Lars Larsen from Lindås

Lars Larsen from Lindås (1939) was a theatre production by KomediateatretLars Larsen from Lindås was the Norwegian premiere of a popular light comedy, translated from the Swedish play Lars Larson från Stortorpet by Bertil Brunnkvist. The production was performed as a summer theatre production at Komediateatret in Bergen.

The director was Lars Nygard.


(Objekt ID 100758)
Object type Production
Premiere June 20, 1939
Produced by Komediateatret
Based on Lars Larsen from Lindås by Bertil Brunnkvist
Number of events 63
Language Norwegian dialect
Keywords Popular comedy, Theatre
Running period July 20, 1939  

The action takes place in the yard at Lars Larsen’s farm.
Act I: a Sunday morning in spring; act II: one Sunday at haymaking time the same year; act III: Monday, the day after act II. In our time (1939).


The Theatre Archive at the University of Bergen, 03.06.2020

Contributors (11)
Name Role
Bertil Brunnkvist – Author
Lars Nygard – Adapted by
Lars Nygard – Staging
Claus Lavik – Decorations
Borghild Foss – Actor (Hanna, Lars' kone)
Dan Fosse – Actor (Per Bakken, nabo)
Lars Gåsdal – Actor (Lars Larsen)
Alv Hordnes – Actor (Nicolai, dreng)
Oddvar Lindtner – Actor (Corneliussen, landpostbud)
Oddvar Lindtner – Actor (Ludvigsen)
Elida Moen – Actor (Frida, jente)
Performance dates
June 20, 1939 – National premiere, Norway