Opera Sør

The foundation Opera Sør was established in 1997, with Agder Theatre, Kristiansand Symphony Orchestra, the opera friend association Operaens Venner, the chamber and orchestra choir Kristiansand Kammer- og Operakor, the municipality of Kristiansand and the counties of Vest-Agder and Aust-Agder as the founders.

Opera Sør's activity consists of producing its own opera productions, coproduce opera productions with others, produce opera/operetta concerts and convey visiting performances of opera and ballet.

Opera Sør is now based in Kristiansand's culture centre Kilden.

Opera Sør means, in direct translation, Opera South. The name refers to its location in the southernmost region of Norway.

Sources:

Opera Sør, operasor.no, 13.07.2011, http://www.operasor.no/omoperasor.html

Kilden, 29.04.2012, http://kilden.com/opera

Information

(Objekt ID 16389)
Object type Organization
Organization type District institution, Producing, Programming
Main focus Opera, Musical theatre, Dance
Established 1997
Email froydis.e.lind@operasor.no
Website KILDEN TEATER- OG KONSERTHUS

Contact information

Address Marviksveien 140, 4632 Kristiansand, Norway
Email froydis.e.lind@operasor.no

Other information

Legal entity Foundation
Org nr. 979 458 770
Own productions
Title Premiere
Hundrevis av barn i vill kamp* (Hundreds of children in a wild fight) – September 5, 2020
Jeg er Lucia – March 16, 2019
Tosca – September 8, 2018
Nøtteknekkeren – December 2, 2017
Kveiteprinsen – May 27, 2017
Jeg er Lucia – January 21, 2017
Easter – April 11, 2014
Evita – April 19, 2013
La Boheme – 2009
Co-productions
Title Premiere
Carmen – September 14, 2013 – Kilden Theatre
Fiddler on the Roof – February 25, 2010 – Kilden Theatre
Operation Almenrausch – October 16, 2008
Hansel and Gretel – September 22, 2003 – The Norwegian National Opera & Ballet
Contributors
Frøydis Emilie Lind – Administrative head (fra October 1, 2008)