Welcome to Black Box teater! Black Box teater was founded in 1985 and is one of Norway’s main venues forinternational and Norwegian contemporary performing arts. The theatre has an international profile and presents a broad range of international productions by names such as Zachary Oberzan, Ann Liv Young, Giséle Vienne, Annie Dorsen, Ivo Dimchev, Tg Stan, Nature Theatre of Oklahoma, Forced Entertainment, Mårten Spångberg, Philippe Quesne and Motus. Black Box teater also promotes Norwegian contemporary theatre further through international networks and initiates a substantial share of Norwegian export in this field, with companies such as Verdensteatret, De Utvalgte, Verk Produksjoner, Ingrid Fiksdal, Heine Avdal and Vegard Vinge/Ida Müller. The theatre has two stages and is located in a former chocolate factory in the eastern part of Oslo.

Programming is by invitation only. If you would like to submit your proposal for our consideration, please send it to: annececile (a) blackbox.no or karoline (a) blackbox.no. Due to limited resources, we are not able to reply to all proposals.


Marstrandgata 8,
0566 Oslo
Phone +47 23 40 77 70
Fax +47 23 40 77 71

mail: blackbox(a)blackbox.no

Office hours

The theater administration offices are open monday through thursday 10.00-16.00 and Friday 10.00-15.30.