Åarjelhsaemien Teatere AS

Åarjelhsaemien Teatere/Sydsamisk Teater (literally: The Southern Sami Theatre) was founded in 1985, and transformed into a project theatre in 2000. Åerjelhsaemien Teatere aims to tour the traditional Southern Sami areas of Nordland, Nord-Trøndelag, Sør-Trøndelag and Hedmark.


(Objekt ID 6896)
Object type Organization
Also known as Sydsamisk Teater
Organization type Theatre company, Dance company
Main focus Theatre, Dance
Established January 1, 1985
Email kontor@asteatere.no
Website Åarjelhsaemien Teatere

Contact information

Address Postboks 1391, 8602 Mo i Rana, Norway
Email kontor@asteatere.no
Telefon 75134865

Other information

Legal entity Limited liability company/AS or ASA
Org nr. 875 746 162

Åerjelhsaeminen Teatere shares the building of Nordland Theatre and its administration is funded by the Sami parliament Sametinget. For productions the theatre applied for external funding until 2010, after which it got over to being publically funded. The artistic staff members are hired on a per production basis.

Source: http://www.asteatere.no/index.php?id=7 05.10.2010

Co-productions (2)
Title Premiere
Tjidtjie* (Mother) – July 29, 2017 – The Touring Theatre of Trøndelag
The yoik concert – February 6, 2017
Contributors (5)
Cecilia Persson – Theatre director (fra January 1, 2014)
Ada Einmo Jürgensen – Theatre director (fra 2005 til December 31, 2013)
Leammuid Biret Ràvdnà – Producer
Charlotta Kappfjell – Production manager
Leisa Renfjell – Other