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  1. Type:

    Musical

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    From:
    3 Apr 2018-28 Apr 2018Various opening timesSeason
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    30 Apr 201819:00 - Season
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    2 May 2018-12 May 2018Various opening timesSeason
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    14 May 2018-16 May 201819:00 - Season

    Add Musikal: Kristin Lavransdatter to your Itinerary

  2. Commonism by Smith & Sveen

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    Theatre

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    27 Apr 2018-28 Apr 201819:00 - Studio USF

    Where do we begin?

    COMMONISM is a dialogue between two acclaimed artists from the UK and Norway. They will discuss nationality, inter-nationality, theatre and politics. They will talk about who we are – and who we could be – at this moment in...

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  3. Type:

    Show

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    14 May 201819:30 - Grieghallen

    John Cleese is knowned worldwide for his black, Brittish humour. It is no surprise that his last tour is called "Last time to see me before I die".

    John Cleese is co-founder of Monty Python and also well-knowned from the British sitcom Fawlty...

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  4. Type:

    Theatre

    Dates

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    23 May 2018-24 May 201819:00 - 22:00Hordaland Teater i Logen
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    25 May 2018-26 May 201818:00 - 21:00Hordaland Teater i Logen
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    28 May 2018-1 June 201819:00 - 22:00Hordaland Teater i Logen
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    2 June 201818:00 - 21:00Hordaland Teater i Logen

    A spellbinding literary work becomes theatre.  In 2015 Jon Fosse was awarded the Nordic Council’s Literature Prize for his trilogy Andvake (Sleepless) – Olavs draumar (Olav’s Dreams) – Kveldsvævd (Weariness). The love story of main characters Asle...

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  5. Type:

    Theatre

    Dates

    From:
    23 May 2018-26 May 2018Various opening timesDen Nationale Scene, Lille Scene
    From:
    28 May 2018-6 June 2018Various opening timesDen Nationale Scene, Lille Scene

    Performed in Norwegian without surtitles.

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  6. Type:

    Annual events

    Dates

    From:
    23 May 2018-6 June 2018Bergen sentrum

    Two intense weeks with over 200 events in the fields of music, ballet, opera, theatre, dance and the performing arts.

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  7. Type:

    Theatre

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    From:
    24 May 201820:00 - 21:00Cornerteateret
    From:
    25 May 201820:00 - 21:00Cornerteateret

    If it is impossible to stop an electron, what's the point in building fences against flocks of birds?   Two mirages. On the one hand wars, droughts, massive deforestation, polluted coasts, labor exploitation, political instability, poor sanitary...

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  8. Type:

    Concert

    Dates

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    24 May 2018-1 June 201811:00 - 16:00Grieghallens foajé
    From:
    3 June 2018-6 June 201811:00 - 16:00Season

    Enter into the orchestra and the performance! Bergen International Festival invites you to two virtual art experiences in the lobby in Grieghallen – and it is free! The Philharmonia Orchestra, London, under the direction of Principal Conductor...

    Add VR Lounge in Grieghallen to your Itinerary

  9. Type:

    Theatre

    Dates

    From:
    24 May 201819:00 - 20:00Lysverket, Tårnsalen
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    25 May 201819:00 - 22:00Lysverket, Tårnsalen
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    26 May 201819:00 - 22:00Lysverket, Tårnsalen

    Is the digital world becoming humankind's new planet? With this love letter to a world in flux, US director Annie Dorsen takes us on a journey through inner space, inside an inflatable planetarium. A lone performer reads texts culled from internet...

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  10. Type:

    Theatre

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    25 May 201818:00 - 00:00Sentralbadet
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    27 May 201818:00 - 00:00Sentralbadet
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    1 June 201818:00 - 00:00Sentralbadet
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    3 June 201818:00 - 00:00Sentralbadet

    A theatrical installation and four performances. The theatre company Vinge/Müller sets up their own construction at Sentralbadet, staging a cross between an exhibition, a video installation, and an arena for vital art expressions – characterised by...

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  11. Type:

    Theatre

    Dates

    From:
    25 May 2018-31 May 2018Various opening timesVaskerelven 8

    A private performance about sex work. – I challenge you to tell the difference between a naked prostitute and any other naked woman. With these words, Danish artist Eja Due puts her own body on the line in the Performance Lecture LYST#2 – an...

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  12. Type:

    Opera

    Dates

    From:
    25 May 201819:30 - 21:30Grieghallen, Griegsalen

    Charming operatic superstar. Irresistible vocal power. Genuine acting charisma. Enviable repertoire. And not least – charm that reaches well beyond the back row. Is there anything Sir Bryn Terfel can't do? The Welsh bass baritone has been called a...

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  13. Type:

    Concert

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    25 May 201819:30 - 20:55Troldhaugen, Troldsalen

    A lifelong friendship with Mozart and Grieg. Soprano Ann-Helen Moen and pianist Liv Glaser have both grown up with Mozart and Grieg, and the composers have followed them throughout their lives and careers. This programme in Troldsalen encompasses...

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  14. Type:

    Family/children

    Dates

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    26 May 201816:00 - 17:00Fana Kulturhus

    This performance is in Norwegian without surtitles. Please see the Norwegian description for more information.

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  15. Type:

    Theatre

    Dates

    From:
    26 May 2018-23 June 2018Various opening timesDen Nationale Scene, Teaterkjelleren

    Performed in Norwegian without surtitles.

