Photo: Lene Stavå Photo: Lene Stavå Photo: Dorota Wacek

Who

Samovarteateret is a professional theatre established by Bente S. Andersen in Kirkenes in 1990. The theatre has set up more than 45 professional…

What

Samovarteateret works locally, nationally and internationally, and produces 2-3 performances each year that tours Norway, The High North and Europe.

Where

Kirkenes - on the same latitute as Tromsø, but east of Istanbul. 1 km from the Barents sea, 12 km from the Russian border and 50 km from the Finnish…

How

In over 20 years Samovarteateret has developed new-written drama. Our goal is to create unique, exiting and realistic performances. To achieve this…

Latest news

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.

“To be or not to be”

This weekend the oldest group at the theatre school had a course regarding Shakespeare with one of Norway’s most prominent experts on the subject,…

Presentation in Hamburg

9, 10 December - Samovarteateret presents our “work in progress” performance "Lost in the Horizon" on the NORDWIND Festival in Hamburg, Germany.

Samovarteateret received the Barents culture scholarship

Barentssekretariatet Article written by Martin Leberg Fossum and photo by Jonas Sjøkvist Karlsbakk.