Velkommen* (Welcome)

Velkommen* (Welcome) (2010) was a theatre production by The Arctic Theatre, based on a documentary play by Mikkel Bugge and Nina Wester. The play was in turn based on interviews with people living in the Norwegian counties of Troms and Finnmark, and on The Kola Peninsula (Russia).

Nina Wester directed it.

*Not yet translated into the English. The title within parentheses is the Norwegian title's literal meaning.


(Objekt ID 75311)
Object type Production
Premiere October 7, 2010
Produced by The Arctic Theatre
Based on Velkommen by Mikkel Bugge
Audience Youth, Adults, Children (from 12)
Language Norwegian dialect
Keywords Comedy, Theatre
Running period October 7, 2010  
Website Hålogaland Teater


The Arctic Theatre,, 09.08.2017,

Contributors (6)
Name Role
Mikkel Bugge – Playwright
Nina Wester – Playwright
Nina Wester – Direction
Rebekka Maria Nystabakk – Actor
Espen Renø Svendsen – Actor
Espen Østman – Actor
Performance dates
October 7, 2010 Opening night