Portrettfotografi av Knut Ove Arntzen (1985)

Smugteateret was among the first experimental theatre companies in Norway, based in Bergen.

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Photo of the artist collective Verdensteatret 2014

Verdensteatret is an art company based in Oslo. The company was established by Lisbeth Boddin 1986. The company consists of artists from different genres.

Verdensteatret's poetics is characterised by continuous experimentation within different media and technologies. The works are thoroughly multidisciplinary and are performed in different contexts, such as art museums, galleries, contemporary music festivals, theatre venues etc.

Verdensteatret has been given annual support from Arts Council Norway since 2007, and performs in Norway and abroad.

Verdensteatret was given Bessie Award in the cathegory Installationa and New Media in 2006, and the Honorary Hedda Award 2014.

Bridge over Mud by Verdensteatret, co-produced by Black Box Teater, BIT Teatergarasjen, Henie Onstad Art Centre and The Ultima Festival, was nominated for The Hedda Award 2015 in the production. Verdensteatret won the award in the best audiovisual design category for the same production.

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Sogn og Fjordane Theatre

Plakat for Sogn og Fjordane Teaters produksjon Tett på (2015)

Sogn og Fjordane Theatre is a regional theatre owned by the county of Sogn og Fjordane and the municipality of Førde.

The theatre was established in 1977, and its largest funding body is the national government.

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Hollow Creature

Photo from Hollow Creature's production Persona

Hollow Creature was established in 1997 by Kirsti Ladegård and Gerd Zoe Christiansen. The performing arts company is a puppetry company, and also works interdisciplinary. In the different productions Hollow Creature hires different artists.

Hollow Creature seeks to create a powerful visual and auditory expression. From 1998 to 2001 Hollow Creature made a trilogy based on the texts by Kathy Acker. The productions were Persona in 1998, Great Expectations in 1999 and The Tiger Garden in 2000.


Hollow Creature, 30.11.2010

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