Alexander Scherpf

Also known as: Alex Scherpf

Alex Scherpf (born February 26 1955 in Ludwigshafen am Rhein, dead August 9 2014 in Søgne, Norway) was a Norwegian-German director, actor, translator and artistic director.

He studied direction at The National Academy of Theatre (1982-1985).

He headed Agder Theatre (2004-2008) and Beaivváš Sámi Našunálateáhter/The Norwegian National Sami Theatre Company (1997-2002).

Alex Scherpf was the artistic director of the movie producing company Amaldus Film from 2008.


(Objekt ID 26810)
Object type Person
Also known as Alex Scherpf
Born February 26, 1955 (dead August 9, 2014)
Functions Translator, Director, Actor, Theatre director
Nationality Norwegian, German
Gender Male

In 2007 the production Natta* (The Night), directed by Alex Scherpf for Agder Theatre, was nominated for The Hedda Award in the category of best production for children and youth.

With Bo Landin he directed the movie Macbeth (2004).


Amaldus Film,

The Hedda Award

*Not yet translated into the English. The title within parentheses is the Norwegian title's literal meaning.


Direction study at The National Academy of Theatre (1982-1985).

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