Teater Fot was established as a children´s theatre company in Trondheim, Norway in 2004. Theatre production, including scenography, directing and dramaturgical advise has been main enterprises. Overview of company productions here.
Artistic director is Lise Hovik (b. 1962). Since 1992 she has been a drama teacher by profession, from 1996 at Queen Maud University College of Early Childhood Education, DMMH, and since 2014 also associate professor and researcher. Her Ph.D is about theatre for Early Years, and is based on her artistic research project The Red Shoes. The study investigated performative aesthetics with theories of play and improvisation De Røde Skoene. Her article based thesis is written in Norwegian, with one article in English. The whole work is available on NTNU Open.
Lise Hovik has been a professional adviser in several artistic councils and boards; Art Council Norway Norsk Kulturråd (2016-17), board of UNIMA-Norway (2011-14), and board of ASSITEJ Norway (2012-16). She has been the research leader of SceSam – interactive dramaturgies in performing arts for children (2012-15), and together with general manager Lisa Nagel published articles (The SceSam Project, Youth Theatre Journal 2016), and books on this topic.
CV Lise Hovik
Contact Teater Fot på lise(at)dramaturgi.no