PROJECTS

Come as you are (2017)

Four performers that have been working together off and on for a decade, strips everything down to the bones…

Beat The Drum: Walk

Premiered at CPH STAGE FESTIVAL JUNE 12TH 2015. Beat the drum is a series of works focusing on the present and future.

Paradise Now

PREMIERE NOVEMBER 12TH 2014 // BLACK BOX THEATRE // OSLO (NO)

Stalker

Stalker

A story about a film about a journey to a room Winner of The Norwegian Hedda Prize 2013: “Best performance of the year”.Nominated for “best scenography” and “best sound design” by the Norwegian Hedda Jury 2013.“Let everything that’s been planned come true. Let them believe. And let them have a laugh at their passions. Because […]

The Eternal Smile

The Eternal Smile

THE ETERNAL SMILE “Perhaps something other than us exists, perhaps there is more than being alive. But of that I know nothing. It is not me.” The Eternal Smile is a performance about the dead and their complex relationship towards the living, based upon the swedish author Pär Lagerkvist novel written in 1920. His authorship revolves […]

Build Me A Mountain

Build Me a Mountain!

“Make me a mountain, not one of those half-finished ones like God created because he only had six days.” – From “Mr Puntila and his man Matti” by Brecht Build Me a Mountain! is VERK´s second performance about people revolting against God because they want to define their own reality. The performance circles around the […]

Ifigenia

Ifigenia

Verk Produksjoner asks questions about the world and the theatre. This desire characterizes VP’s version of the classic drama Iphigenia in Aulis, written by Euripides in the 4th century BC. In the play the Greek commander Agamemnon offers to sacrifice his daughter to gods to have favourable winds to sail to Troy. Verk has been […]

Play Alter Native

Play Alter Native

In a kingdom the people were all drinking from the same source,The main river running through the state.This river got polluted.When the people drank from it, they got mad.Since they were all mad, they thought they were normal.Since they thought they were normal,They thought the king was the one who was mad,Because they understood that […]

The Answering Machine

The Answering Machine

The Ibsen Prize winner  Finn Iunker and his texts are starting to be well known, still, his text “The Answering Machine” is not that known. Iunker wrote this text in english in 1994 during a study in Amsterdam.The Answering Machine does not have one narrative, but several narratives at the same time. We can perceive a person […]

Dealing With Helen

Dealing With Helen

Finn Iunker belongs to the playwrights most frequently performed abroad, but it’s not until Verk Productions that we have really been introduced to his dramatic work here at home. The company made a huge success with their staging of Iunker’s ’Iphigeneia’, a modernization of the Greek tragedy of Euripides, in 2006 at the Black Box […]

House

HOUSE

House – av Richard Maxwell Når Verk viser ”House” av Richard Maxwell, er det første gangen denne betydningsfulle Amerikanske dramatikeren settes opp, ikke bare i Norge, men i Norden. Han arbeider i en samfunnsengasjert realismesjanger i fortsettelsen av Sam Shepard og David Mamet. En familie kjemper vaklende for å opprettholde sin idé om en familie […]