HVEM HAR SKREVET BOKA?
BLI KJENT MED FORFATTEREN
Mette Brantzeg, født i 1952, har jobbet som teaterregissør, pedagog og scenetekstforfatter ved flere av landets teatre og frie sceniske grupper. Hun har vært leder og regissør i Sampo Teater, teatersjef for SoF teater (nå Teater Vestland) og leder for Norsk Dramatikk Festival. TABU - Maijas odyssé er hennes første roman.
Mette har oppvekst fra Strømmen, har jobbet og bodd i Oslo, Nord-Norge og på Vestlandet. Nå bor hun i Ringsaker kommune, ved Mjøsas bredd. Flere av disse stedene er viktige og relevante i TABU - Maijas odyssé
FORFATTERDEBUTANT OG ERFAREN SCENEKUNSTNER
Mette Brantzeg has been a director and playwright in Sampo Theater, theater director at Sogn og Fjordane Theater and director of the Norwegian Dramatic Festival. Brantzeg has held regional assignments at several national and regional theaters in Norway, been a member of the Norwegian Arts Council's Performing Arts Committee and Performing Arts Committee. She has taught acting at the Oslo Academy of the Arts, led the script development course for multilingual students in the Northern Artic region and served as a supervisor for multicultural Textlab at the Norwegian Actors' Center. She has been a member of the jury for the Hedda Award, and chaired the Performing Arts Panel set up by the Ministry of Culture, which wrote the report New Give in the Theater - what is needed? in 2014 and in 2016 Values at stake - artistic space in the theater.
EN ERFAREN PEDAGOG
2008-10 Writing course ARIN at Nordkallotten, produced by STS and in collaboration with Beaivvas, Tornedalsteatern, GironSami Teahter and Åarjelhsaemien Theater. 2013 The symposium LUOHTELIHKADUS / YOIKMOVEMENT, produced by STS and SDR, in collaboration with Beaivvas. 2018 POP UP SAPMI, Stamsund International Theater Festival. Produced by Sami Lavdi.
Recordings of some performances can be viewed on www.sceneweb.no by searching the archive for names and titles.