The Ice Castle

The Ice Castle was a dance production produced by The Norwegian National Opera & Ballet in 2012, based on the Tarjei Vesaas novel by the same title.

Kristian Støvind choreographed it and was nominated for Norwegian Critics' Award in the dance category in 2011/2012.


(Objekt ID 33413)
Object type Production
Premiere March 27, 2012
Produced by The Norwegian National Opera & Ballet
Based on The Ice Castle by Tarjei Vesaas
Audience Adults
Expressions Ballet
Running period March 27, 2012  
Contributors (11)
Name Role
Tarjei Vesaas – Author
Kristian Støvind – Choreography
Terje Isungset – Composer
Bibbi Moslet – Dramaturge
Tine Schwab – Stage design
Tine Schwab – Costume design
Øyvind Wangensteen – Video/Film
Øyvind Wangensteen – Lighting design
Victoria Francisca Amundsen – Dancer (Unn)
Lisa Nielsen – Dancer (Siss)
Christopher Kettner – Other (Prøveleder)
Performance dates
March 27, 2012Scene 2 – Worldwide premiere