Birthday tributes are paid to The Queen at the Oscar Theatre

On Tuesday 18 December, tributes were paid to The Queen at the Oscar Theatre ahead of her 75th birthday.

From the stage, representatives from The Queen's foundations spoke about her personal initiatives and her involvement in working for children, young people and the elderly. Entertainment was provided by Kiralina, Philip Jalmelid and Tuva B Larsen from the musical "As It Is in Heaven", Aminah Al Fakir, Carola and pupils from the Junior Academy Music School.

The event was filmed, and will be broadcast by SVT on 22 December.

The Queen and the Royal Family enter the Oscar Theatre.

The Queen and the Royal Family enter the Oscar Theatre. Photo: Sara Friberg/The Royal Court of Sweden

The event was followed by a reception at which invited guests had the opportunity to congratulate The Queen.

The event was followed by a reception at which invited guests had the opportunity to congratulate The Queen. Photo: Sara Friberg/The Royal Court of Sweden