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The premiere of «Lost in the horizon»

Samovarteateret just arrived back home to Kirkenes after wonderful days in Petrozavodsk!

The premiere of «Lost in the horizon» went really well, almost 300 audiences came to watch the performance, and we received good critics from the audience and the press! We are filled with great experiences, wonderful meetings and new inspiration! In the autumn we are ready to bring the performance on tour, where we first will play in Norway and Russia.

A big THANK YOU to The Karelian National Theatre, to our cooperation partners, financial partners and friends. We couldn’t do this without you. Thank you so much!

Here is a couple of images from the performance and our working days in Petrozavodsk.

Truth plays in Oslo

Samovarteateret had the honour of opening The Barents Dance Festival in Hammerfest 6.th of November, with our performance “Truth”.

Samovarteateret presents “De som tapte freden”

19.th of October 2019 at 19:00, Samovarteateret has it's premiere on the brand new performance "De som tapte freden" in Kirkenes. The performance is also played 25.th and 27.th of October 2019. Also as school performances through DKS, and later on tour in Finnmark.

«Movement poetry»

Brave theatre students had a great performance on Wednesday 31.st of October, called «Movement poetry», outside in the city center of Kirkenes.

Trailer for performance “Lost in the horizon”

Finally the trailer from the performance "Lost in the horizon" is ready.

New performance «Lost in the horizon»

At the moment, Samovarteateret is producing the performance «Lost in the horizon» – an international production with artists and staff from Norway, Russia, Lithuania and Finland.

Theatre-Weekend in Kirkenes

Friday 4th, Saturday the 5th and Sunday 6th of may there will be a theatre weekend in Kirkenes – where theatre students Kirkenes and Tana Kulturskole are gathered together to get to know each other, play performances to each other and solve tasks together – and all in all cultivate their common interest for theatre, og to empower the theatre environment in East-Finnmark. This will be a fun, social theatre-weekend!

NRK TV are visiting Samovarteateret

At the moment, a production team from NRK (Norwegian television channel) are visiting Samovarteateret in Kirkenes, to prepare the live streaming of the television programme «Norge nå» (Norway now). The live streaming will take place tonight at 20:25 o’ clock, and the topic will be about Russia.

“Ellisif” on tour in Finnmark

Samovarteateret's performance "Ellisif Wessel - The Strong will" on tour in Finnmark (Alta, Vardø, Vadsø, Tana and Kirkenes), arranged by DKS Finnmark.

Laboratory of the movement in Arkhangelsk

Samovarteateret’s dancer and choreographer Nikolay Shchetnev was in Arkhangelsk at 18th – 25th March 2018, leading a workshop about contact improvisation.

“Much ado About Nothing”

Culture school theatre students "Samovarongan" presents William Shakespeare romantic comedy piece; “Much ado About Nothing”, and as always in Samovarongans completely own version.

Truth

With the performance "Truth" director Bente S. Andersen and Samovarteateret have been inspired by Harold Pinter's "Nobel prize speech" from 2005; "Art, truth and politics".

The Witches

Culture school theatre students "Samovarongan" is playing "Witches" by Roald Dahl. It will be a showcase for the whole family, old and young.