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Black Box teater's Contextualization Program

A warm welcome to Open Up! – a wide range of talks, debates and workshops that run alongside our artistic program and offer different perspectives on the program. Through experiencing a variety of voices, we invite you to expand and deepen your understanding of what performing arts might be.

All the events have free entrance.


Opening week: A process of reassembly

29–30 August, Foyer
Open house
Activities and conversations
Tea corner & fresh (free!) pastries

29 August, 17.00–18.00, Foyer
Asieh Amini in conversation with Lene Therese Teigen

29 August, 19.45, Foyer
Presentation of the fall season program / Lounge with DJ Soju Princess

30 August, 13.00–13.45 & 15.00–15.45, Foyer
Sunday yoga with Magnus Myhr

30 August, 13:45-15.00 & 15.45-16.30, Foyer
Tea corner & fresh (free!) pastries after the yoga sessions

30 August, 16.30, Foajé
Book launch of Black Box teater Publication 5


5 September, 13.00-16.00, Christian Krohgs gate 2
Monthly reading group w/Carrie: Reading group #1

5 September, 16.00–17.00, Foyer
Conversation: Ecological care
LATERNA and Margrethe Iren Pettersen in conversation with Liv Brissach

6 September, 11.30–12.30, Foyer
Workshop for children with LATERNA
For children +6-10 with adults

30 September, 10.00-12.00, Bananaz
Monthly reading group w/Carrie: Reading group #2

Further on

22 September, after the performance, Foyer
After talk with Verdensteatret, in collaboration with Ultima Context

27 September, 17.30 & 2 October, 19.30, Cinemateket
Film screening: If It Were Love (2020) – Patric Chiha / In collaboration with Oslo/Fusion Film Festival

10 October, 14.00–16.30, Foyer
Death café w/Thomas Bernhard Thiis-Evensen

12 October, 18.00–19.00, Foyer
Neighborhood meeting: Outdoor plant wall – A positive contribution to the climate and the neighborhood?

12 October, 18.00–20.00, Vega Scene
Film screening: Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives (2010) – Apichatpong Weerasethakul

19 October–28 November
Black Box teater and Bananaz
Viewer’s Club: See/Talk

21 October, 09.00–10.00, Foyer
Breakfast with Maritea Dæhlin and Hannah Wozene Kvam

22 October, Time TBA, Foyer
After talk with Magnus Myhr

25 October, 15.00-15.45, Foyer
Children’s weekend: Wig workshop for children (and adults)
With Victoria Duffee
For children 6+ with adults

25 October, 15.00–17.00
Children’s weekend: Masquerade and dance floor with DJ Heiki
For children 6+ and adults

30 October, 20.00–21.00, Foyer
Plasticity – A conversation on Malabou’s term 
Rosalind Goldberg in conversation with Kaja Jenssen Rathe and Kjetil Hogstad

In October, Time TBA, Online
Launch: Kunsteventyr (“Art Tales”)
Kunsteventyr (“Art Tales”) is a brand new series of online workshops for children, made by Victoria Duffee

10 November, 09.00–10.00, Foyer
Breakfast with Maritea Dæhlin and Ibrahim Fazlic

Access is free to all events.
More events are to be launched continuously! Check and follow our Facebook page for updates and more information!