Director Marcelino M. Valiente
Marcelino Martin ValienteMarcelino Martin Valiente studied at the International Drama school ”Jacques Lecoq” and the drama school ”Charles Dullin”, both in Paris. He has also studied psychology and theatre at the University in Reims and Paris, as well as taken part in various theatre- and dance- workshops in London, Paris and Oslo.

In 1997 he started the contemporary dance company Kompani B. Valiente together with Gunhild Bjørnsgaard. They have performed in numerous State Theatres as well as art galleries, prisons, military camps and churches in Norway, and at festivals in France, Poland, Italy, Pakistan and Estonia.

He has worked as a choreographer, film- and theatre- director and has been teaching various forms of art (i.e. drama, dance and performance). He has directed numerous plays, both for State theatres and fringe groups. Marcelino M. Valiente is a member of The Norwegian Stage directors union.