Borealis 2018

Borealis, Bergen, Norway

2018 sees the Borealis Festival in Bergen, Norway, celebrate those who take new paths and dare to be different. Furthermore, the festival supported by the EvS Music Foundation will for the first time be gender balanced: just half of all works will come from men. The Bergen audience will be treated to a total of 25 world and Norwegian premieres. As part of a program for young composers and musicians coordinated by Borealis together with Bergen Opera House three short operas will be commissioned, each lasting 15 minutes. There will also be cooperations with fine artists and filmmakers as well as a broad supporting program featuring family events, composer discussions and much more. The festival will be comprehensively covered by Norwegian broadcasting stations. 

March 7–11, 2018
Bergen, various venues

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