World premiere | OLBMOT
Shadows from the past
February 6, 2020
World premiere of the play OLBMOT/FOLK. Olbmot/People is an artistic response to happenings from our nearpast, a result of several stories and many different people.
“Shadows from the past
something has happened that still follows us
something is stuck
some have more shadows than others”
Olbmot/Peopleis a collection of fabrications of historical events as a response to what isstill stuck and continuing. The texts consist of several glimpses from thehistory of racial biology. It moves historically over several places and times.
It doesn´t have a social policy objective, it´s not documentarism,journalism or desire for facts. The play is a result of many and differentpeople. Olbmot/People don´t have only one moral, it doesn´t point toonly one solution. It´s a collection of phrasings, words, thoughts andsubjective sounds in response to the shadows of the past.
A play by Jon Tombre
Director's assistant& Stage manager: Marte Fjellheim Sarre
Sounddesigner: Eirik Blekesaune
Texts: LarsGöran Pettersson
Musiccoordinator: Roger Ludvigsen
Starringon stage: Egil Keskitalo, Eila Ballovara Varsi, Ole ThomasNilut, Anja Saiva Bongo Bjørnstad, Nils Henrik Buljo, Anitta Suikkari, Jan CatoNilut
Musicians– Arctic Philharmony: Hallvard Steinhovden, Ingeborg S.Torvanger, Sveinung Lillebjerka, ElisabethTurmo
Duration: ca. 60 min. World Premiere: 06.2. 2020 – Svalbard. Incollaboration with ArktiskFilharmoni