Photo from Trøndelag Theatre's production The Wild Duck (1942)


(Objekt ID 102726)
Object type Multimedia
Exposure date October 1942
Accession date July 24, 2020
Category Still picture / Photography

CC BY-SA 4.0

Colours Colour
Background material Slide
Themes Photography, 2nd World War, Theatre, Drama, Stage design
Location Gamle Scene, Trøndelag Theatre, Trondheim, Norway
Image taken October 1942
File size 2024 KB
Height 5504 px
Width 8256 px

Photo from Trøndelag Theatre's production The Wild Duck (1942).

In the photo: The ensemble

Photographer: Victor Huseby

The Wild Duck (1942) was a theatre production by Trøndelag Theatre, based on the play by Henrik Ibsen.

The theatre's heqad at the time, Henry Gleditsch, directed it, and was also to play the role of Doctor Relling. But shortly before the planned opening October 6, he was arrested by the German occupation forces. He was executed October 7.

Axel Thue played the role of Gregers Werle.

Ingolf Rogde played the role of Hjalmar Ekdal.

Siri Rom played the role of Hedvig Ekdal.

You may see more photos from The Wild Duck (1942) here:


Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Special Collections,, 24.07.2020,

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