Direct Action Theatre

How are protest and performance connected? Direct Action Theater (D.A.T.) combines art and activism.

KunstFest vol. 5: Artivism

With KunstFest vol5: Artivism ØIT and a dream team of international artists invite you to an evening all about art, activism and taking social responsibility in a creative way.


Østfold Dance Company for Youth perform "Sandstorm" by Carl André Johansson on several events in 2024.


Get a new perspective on consumer society in "Watchtower" by Johannes Bellinkx; unique interactive installations along Fredrikstads coastal path!

Lørdag 13.04 kl.13:00

Lørdag 13.04 kl.14:00

Lørdag 13.04 kl.15:00

Lørdag 13.04 kl.16:00

Lørdag 20.04 kl.18:00 – 23:59
Kunstfest vol.5: Artivism
Fredrikstad | Østfold Internasjonale Teater

Lørdag 20.04 kl.18:00
Serve and Protect, stage premiere
Fredrikstad | Østfold Internasjonale Teater
KunstFest vol. 5

Lørdag 27.04 kl.16:00 – 17:00


Østfold Dance Company for Youth perform "Sandstorm" by Carl André Johansson on several events in 2024.

Verden sa ja

Verden sa ja (The World Said Yes) is a fascinating show for the little ones about the development of our world.

Det Siste Værste

Motorpsycho and De Utvalgte join forces to create "Det Siste Værste"; a spectacular work that will premiere at old Fredrikstad Mekaniske Verksted during §112 Fredrikstad!

Urban literacy / Samtaler om byforståelse

How can we understand, read and talk about the city? Østfold Internasjonale Teater and Alexandros Mistriotis invite you to the event series Samtaler om byforståelse - conversations on Urban Literacy.

Strekk dansefestival!

Østfold Dance Company for Youth invites all dancers aged 13 to 23 to Strekk dansefestival: A dance festival for young dancers in Østfold.

Free coloring book from Fredrikstad!

Put some color to people's ideas for the future of Fredrikstad! Get your free coloring book with illustrations made by the artists in the project "In Search of Democracy 3.0" in Fredrikstad!

Happy holidays and 2024!

Østfold International Theatre would like to thank all our audience and collaborative partners for 2023! The theatre will open January 2. 2024, with an early spring program dedicated to young audiences and performers.

Tell us about a significant place in Fredrikstad

Do you know of a significant place in Fredrikstad? Tell Østfold Internasjonale Teater and help create a unique work of art in and about the city!

Happy holidays!

Østfold Internasjonale Teater is closed until August 7th. We wish you all a brilliant summer, and welcome back for the launching of out autumn program!

Q&A with Kate Pendry

Fredrikstad - with NTA and ØIT - is a dream town for theatre practice, as far as I am concerned, says playwright and actress Kate Pendry.

Merry Christmas!

Østfold internasjonale Teater thank our audience and partners for accompanying us in 2022 with this digital representation of the mural "Østfoldvandreren", created by Simen Langeland.

Free coloring book from Drammen!

Nå kan du fargelegge drammensernes drømmer for byen sin! Bestill eller hent din gratis fargeleggingsbok med illustrasjoner laget av kunstnerne i prosjektet In Search of Democracy 3.0!

Artist residencies

Don't miss out on the next application deadline for Østfold Internasjonale Teater's artist residencies!

Solidarity with Ukraine

Theater and music institutions in Norway are showing their joint