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Phone: (47) 67 117000
Fax: (47) 67 117001
Snaroyveien 20, Oslo, NO, 1360
- Phone: (47) 67 117000
- Fax: (47) 67 117001
Located in the plush neighborhood of Bærum, Telenor Arena was formerly known as Fornebu arena, or Blue Dream Arena, until the telecommunication Telenor bought the naming rights. The arena presently acts as the home of Norway's popular club, Stabk. This stadium has a roof, making it an all-weather venue! In addition to the main playing field, there are also a number of restaurants and retails spaces. Concerts and festivals are held here on non-match days when the capacity can expand to accommodate to 23,000 spectators.
Homeground of the Stabæk football team, Nadderud Stadium is located in Bekkestua, a few miles away from Oslo. This stadium which is ranked twelfth amongst league stadiums has played host to European cup matches and NPL matches. The country's biggest track and field meet- Tyrvinglekene is annually hosted here. The pitch is mostly grass turf and the grandstand holds a capacity of upto 7,000 spectators.
Helmed by the municipality of Bærum, Bærum Kulturhus is the cultural hub of the neighborhood and is a theater and concert arena as well. It has staged local, national and international artists and the venue is utilized for children's show, dancing, exhibitions and other cultural activities too.
For a long time, Gimle has been recognized as a high-quality cinema that shows artistic, well-made films and offers a high level of comfort. It is also the only cinema in Oslo that serves wine on weekends. A visit to Gimle will guarantee you a relaxing and comfortable movie-going experience.
Be prepared to be enthralled by all the razzle-dazzle and hi-tech acoustics at Hovedscenen at Latter. This multi-level amphitheater packs a capacity of 453 with advanced acoustics and lighting. Not just that, the venue comes with its own private bar where you can grab a pre- or post-show cocktail. Available for hire for concerts, presentations and other events; technicians included.
Latter is a premier venue in Oslo that can be rented out for parties, anniversaries, seminars, training, product presentations and more. Celebrities are frequently spotted at the wild film premier parties that see the cities creme-de-la-creme hobnobbing with each other at the classy bar. A set of in-house staff take care of every detail like catering, security, sound and the successful execution of the event. Cultural events and comedy shows are a major attraction too, so make sure to check website for further details.
Vika cinema is located next to the Concert Hall, only a few minutes' walk from Nationaltheatret subway station. This is a newly built cinema with four nice and comfortable screen. One of them equipped with a digital THX sound system. This is also the only cinema in Oslo equipped with an automatic ticket machine.
Nobel Peace Center is located in the heart of Oslo. The center is dedicated to Nobel Peace Prize winners and also sheds light on the history of other Nobel Prizes. The center is high-tech and comprises an electronic wall newspaper containing information on the Peace Prize winners. There is a virtual book that tells the story of Alfred Nobel as well. In addition, the exhibits focuses on the inherent issues of peace and war.
Oslo Konserthus, home to the Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra, is one of the most famous music venues in Oslo. Since its establishment in 1977, it has played host to numerous musical events. It also has numerous sub-venues like Lille Sal, which can be used for different kinds of events. With a capacity of 266 spectators, this sub-venue is used for concerts, but can also be used for seminars and conferences.
Nestled in the heart of the city, Oslo Concert Hall is a regular venue for top quality concerts including numerous performances by the brilliant Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra. This is Oslo's number one classical music venue but its program is certainly not limited to one particular style of music. Performances by regional and international artistes are hosted here. Home to two music halls and various practice rooms, this venue can accommodate over 3000 guests at a time. Over 200,000 visitors enjoy shows here annually.
Experience cinema on a captivating grand scale at Colosseum Kino, Northern Europe's largest cinema and the world's largest THX cinema. Located in the Majorstuen district, this dome-shaped cinema has played a key role in the cinema history of Oslo. Premieres of long-running movies like My Fair Lady and The Sound of Music have been hosted here. The dome is more than 40 meter high and houses four screens with automated ticket vending system. Every movie-buff must atleast watch one movie here for an enthralling movie-going experience like none other.
Oslo's most time-honored revue theater was founded in 1912, inspired by a Parisian cabaret of the same name. Originally housed in the long-gone Tivolibygningen in Stortingsgata, in 1937 the theater moved to its current premises on Klingenberggata. A list of the actors that have performed here gives a good picture of the history of Norwegian theater: Herman Wildenwey, Lalla Carlsen, Einar Rose, Leif Juster and Jens Book-Jenssen, as well as more internationally famed artists like Ernst Rolf and Zarah Leander. In later years the theater has been the playground of Norwegian artists like Dizzie Tunes and Dag Frøland, and the theater is frequently hired by other companies.