The shining city

The shining city (2022) was a theatre production by The National Theatre/The Torshov TheatreThe shining city was a world premiere based on a play of the same title by Espen Klouman Høiner. The production was performed at The Torshov Theatre.

The director was Espen Klouman Høiner.
Music and sound design: Camilla Vatne Barratt-Due (nominated for the Hedda Award 2021/2022 in the category Best audiovisual design for her work on The shining city)
Scenography / costumes: Signe Becker

The shining city is an extension of the same artistic trio’s America project, which began with the critically acclaimed performance We, the people (2019). 


(Objekt ID 122889)
Object type Production
Premiere January 21, 2022
Produced by The National Theatre
Based on Den skinnende byen by Espen Klouman Høiner
Audience Adults
Language Norwegian
Keywords Theatre, Drama
Running period January 21, 2022  —  February 28, 2022


Import from the premieres list on 09/02-2022

The National Theatre,, 09.02.2022,,,

Performance dates
January 21, 2022 19:30 – Torshovteatret - Hovedsalen – Worldwide premiere