    Add Plutselig står jeg igjen med meg selv i hånden og ser utover byen to your Itinerary

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  16. Type:

    Family/children

    Dates

    From:
    27 May 201817:00 - 17:50Cornerteateret
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    28 May 201818:00 - 18:50Cornerteateret
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    29 May 201818:00 - 18:50Cornerteateret

    Two men, a chicken, and a great many machines. In a messy workshop, there are two mechanics in dirty overalls. With immense fascination and passion for everything that ticks and moves they have made machines that will solve the challenges they meet...

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  17. Type:

    Theatre

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    From:
    27 May 201818:00 - 21:30Landås lystgård
    From:
    3 June 201818:00 - 21:30Landås lystgård

    Join us at the table! With Karen Blixen’s famous story «Babette’s Feast» in hand, we invite the audience to a celebration meal at Lystgården in Landås. While we eat and drink, we bring to life the story of the foreign master chef Babette, who...

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  18. Type:

    Other events

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    From:
    27 May 201811:00 - 11:45Torgallmenningen
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    27 May 201814:00 - 14:45Festspillplassen
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    28 May 201809:30 - 10:15Bergen Offentlige Bibliotek
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    28 May 201812:00 - 12:45Fløyen, Amfiet

    Artful street theatre that comes with a giggle guarantee Masterly juggling, physical comedy, unsynchronized dance steps, and an extraordinary way with the audience – The Atari Show is a one-man-show packed with spontaneous tricks. Unstoppable...

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  19. Type:

    Concert

    Dates

    From:
    28 May 201819:30 - 21:30Håkonshallen

    'Darkness and sentimentality are musical qualities that have always appealed to me. Sibelius offers plenty,' says Norway's great mezzo-soprano. Randi Stene has juxtaposed Sibelius with works by Grieg, Rachmaninov and Korngold in what she refers to...

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  20. Type:

    Theatre

    Dates

    From:
    28 May 2018-30 May 201819:00 - 21:30Den Nationale Scene, Store Scene

    A South African musical about a life of fleeing. Asad is a young Somalian refugee with a traumatic past, miraculously good luck, and a nose for business. After living for years in a refugee camp and having learned to hustle in the rough streets of...

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  21. Type:

    Concert

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    30 May 201818:00 - 19:30Grieghallen, Peer Gynt-salen

    Festival performance with selected young talents. In this evening performance in the Peer Gynt Hall in Grieghallen you will see and listen to artists who perhaps will come to influence the cultural life of Western Norway and the rest of the country...

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  22. Type:

    Family/children

    Dates

    From:
    31 May 201817:00 - 17:45Fana Kulturhus
    From:
    1 June 201817:00 - 17:45Fana Kulturhus
    From:
    2 June 201811:00 - 11:45Fana Kulturhus
    From:
    2 June 201816:00 - 16:45Fana Kulturhus

    A touching presentation of the emotional life of foam rubber. Two foam rubber figures meet by a red ball. They fall in love, builds a home, and have cute foam rubber babies – and drift apart again. This beautiful performance for children presents a...

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  23. Type:

    Concert

    Dates

    From:
    31 May 2018-1 June 201821:00 - 22:15Cornerteateret

    ’God is white, but God is dead. The future is BLACK.’ The white woman lives her white life. (It is safe, it is good, it is boring). The white woman no longer wants to be white. (White is death. Black is life). The white woman transforms into Beyoncé...

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  24. Type:

    Theatre

    Dates

    From:
    2 June 2018-3 June 201818:00 - 19:30Vaskerelven 8

    A private performance about sex work. – I challenge you to tell the difference between a naked prostitute and any other naked woman. With these words, Danish artist Eja Due puts her own body on the line in the Performance Lecture LYST#2 – an...

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  25. Type:

    Theatre

    Dates

    From:
    5 June 201819:00 - 20:15Møhlenpris skole

    This performance is in Norwegian without surtitles. Please see the Norwegian description for more information.

    Add Romeo og Julie to your Itinerary

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  26. Type:

    Concert

    Dates

    From:
    5 June 201819:30 - 21:30Grieghallen, Griegsalen

    Lyrical tenor with a voice from the golden age of opera. Joseph Calleja is often compared with such operatic icons as Caruso, Björling and Pavarotti. The popular Maltese tenor with the velvet voice fell in love with opera as a teenager, spending...

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  27. Type:

    Theatre

    Dates

    From:
    7 June 201820:00 - Season
    From:
    8 June 2018-23 June 2018Various opening timesSeason

    Add Rune Andersen - Lykkeliten to your Itinerary

  28. Henriette Steenstrup & John Brungot: Åpent forhold

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    Show

    Dates

    From:
    30 Aug 201819:30 - Season
    From:
    31 Aug 2018-8 Sept 2018Various opening timesSeason

    Add Henriette Steenstrup & John Brungot: Åpent forhold to your Itinerary

  29. Type:

    Show

    Dates

    From:
    29 Sept 201819:30 - 21:30Season

    Add Alexx Alexxander to your Itinerary

  30. Type:

    Show

    Dates

    From:
    4 Oct 2018-13 Oct 2018Various opening timesSeason

    Add Tusvik & Tønne på oppdagelsesreise to your Itinerary

  31. Dag Sørås - Emokrati

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    Show

    Dates

    From:
    5 Oct 201821:30 - Season

    Add Dag Sørås - Emokrati to your Itinerary

  32. Type:

    Show

    Dates

    From:
    2 Nov 2018-10 Nov 2018Various opening timesSeason

    Add Halve Norges Golden to your Itinerary

  33. Type:

    Show

    Dates

    From:
    23 Nov 2018-24 Nov 201818:00 - Season

    Add Wallmans on tour to your Itinerary