Almost daily performances. Opera, ballet, classical and contemporary music concerts, prominent singers, musicians and conductors from home and abroad. Opera Orchestra and Opera Chorus in concert; popular singers, modern dance companies, jazz, folk and contemporary musicians, stage musicals, theater drama, poetry readings. See the English-language button for the full season schedule
Last Friday of each month 9pm-3am Bear Pub night "for menn som liker menn" moves around among the Oslo bars, inviting all bears, cubs, chubs, chasers, curious and others who want to come. No cover charge, all are welcome. See their calendar for more events including Oktobearfest, Bear Cave (November), New Year's Eve and Mega Bear parties.
September 18-24, 2017 at Cinemateket / Filmens Hus, Dronningens gate 16. One-week annual film festival focusing on diversity, empowerment, equality, and human rights. See website for films program and venue details:
September 18-24, 2017, at Cinemateket/ Filmens Hus, Dronningens gate 16. Tancred + Lillebil. The 27th annual Queer Films international festival, by/about/with LGBT people, to promote visibility/ contribute to cultural diversity. Typically 40 screenings: feature films, documentaries + shorts from around the world. Also mini festival each June during Oslo Pride. See website for details.
June 22 - July 1, 2018 (TBC), Pride Park and Rådhusplassen (City Hall Sq). Largest LGBT cultural event in Norway; film festival, concerts, art exhibits, shows, festival area, dance party. Pride House/ House of Literature politics, debates, lectures and workshops. Saturday Pride Parade, Grønland to Pride Park and 18+ Pride Closing Party at Elsker.