Göteborgs Symfoniker

Göteborgs Konserthus Asking to a friend

Event has already taken place. Bakfickan presents a conversation with Monika Björn who answers questions about menopause, aging and exercise. With bubble and musicians from the Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra!

Concert length: 2 h 15 min incl. intermission Scene: Stenhammarsalen
350 SEK

Event has already taken place

Welcome to an entertaining conversation (in swedish) with equal parts humor and seriousness. Monika Björn is the author, menopause activist and exercise profile that has made women’s health and female aging a “hot” topic. Her latest book “Strong 50+: hormones, sleep, diet and exercise” became a bestseller and was nominated for Fact Book of the Year 2021. Meet Monika Björn in a conversation with Linda Belanner, head of Youth and Community Engagement at the Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra.

You can send a question yourself via bakfickan@gso.se or by contacting Monika Björn on Instagram

During the evening, the Hvila Quartet and Carolina Grinne offers musical entertainment.

The ticket price includes a glass of bubbly.

About Bakfickan

Bakfickan (the back pocket) is the Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra’s stage for unexpected meetings and exciting surprises. Join us in Stenhammarsalen and put a little golden edge on life!

About Monika Björn

Monika Björn is the author, menopause activist and training profile who has made menopause a smoky hot (!) Topic. Since her first menopause book, “Strong through menopause”, she has educated thousands of women about their own bodies and about what really happens to us women in the middle of life.

Her latest book “Strong 50+: hormones, sleep, diet and exercise” became a bestseller and was nominated for Fact Book of the Year 2021. Women’s health and female aging is close to Monika’s heart and she is passionate about spreading knowledge and awareness about women’s health through lectures, training, seminars and social media. In “Asking a friend”, Monika answers questions high and low with both equal parts humor and great seriousness.

Programme

Britten Pan and Arethusa from Six metamorphoses 3 min

Mozart Divertimento in D, K. 136 15 min

Participants

Musiker ur Göteborgs Symfoniker

Hvila-kvartetten kammarensemble

Carolina Grinne oboe

Questions? Contact the ticket office