxlDdQ 

You can read more about the various events under Calendar on Stig’s website www.stigrossen.com


STIG AND FRIENDS WILL APPEAR AT THE ”ROSELIV” CONCERT OF 2016 

Stig and Friends will appear as guest performers at the annual and traditional “Roseliv” concert, which takes place at Odense Concert House Sunday 6th March at 7.30 p.m. You can also experience Susanne Elmark and Lene Siel with band. Amin Jensen will act as master of ceremonies. All profits from the concert will go to the Multiple Sclerosis Society. You can read about the concert here: http://www.roseliv.dk/index.php/koncerten Tickets prices range from 240 DKK to 315 DKK excl. fee and they can be purchased via http://www.billetnet.dk/event/roseliv-velgrenhedskoncert-billetter/406707  

 

INTIMATE CONCERT AT GALLERY MUNKEN IN LOEKKEN

Stig will be performing at an exclusive anniversary concert Wednesday 3rd August at 8.15 p.m. The concert will take place at the Gallery “The Monk” (Galleri Munken) in Loekken. In connection with the concert, it is possible to purchase either a standard concert ticket or a ticket, which includes an anniversary menu prior to the concert. This is a closed arrangement, but it is possible to get hold of tickets by becoming a member at the price of 100 DKK for a year, or by paying a guest surcharge of 50 DKK per person. You can read more about this event here: http://www.gallerimunken.dk/munkens-musik-galleri/16-jazzklubben/674-2016-stig-rossen

 

AN EIGHT-DAY MUSICAL CRUISE WITH STIG

You now have the chance to go on a cruise in the Mediterranean, with the added bonus of two intimate concerts with Stig. Benn tours offer this arrangement for the period October 30 to November 6. Read more about the trip here: http://www.benns.dk/europa/krydstogter/krydstogt-i-middelhavet-med-stig-rossen/

 

Very best wishes

Aarhus Banden


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