Lars Øyno

Lars Øyno is the artistic director of The Theatre of Cruelty. Øyno also works freelance as an actor and director.


(Objekt ID 1987)
Object type Person
Functions Artistic director, Director, Actor, Auteur
Nationality Norwegian
Gender Male
Member of The Norwegian Association of Performing Arts/NAPA
Adresse Peter Aas’ vei 4 a, 0667 Oslo, Norway
Website Grusomhetens Teater

Lars Øyno was educated as an actor at The National Academy of Theatre. He has been employed as an actor at Trøndelag Theatre, and has been hired by The Norwegian Touring Theatre, Verdensteatret and Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation's Drama division.

From 1992 he has been a director and the head of The Theatre of Cruelty, whose 16 productions include Peer Gynt and The Gospel According to Thomas.

His production The Mountain Bird was nominated for The Hedda Award 2009 in the category of theatre event of the year.

Øyno also has had assignments as an actor and performer in a diversity of theatre productions and movies.


The National Academy of Theatre, acting study

Affiliations (1)
Artworks (2)
Title Publiseringsdato Role
Elagabal 1989, Script – Author
Vegen til himmelen 1995, Script – Author