In the summer of 2023, Allsång på Skansen is back like every year and is held at Skansen in Stockholm, Sweden.
Eurovisionfun of course will be there, accredited! This year the concert is taken over by Pernilla Wahlgren who will lead all the shows and will present this year’s guests, invites the crowd to sing with many surprises on stage.
The story behind Allsång på Skansen
Sven Lilja started the Allsång på Skansen tradition as early as 1935 and was the Allsång leader until 1950. Since 1979, Allsång på Skansen has also been a given feature on swedish television during the summers. Pernilla Wahlgren will be the seventh person to lead Allsång på Skansen since the program began to be televised. Previous presenters are Bosse Larsson (1979-1993), Lasse Berghagen (1994-2003), Anders Lundin (2004-2010), Måns Zelmerlöw (2011-2013), Petra Marklund (2014-2015), Sanna Nielsen (2016-2022) .
Who is Pernilla Wahlgren?
Pernilla Wahlgren is a Swedish singer and actress. She has participated in Melodifestivalen five times in total, with her 1985 entry titled “Piccadilly Circus” being very popular and successful. She has acted in several plays and films, playing roles including Esmeralda in the Academy Award-winning Fanny and Alexander. She has twice received the Guldmasken award for her work in theater.
In the first day on the 27th of June, the audience can sing along with, among others, Laleh, two-times-Eurovision-winner Loreen and Mando Diao. The summer then offers guests (which include many Melodifestivalen stars who are joining the line-up) such as Zara Larsson, Hooja, Carola, Måns Zelmerlöw, Panetoz, Kiana, Oscar Zia, Nordman, Tomas Stenström, Admira Thunderpussy, Victor Leksell, Helen Sjöholm & Tommy Körberg and Darin.
Allsång på Skansen premieres June 27 at 8 p.m CET. and runs every Tuesday until August 15. Allsång på Skansen is also broadcast live on SVT and SVT Play and you can watch it here.
Allsång på Skansen 2023 Full Schedule
- Mando Diao
- Lasse Stefanz
- Louisiana Avenue
- Zara Larsson
- Jackie Mere
- Måns Zelmerlöw
- Olivia Lobato
- Erika and Cecilia
- Malena Ernman and Rickard Söderberg
- Hanna Hedlund
- Tomas Stenström
- Oscar Zia
- Stefan Sundström
- Admira Thunderpussy
- Johar and Josefin
- Victor Leksell
- Helen Sjöholm & Tommy Körberg
- David Ritschard
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