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

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.

Hjerterom on tour in Finnmark

We are preparing a tour with our play «Hjerterom”, a child’s play, in the west district of Finnmark, Norway, arranged by DKS Finnmark.

Samovarteateret opens and closes “Festspillene”

Samovarteateret had the honour of direct and organize the opening show for this years "Festspillene i Nord-Norge" in Harstad, and are now producing…