The Art of Being Tamed

Photo from De Utvalgte's production "The Art of Being Tamed" (2011)

The Art of Being Tamed (2011) by De Utvalgte is a production posing the question: What is it about the human defining itself as fundamentally different from other animals?

In The Art of Being Tamed De Utvalgte uses 3D technology.

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Drømmen* (The Dream)

Fotografi fra De Utvalgtes produksjon Drømmen (2010)

Drømmen* (The Dream) (2010) by De Utvalgte. The action plays out in Ellas’s idyllic summer house by the fiord. Ella is an aging woman who has during the summer initiated a close friendship with the far younger man Torbjørn, who lives in a camper in an overgrown tennis court nearby. They have many interests in common and enjoy each other’s company, though both have an idea about the other’s hidden motive. Politeness leads them into the committing labyrinth of double communication.

*Not yet translated into English. The title within parentheses is the Norwegian title's literal meaning.

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Eurohæ?* (Eurowhat?)

Fotografi fra Baktruppens produksjon "Eurohæ?" (2000)

Eurohæ? (2000) was a production by Baktruppen. Baktruppen sent writer Dag Solstad on interrail from Moscow to Dublin to create what they called a "Euro horror show" based on his reports from the trip.

*The title is a nonsensical word compiled by the words Euro and . The former is short for European, as it is in English, the second a word used to ask a person to repeat what he or she just said, like What? In other words, a more or less direct translation of the title Eurohæ? would be Eurowhat?

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Futuristisk natt* (Futurist Night)

Futuristisk natt* (Futurist Night) (1990) was an event by Baktruppen. Music Factory arranged it. Among other things, Baktruppen's production When We Dead Awake was performed during Futuristisk natt.

*Not yet translated into English. The title within parentheses is the Norwegian title's literal meaning.

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Coming soon

Sunniva no

Premiere: 5 Jul. 2017

Tjidtjie

Premiere: 29 Jul. 2017

Hedda Gabler

Main producer: Ibsen Theatre
Premiere: 23 Aug. 2017

The Book of Mormon

Main producer: The Norwegian Theatre
Premiere: 2 Sep. 2017

Les Misérables

Main producer: Scenekvelder AS
Premiere: 8 Sep. 2017