The Contemporary Stage Festival

The Contemporary Stage Festival was a theatre festival arranged by The National Theatre.

The Contemporary Stage Festival was established in 2001 and opened the autumn season at The National Theatre every second year until 2009. In the years in between The Ibsen Festival was arranged.

Information

(Objekt ID 3929)
Object type Organization
Organization type Festival
Main focus Theatre
Established 2001 (closed 2010)
Website NATIONALTHEATRET

Contact information

Address Oslo, Norway

Other information

Legal entity Other
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The National Theatre still wanted to invite innovative theatre to Oslo from 2011, but rather than timing the performances to the two weeks starting the season, the theatre chose to spread them. This platform was named ICON, for International CONtemporary Stage Programme.

Source:

The National Theatre, nationaltheatret.no, 26.02.2013, http://www.nationaltheatret.no/Nationaltheateret/Festival/ICON_International_Contemporary_Stage_Programme/

Contributors
Eirik Stubø – Curator (fra 2001 til 2009)