”Already at the age of five I twisted skrivbordslampans glow against me, spread my stuffed animals on the bed and pretended they were my audience. So this is nothing new for me.”
Jonas Gardells words echoing out over the empty (with the exception of a handful of assembled journalists) viewing.
left to the premiere of the ”Queen of f-cking everything” has the rehearsal reached its most intense stage, but pressdagen takes place at the same time as the country's attention is turned towards the reichstag.
the Presence at the Circus in Stockholm is consequently modest.
But ”the show must go on”, and Jonas Gardell and his posse on the stage, drag it through the song - and-dance number that bears the same name as the show twice. Musically it could be described as a raffigare ”Was happy with everything that life provides,” if the bear Baloo basunerat out the opposite message: Don't you never with anything that life brings, always strive for more.
" I have lived so long, and have so many friends that have died, so now I intend to run straight at the goal and have fun. I hope I may live long, but I know it will be as it gets with it. But I'm not going to spend the rest of the time I have left to ask for permission, " says Jonas Gardell when he gets to catch your breath afterwards." gardell's new show ”Queen of f-cking everything” is a reminder that joy need to get the defy of grief. Photo: Stina Stjernkvist/TT
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”Queen of f-cking everything” has been going on for three years, in a scale where a publikfiasko means a considerable economic blow for the main character. Therefore called the performance " Gardell last big show.
But it does not mean that I should stop to perform, so don't let it become the title. I'm thinking that I can go around by myself and a small piano in the future. There are many ways to do it, it must not always be mega-mastodontstort. But there is nothing in Stockholm or Sweden who will be in the vicinity of it here in the spring, " he says.
Jonas Gardell describes the ”Queen of f-cking everything” as an emotional rollercoaster, where it is under the surface of the färgexplosionerna and nonsense flows a sorrow framvuxen in recent years. Personal tragedies and a hotfullare political climate have been constant reminders when Gardell has written lines like ”Life sucks, then dance the disco.”
When Gardell has showat finished in Stockholm and Gothenburg, it is the culmination of a period where he in addition to the work with the show also has written the book ”To the memory of an unconditional love” and the tv series ”The days are as the flowers bloom”.
– So far So good, for both the book and the tv series has landed very nicely. And to him up there I say ”if I can only land it here as well so I promise I'm not going to ask much more. Remember that I was bullied as a child and I have a lot of friends that have died last year, so you owe me a little here,” he says.
Since the flaws he out in song:
”Of all the ice cream flavours that are available so you choose vanilla, what would happen if you chose a time? Perhaps, the entire body rejoices, what is this for anything? I think I want to taste fucking everything.”
And it is well also that that is the main message.
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