Not a Norwegian speaker? These performances are for you!
Some of our performances can be enjoyed without having to understand Norwegian or if you are hearing impaired. Here is a list to help you on the way.
This is a performance about cheering! In Cheers!, Kristin Ryg Helgebostad - who really used to be a cheerleader for Frisk Asker Hockey - creates such a merciless distortion of a cheerleader show that it is virtually unrecognisable, though the cheering never stops! Go go go! Buy tickets.
Steelo & Th’FuturePerformed in english
The company Th'Line has created a performance where the audience can study a potential #metoo situation up close. The charismatic workshop leader Steelo is funny and charming and is creating scenarios where he can have his way with the audience. Some might think he is overstepping boundaries – others not. Buy tickets.
Deep FieldDance / Movement
Ingri Fiksdals Deep Field is a dance and movement performance inspired by the affective qualities of running. Read more and buy tickets.
Anne PedersdotterOpera, english subtitles
A Norwegian opera about the witch trials, in a concert performance. Anne Pedersdotter, by Edvard Fliflet Bræin (1924–1976), premièred at the Norwegian National Opera in 1971. Since that time, the opera has been produced on a number of occasions and has become something of a classic in Norwegian operatic history. The opera is performed in Norwegian and subtitled in english. Read more and buy tickets.
La CenerentolaOpera, english and norwegian subtitles
An effervescent and lavish public success! If you have never been to Opera before, this is the perfect performance to begin with! La Cenerentola is sung in Italian and subtitled in Norwegian and English. Read more and buy tickets.
Daredevil and funny circus production for the whole family. Absence Crew has taken audiences large and small by storm with its energetic and entertaining break dance productions. Now they have teamed up with choreographer Jo Strømgren, who is known all over the world for his inventive and often comical dance productions. Meet the nutty clowns, the depressed fakir, the mysterious magician and the bearded lady - and could we even get a glimpse of the escaped gorilla and the wimpy human cannonball?
Recommended age, 5 years and older. Read more and buy tickets.
Lille EyolfTheatre, english subtitles
The National theatres production of Henrik Ibsens Lille Eyolf is subtitled in english. Read more and buy tickets.
An evening with the masters: White nightsBallett
3 great ballets. These three masterpieces are milestones in the history of dance and were created by three choreography legends: Marius Petipa, Ohad Naharin and George Balanchine. The evening spans centuries, dance styles and atmospheres, from the classical The Kingdom of the Shades to the playful energy of Secus. Read more and buy tickets.
Sign language interpreted
Some of the performances above are well suited for hearing impaired. In addition, the following performances will be sign language interpreted: