The Rafto Award Ceremony 2023

SUNDAY 12 NOVEMBER AT 18:00-19:15

Welcome to the 2023 Rafto Award Ceremony in Bergen, where we will be honoring the 2023 Rafto Laureate.

The Rafto Prize Ceremony will include presentation of the Rafto Prize Diploma, speeches by Rafto Laureate 2023 and Head of the Rafto Prize Commitee. The celebration contiues with perfomances by national and international artists.

After the ceremony, we invite everyone to join the torchlight procession, with departure right outside the theatre.

We also welcome you to join our online announcement of the recipient of the Rafto Prize 202321 September 10:00 AM (CEST)! The livestream from the Rafto House in Bergen starts at 09:45 (CEST), and will include interviews and commentaries by experts and Rafto staff. You can follow the livestream of the announcement on Facebook and


Prices: 300 NOK/ 100NOK (student/child). Sold out.

Artists and performers:

- Speech by Rafto laureate 2023 Defence for Children International-Palestine

- Dance with Terpsichore

- Music by Hannah Storm

- Speech by chair of the Rafto Prize Committee Ingrid Hoem Sjursen

- Edvard Grieg Jentekor

- Celloist at Griegakademiet

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