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This is the professional website of Swedish director, theatre practitioner and musician Johan Bark.  

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Praise for productions directed by Johan:

"This is a strange and moving piece of physical theatre, high-octane and cerebral."
​★★★★ - BroadwayBaby about The Crossing Place.

"This imaginative, experimental piece keeps the viewer gripped and entertained."
​★★★★ - ThreeWeeks Magazine about ​The Crossing Place  

"Visually striking... unlike anything I have seen at the Fringe this year.”
★★★★ - Tamsin Bracher, Edfringe Review about What Lies Beneath.

“A beautiful piece of physical theatre which should be highly commended”

★★★★ - Adele Cooke, Edfringe Review about What Lies Beneath.

​"The intensity of the physical detail is striking..."
- Exeunt Magazine about The Crossing Place.

Director, Theatre Practitioner and Musician.

Current and upcoming projects:​

July 2018: 

Johan will direct a full-length, public theatre production of Lars Norén's Demons ​with the third year acting students of the Lir Academy in Dublin, Ireland, as part of his final assessment for his Masters in Fine Arts degree. Tickets can be found HERE:

July-August 2018:

​Johan will participate in the 2018 International Summer Program at the Watermill Center, New York, led by renowned American theatre director Robert Wilson, and his collaborators. 

August-October 2018:
Johan will act as the assistant director for Dritëro Kasapi's production of De Skyddssökande at Stadsteatern, Stockholm. 
​To premiere on the 18th of October. 

Autumn 2018: 
Johan will finish his Masters in Fine Arts studies in Theatre Directing at the Lir Academy, part of Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland.


Johan would like to thank all the amazing photographers who have taken the pictures that you can see on this site.

All the credits of these photos goes to these great photographers.