Margareta Sörenson, theatre and dance critic in daily Swedish newspaper Expressen, member of editorial staff Danstidningen (Dance magazine). Author and collaborator in anthologies on history of dance, theatre, puppetry and contemporary performing arts.

Vice president of IATC, International Association of Theatre Critics

Director of AICT training seminars for young theatre critics 2003-2008

Swedish Councellor UNIMA International

Selection of published titles:

1983 Theatre in Paris (in Swedish)

1992 In Search of Aesthetics for the Puppet Theatre (together with Michael Meschke), Indira Ghandi Centre of the Arts, New Dehli, India

1996 Literature in Sweden/ Drama/ Swedish Institute

1998 …are but tugs on strings. The Marionette Theatre over 40 years (ed.)

2008 A Great Little Theatre, 30 years with Puppet Theatre Tittut

2001 Mats Ek, Photo Lesley Leslie-Spinks

Contributions to international publications:

New Theatrality, New Criticism in Teatro al Sur, Buenos Aires 2006

Entre songe et réalisme, Lars Norén comme metteur-en-scène, Altérnatives Théâtrales 94-95, France/Belgium 2008

Mats Ek, program of Opéra National à Paris, France, 2012

Contributor to Encyclopédie Mondiale de la Marionette, UNIMA, 2008

Guest teacher/lecturer:

History of Puppetry, Turku School of Art and Communicaion 1992-96, Finland

History of Puppetry, National Dramatic Institute, Sweden 1995-2000

History of Dance, Conservatory of Music, Piteå, Sweden 2004 –

Aesthetics and history of Puppetry, University of Acting and Drama, Stockholm, Sweden, 2007