Useful information

TICKETS

Tickets can be pre-booked at the box office in the Concert Hall, by telephone to (+47) 51 53 70 00, and online.

DOORS CLOSE PUNCTUALLY

The doors into the concert auditorium are opened well before the start of each concert and are closed punctually. Members of the audience who arrive too late will be shown into the hall at the first suitable break.

SPISERIET (RESTAURANT)

Spiseriet is situated on the ground floor and is the gourmet heart of the Concert Hall. You can see the menus, opening times and book a table on the restaurant’s web pages.

INTERVAL REFRESHMENTS

Would you like a drink during the interval?

Remember to pre-book this at the bar or by email to post@spiseriet.no and then your drinks will be waiting for you at the interval.

SEATING PLANS

Seating plan for Fartein ValenSeating plan for ZetlitzSeating plan for Kuppelhallen

NB! The seating plans show all seats in the auditoria. The seating plan for Zetlitz shows the set-up with tiered seating. When the seats are removed there is room for a standing audience of up to 1900. There are times when, according to the type of production and the set-up of the hall, there can be less seats available.The seating plan for each individual production will be available when buying tickets for that production.

CLOAKROOM

The Concert Hall has an unmanned cloakroom where you can hang your coat at your own risk. There are also some coin-operated lockers and lockable hangers available to the public.

GUARDIAN FORM/CONCERTS WITH AN AGE LIMIT

Some concerts have an age limit of 18. Guests that are 13-17 years old may attend such events when accompanied by a guardian no younger than 23 years. The guardian can take responsibility for up to two underage guests. The form must be completed and brought to the venue.

Children under 2 years.

During children’s and family concerts in one of the venues, children may, if desired by the accompanying adult, sit on the lap for the price of the adult ticket. If another seat is needed, another ticket must be bought.This does not apply during other events. We do not recommend bringing young children to concerts or events where the theme is not customized for them.

GIFT VOUCHERS

Would you like to surprise your partner or a friend with an evening at a concert? Is there an anniversary in the family? Or would you like to thank your grandmother for all the babysitting? A concert hall gift voucher can be used by all generations and caters for all tastes.

We can arrange for gift vouchers, in festive envelopes, as Christmas presents from your company to its employees. Contact the box office on tel.: 51 53 70 00.

Gift vouchers can be used for both concerts and guided tours. You can choose the value and each voucher is valid for two years. They can be bought at the box office or online at www.billettportalen.no

HOW TO GET TO THE CONCERT HALL

The Stavanger Concert Hall is located by the sea in Sandvigå about 700 metres north-west of the market place. Kuppelhallen (the old concert hall) is located in Bjergsted park, just to the north-west of the main concert hall. The halls are easily accessible on foot or by bicycle along the Blue Promenade or through Old Stavanger.

Address: Stavanger Concert Hall, Sandvigå 1, N-4007 Stavanger

BUSES

The Concert Hall can be reached by bus from the main city terminus to Borgermester Middelthons gate. See www.kolumbus.no for timetables.

If you prefer to walk then it takes about 15 minutes from the terminus to the Concert Hall.

PARKING

There is car park with spaces for 290 cars located under the Concert Hall’s outdoor amphitheatre. The car park has a lift and 9 pay stations. For prices and more information see www.stavanger-parkering.no

Other car parks within walking distance can be found on Bybergstykket or Strandkaien. See map.

Reserved spaces for handicapped visitors, 14 in all, can be found in the car park and by the main entrance to the Concert Hall.

BICYCLE PARKING

There is a bicycle parking area in the car park. It can be found through the orange door at the far end of the outdoor amphitheatre.

GIFT SHOP IN THE FOYER

The concert hall gift shop stocks a range of interesting and unique gifts and designer products, including Figgjo’s award winning porcelain specially designed for the Concert Hall. There is also a selection of music-related products, souvenirs, stationary and games. If you would like a reminder of your visit to the concert hall we have t-shirts, notebooks, sou’westers and much more printed with a picture and/or logo. Postcards and books about the Concert Hall, as well as the Stavanger Symphony Orchestra’s CDs, are also on sale in the shop.

The shop is owned and managed by the Stavanger Concert Hall.

With a guided tour ticket you can get a 10% discount in the shop on the same day.

ACCESSIBILITY

The Concert Hall is designed to be accessible for everyone. There are areas in the halls for wheelchair users and tickets for carers/companions are also available. Contact a member of staff or the box office for more information. The halls also have a hearing-loop system to help the hard-of-hearing.

Our front-of-house staff is there to help so don’t be afraid to ask if you need assistance. Children under the age of 2 may share a seat with parent during concerts aimed at events aimed at children and families only.

CAMERAS AND MOBILE PHONES

Please be aware that the use of cameras and mobile phones can be disturbing for both other guests and the performers. Photography is not allowed at some events and mobile phones should always be switched off or put into silent mode. Press and professional photographers must contact us beforehand.

GUIDED TOURS

Join us for a guided tour in the Fartein Valen and Zetlitz halls and also backstage to see some of the 180 rooms. You will gain an insight into the day-to-day running, the history, architecture and acoustics of the Concert Hall.

Tours last about 50 minutes. Consideration will be shown to rehearsals, concerts or other activities taking place in the halls. The tours normally take place on Saturdays, but are also arranged on other days during holiday times. A ticket costs 90 NOK and can be bought online at www.stavanger-konserthus.no There will be a maximum of 20 people on each tour.

We can arrange group tours at other times. Prices are 1800 NOK for a private group and 900 NOK for a school class. A maximum of 30 people is allowed in each group. We can also arrange for tours to include a musical interlude. What about combining a guided tour with lunch or dinner in the restaurant, Spiseriet, or a glass of wine at the bar?

For more information and booking contact  Head of Marketing and Communication Grete Straume by telephone: (+47) 926 95 104 or email: gs@stavanger-konserthus.no

Remember to visit our gift shop while you are here. If you have bought a ticket for a guided tour you will be given a 10% discount on all products in the shop on the same day.

BJERGSTED CULTURE PARK

Sandvigå and the Bjergsted Park provide both a centre for culture and a recreation area. Details of events and of the combined institutions that make up the culture park can be found at bjergsted.no

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