Oslo International Theatre

Winner of the Norwegian Hedda Award 2011 in the category
Special Artistic Achievement

Oslo International Theatre (Oslo Internasjonale Teater / OIT) is an Imploding Fictions’ project. OIT presents rehearsed readings of contemporary international drama not seen in Norway previously, and occasionally runs related workshops. Our performances are open to the public, but we also target the theatre industry especially, to promote the plays to Norwegian theatres and theatre companies.

We hope to see you soon at one of our readings!

For more information and our full program see: http://oslointernasjonaleteater.com

Plays OIT has done so far include:

Tilfang – excerpts of plays by Nelly Winterhalder, Benjamin Noble, Khaled Elshmaa, Gianluca Iumiento and Kate Pendry (DE/UK/EG/IT/UK/NO)
The Agony and the Ecstasy of Steve Jobs
by Mike Daisey (USA)
Forward by Chantal Bilodeau (USA)
Sadness and joy in the life of Giraffes
by Tiago Rodrigues (Portugal)
by Jörg Menke-Peitzmeyer (Germany)
Deportation cast by Björn Bicker (Germany)
The Diamond Stars by Maya van den Heuvel-Arad (The Netherlands/Israel)
Fixer by Lydia Adetunji (United Kingdom/Nigeria)
Clybourne Park by Bruce Norris (USA)
Hamlet is Dead by Ewald Palmetshofer (Austria)
Five Days in March by Toshiki Okada (Japan)
White Rabbit, Red Rabbit by Nassim Soleimanpour (Iran)
by Simon Stephens (United Kingdom)
The Truth Will Out
by Jordan Seavey (USA)
The Mercy Seat
 by Neil LaBute (USA)
Headcase (De Kopvoeter)
by Esther Gerritsen (Netherlands)
 by Sara Stridsberg (Sweden)
Nightblind (Nachtblind) by Darja Stocker (Switzerland)
Porcelain by Chay Yew (Singapore)
De Onda 
(Monsters) by Niklas Rådström (Sweden)
Flap and Fear by Darren Lerigo (United Kingdom)
The title of the drama about Ante is written here by Ivor Martinic (Croatia)
Schwartzes Tier Traurigkeit (Black Beast) by Anja Hilling (Germany)
The Fever by Wallace Shawn (USA)
Attempts on Her Life by Martin Crimp (United Kingdom)
Seven Jewish Children by Caryl Churchill (United Kingdom)
Seven Other Children
 by Richard Stirling (United Kingdom)

You can get in touch with OIT via oslointernasjonaleteater (a) gmail.com or give us a call on (0047) 986 37 123.

OIT was launched in 2009 and started as a collaboration between Imploding Fictions and Teatersirkus. Today OIT is run by Imploding Fictions.

Current and past funders include Arts Council Norway, the EU Culture Program, Stiftelsen Fritt Ord, Det Norske Teatret, Dramatikkens hus, The City of Oslo, Fund for Performing Artists (FFUK), Writer’s Guild of Norway, The Dutch Embassy, Nordisk Kulturfond, Pro Helvetia, Goethe-Institut Oslo, the Danish Arts Council and Bydel Sagene.