Norwegian Theatre Academy

Norwegian Theatre Academy offers a research and study environment in performance, scenography and theatre in the expanded field. Students inquire into the intersections of art and society with internationally practicing guest artists and faculty. Values informing the education rely on listening, collaboration, staying with failure, re-imagining material relations, excavation and play.

Master studies

Master in Scenography
Master in Performance


Master studies 2019
Bachelor studies 2022

Bachelor studies

Bachelor in Scenography
Bachelor in Acting


today Nov.
7:00 PM, NTA + Litteraturhuset i Fredrikstad


  • 74624091_10156880314717833_7747709389498220544_o MA Performance Works Nov. 18, 2019

    Six individual MA Performance students will share part of phase one of their research, in a series of open events this fall. NTA’s study plan for the MA Performance research project is organised as a series of public events happening between fall and spring of the second year of the course, organised in two phases, rather than a single final MA production.

    * Please notice that two of the sharings are presented at Litteraturhuset, and the other four sharings are presented at Norwegian Theatre Academy. All of them in Fredrikstad.

  • perfsce--kampanjebilde Application portal for MA studies is open Nov. 5, 2019

    Norwegian Theatre Academy offers two MA programs, MA in Scenography and MA in Performance. The application deadline for both programs is December 1 this year, and the application portal is now open.

  • annike-alumnied “It is a place that allows you to be in process, to test and to fail” Oct. 28, 2019

    After eight years working as a costume designer in London, Annike Flo decided she was ready for her personal master project in scenography at Norwegian Theatre Academy.

  • brancoed1 "It is a daring program that pushes the borders of what an art institution can be" Oct. 10, 2019

    Taking part in a workshop and the caring atmosphere at Norwegian Theatre Academy (NTA) triggered artist Fernanda Branco to engage as a full-time student at the international master program in performance.