THE INTERNATIONAL IBSEN AWARD CEREMONY 2016
Friday 23.09 the theatre group Forced Entertainment was awarded the International Ibsen Award. Watch the Ceremony here.
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.
Hanne Tømta, Artistic Director, Nationaltheatret