Karius and Bactus

Karius and Bactus (2020) was a theatre production by Oslo Nye Teater (Oslo New Theatre), based on the play by Thorbjørn Egner. The production was performed at the theatre's main stage, with a limited audience in the auditorium, due to the Corona pandemic and protection measures related to this.

Ilene Sørbøe directed it.

Andreas Stoltenberg Granerud played the role of Karius.

Helle Haugen played the role of Bactus.


(Objekt ID 102020)
Object type Production
Premiere May 16, 2020
Produced by Oslo Nye Teater (Oslo New Theatre)
Based on Karius and Bactus by Thorbjørn Egner
Audience Children, Families (from 3)
Language Norwegian
Keywords Performance for children, Theatre, Corona-production
Running period May 16, 2020  
Duration Approximately 35 minutes


Oslo Nye Teater (Oslo New Theatre), oslonye.no, 23.06.2020, https://oslonye.no/karius-og-baktus-hovedscenen/

Contributors (12)
Name Role
Thorbjørn Egner – Playwright
Ilene Myrann Sørbøe – Direction
Christian Hartmann – Composer
Einar Dahl – Stage design
Per Christian Revholt – Musical arrangement
Henriette Faye-Schjøll (from 2021) – Actor (Baktus)
Andreas Stoltenberg Granerud (from 2020 to 2021) – Actor (Karius)
Andreas Stoltenberg Granerud (from 2021) – Actor (Karius)
Helle Haugen (from 2020 to 2021) – Actor (Baktus)
Birgit Haugå – Makeup
Melina Tranulis – Storyteller
Knut Wiulsrød – Storyteller