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An army depot converted into a venue for concerts, Koengen has seen performances by contemporary music artists like Coldplay, Elton John and The Rolling Stones who have achieved divine status in the eyes of fans. Being an open-air venue, Koengen can easily accommodate a crowd as large as 22,000, a number that is quite normal for such hugely popular artists.
A premium concert venue of Bergen, Madam Felle offers an intimate setting for conducting live concerts and events. Well-equipped with the state-of-the-art equipments, this venue is situated within the Radisson SAS Royal Hotel and features an outdoor restaurant that serves a sumptuous fare. From live music shows to watching known and unknown bands play here, this concert is a haven for music lovers. If you are a regular here, you can even apply for a membership that can avail you great discounts on tickets.
Bergen Internasjonale Kultursenter is a famous event venue located within the Skuteviken neighborhood of the city. It hosts various entertaining and cultural events in its premises on a daily basis. Within its five smaller event spaces, it hosts a variety of events that includes concerts, theaterical performances, exhibitions, live performances and private parties. Bergen Internasjonale Kultursenter is equipped with state of the art technology that ensures every event becomes a grand success. Check website for further details.
Rick's Teater, offers excellent entertainment in the form of theatrical performances. A haven for artists in the city of Bergen, this venue welcomes established and budding artists from all over the country. This theater aims at promoting cultural activities within the region and is also known for hosting cabarets and big shows.
Set up and managed by Hans Nilson, the historic Ole Bull Scene has witnesses many eccentric theatrical productions, including one which had live animals sauntering on the stage. The theater was converted into a cinema in 1937 however history was meant to repeat itself and by the 70's, stage performances began to be held here again. 19th October 2000 was when the cinema closed for good and the Ole Bull was back to its former avatar. Now it is one of Bergen's premier entertainment venues, regularly hosting cabaret, orchestras and concerts.
Constructed in 1883, Logen Teater is today used as a concert hall. Home to theatrical performances, live music events, cabarets and Bergen International festival, this venue has become a hub of cultural activities in Bergen. The popular Logen Bar is situated adjacent to this theater and has been a huge hit amongst the theater goers. For further details, please check the website.
Den Nationale Scene is the oldest theater of the city. In operation since 1850, the theater has been staging performances, plays, dramas and comedies on a regular basis. Not only well established regional artists, but international artists also perform here. The theater also provides a space for "yet to be known faces". Several masterpiece performances have graced Den Nationale Scene since its inception. Call for further details.
Once the biggest cannery in the city, the United Sardine Factory (USF) located on the Verft street is a massive cultural complex. Composed of various elements that serve as independent venues, the USF houses a 90 seat cinema hall, a 800 capacity concert venue and an art gallery. There is also a multi-purpose studio that can accommodate 130 people, along with a 500 capacity club that specifically caters to events and happenings of all genres in music like jazz. You are free to choose your type of entertainment, be it a jazz performance in Sardinen USF or an interesting art exhibition in Visningsrommet USF. The place is a complete delight, all the more because of its Kafe Krippers, an in-house outdoor restaurant.
This magnificent USF Sardinen is a rental hall perfect for concerts; both classical as well as contemporary. It has a total capacity of 500 guests and includes its own lounge and bar. The hall is fitted with state of the art sound and light systems that add to each occasion. The flexible furniture allows room for a variety of layouts depending on the performance style. The USF Sardinen is on of the many venues available for rent at the USF Verftet. For more information on rental detail as well as other venues, do take a look at their website.
Landmark is the third exhibition space in Bergen Kunsthall for media and new art forms. Their main focus is on contemporary, non-traditional art. To know more about the place, please check their website.
The Garage is a famous event venue located in the central suburbs of Bergen. This shrine of music hosts live performances, gigs and concerts on a regular basis. Not just local bands/artists, but international groups also perform here. The venue is, primarily, flocked by passionate lovers of music. Its city central location serves as an added advantage. It is full to its capacity on weekends. Call +47 5532 1980 and reserve a place in advance.
The Griegdsalen which is located in the Grieghallen. Lots of shows take place here. Artists from all over the world come here to perform. It is a small quaint but spacious place for music lovers to come here and enjoy timeless tunes. For further information do check their website.