Kristina from Duvemåla is a musical by Benny Andersson, Björn Ulvaeus and Lars Rudolfsson, based on Vilhelm Moberg’s emigrant epic which describes the migration from Sweden and Nordic countries to America at the end of 19th century.
The musical had its opening night in Malmö in 1995. Since that, it has been performed for a million Swedes. It premiered at Svenska Teatern in Helsinki on the 29th of February 2012, Svenska Teatern being the first theatre to stage Kristina from Duvemåla musical outside of Sweden.
Kristina from Duvemåla gained an audience of over 75.000 people with sold out performances at Svenska Teatern already by the end of 2013. International audience have flocked to see Kristina from Duvemåla and It’s gotten great reviews from abroad.
More about the musical on www.kristina.fi (also in English).