Haukaas School (Norway), 7th grade

The Write a Science Opera (WASO) project at Haukås school in Bergen took place in the fall of 2013. It was produced by Bergen National Opera’s Education Department http://www.bno.no/. The scientific tutor in project was Biology Professor Karin Pittman from the University of Bergen.

The opera, “Stemmen I Flasken” (the Voice in the Bottle) was attended by the Norwegian Culture Minister Hadia Tadjik. An interview with MinisterTadjik during a report about the opera broadcasted by the Norwegian Broadcasting Service’s “Vestlandsrevyen” program can be viewed here (in the Norwegian language): http://tv.nrk.no/serie/distriktsnyheter-vestlandsrevyen/dkho99103012/30-10-2012#t=11m5s

To read the Bergens Tidende article about the opera,click here (in the Norwegian language): http://www.bt.no/bergenpuls/Opera-for-kulturministeren-2789184.html