En glad pessimist* (A happy pessimist)

Digital production

En glad pessimist. Digital visning* (A happy pessimist. Digital production) (2020) was a digital concert production by The Arctic Theatre. It was made at the occasion of theatre translator, musician and composer Ragnar Olsen's 70th birthday. The digital production was made available for free through The Arctic Theatre's digital platform at the theatre's website during the Corona crisis the spring of 2020

Ketil Høegh directed it.

Singers, musicians and actors took part in the production. Ragnar Olsen also took part himself.

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


(Objekt ID 100475)
Object type Production
Premiere May 26, 2020
Produced by The Arctic Theatre
Audience Adults
Language Norwegian dialect
Keywords Documentary, Digital production, Corona-production, Musical theatre
Running period May 26, 2020  —  June 2, 2020


The Arctic Theatre, halogalandteater.no, 27.05.2020, https://halogalandteater.no/produksjon/2020/en-glad-pessimist

Performance dates
May 26, 2020The Arctic Theatre, digital offering Worldwide premiere