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About us

As a flexible and adventurous company working with highly imaginative creative teams, BNO brings fresh eyes and ears to standard repertoires. We also premiere great international operas previously unperformed in Norway, along with a startling range of new projects that appeal to all ages.

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Bergen National Opera

'Since Mary Miller took over the helm of BNO, the company has developed a well-deserved reputation for its world-class productions.' Susan Nickalls, Classical Music Magazine

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Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra

Our chief partner is an internationally renowned symphony orchestra with a rich history which spans over more than 250 years. Currently under the direction of Chief Conductor Edward Gardner.

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Do you have any questions? Don't hesitate to contact us.

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Getting here

There are a host of easy travel options if you would like to visit Norway's second city and 'the gateway to the fjords'.

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A big thank you to our supporters and partners for their generous contributions, which make it possible to experience outstanding opera in Bergen.