Lars Wingård is a Norwegian larpwright, puppeteer, scriptwriter and teacher of advanced mathematics. As of 2013 he lives in Turku. Wingård was influential in the "big leap" in Norwegian larp from 1997 to 2001. A close friend and larpcollegue of the larpdesigners Erlend Eidsem Hansen and Eirik Fatland, they pushed the idea of art and seriousness into the Oslo larpscene at the end of the 90ies. Lars was also educated at the Fredrikstad School of "Figurteater" excersicing Budo, Physical theatre and martial arts. Lars Wingård workshopped Eidsem and Fatland a lot in dramatics during the late 90ies.
Larps that was attended and affected his works
- Amor Fati (the page of gold for the legacy of the dogma manifesto)
- Larp in Schools
- Review of Love in the Age of Debasement (Eidsem 2001)