THE INTERNATIONAL IBSEN AWARD CEREMONY 2016

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Friday 23.09 the theatre group Forced Entertainment was awarded the International Ibsen Award. Watch the Ceremony here.


Programme:

// WELCOME:
Hanne Tømta, Artistic Director, Nationaltheatret.

// THE JURY’S DECISION:
Per Boye Hansen, Chair of the International Ibsen Award Committee.

// TO MAKE TIME:
Live mixing 30 years of archive photography of Forced Entertainment. To Make Time is a 3 screen projection of a life’s documentation by Hugo Glendinning coupled to a new composition by sound artist John Avery.

// THE LAUDATION:
Adrian Heathfield, Professor of Performance and Visual Culture at the University of Roehampton, London.

// PRESENTATION OF THE AWARD:
Linda Cathrine Hofstad Helleland, the Norwegian Minister of Culture, presents the award to the members of Forced Entertainment.

// ACCEPTANCE AND THANKS:
Forced Entertainment: Tim Etchells, Robin Arthur, Richard Lowdon, Claire Marshall, Cathy Naden and Terry O’Connor.

// CONCLUSION:
Hanne Tømta, Artistic Director, Nationaltheatret