Utvik Senior

Utvik Senior (2021) is a theatre production by Rimfrost productions and Hålogaland Theatre in collaboration with Nordland Theatre, Vokal Nord, Arctic Arts Festival and local male-voice choirs. Utvik Senior is based on a play by Nina Wester. It is the story of a real-life event that took place in 1978 and in which 9 men lost their lives. The production’s world premiere took place during the Arctic Arts Festival.

The director is Nina Wester.

Nina Wester was nominated for the Hedda Award 2021/2022 in the category "Best text for the stage" for her work on Utvik Senior

Utvik Senior was awarded Hedda of the Year in the Hedda Awards 2021/2022.


(Objekt ID 111719)
Object type Production
Premiere June 19, 2021
Produced by The Arctic Theatre, Rimfrost Productions
In collaboration with Nordland Theatre, Vokal Nord, Arctic Arts Festival
Based on Utvik Senior by Nina Wester
Audience Adults
Language Norwegian
Keywords Documentary, Theatre, Corona-production, Drama
Running period June 19, 2021  
Website Hålogaland Teater


Arctic Arts Festival, festspillnn.no, 03.05.2021, https://festspillnn.no/nb/program/2021/utvik-senior-no

Hålogaland Theatre, halogalandteater.no, 03.05.2021, https://halogalandteater.no/produksjon/2021/utvik-senior

The Hedda Award, heddaprisen.no, 28.06.2022, https://www.heddaprisen.no/vinnere/2022

Performance dates
September 7, 2021 20:00 Show
June 20, 2021 Show
June 19, 2021 Worldwide premiere
Festivals (1)
Arctic Arts Festival June 19, 2021