The Farce of Love

The Farce of Love (1946) was a theatre production by KomediateatretThe Farce of Love was the premiere of a comedy by Helge Krog and Olaf Bull. The production was performed at Komediateatret in Bergen.

The director was Helga Backe.


(Objekt ID 102230)
Object type Production
Premiere September 25, 1946
Produced by Komediateatret
Based on The Farce of Love by Helge Krog, Olaf Bull
Audience Adults
Number of events 53
Language Norwegian
Expressions Theatre
Running period September 26, 1946  

The action takes place at Weber’s summer residence outside the capital, from one morning until the next day.


The Theatre Archive at the University of Bergen, 29.06.2020

Contributors (9)
Name Role
Olaf Bull – Playwright
Helge Krog – Playwright
Helga Backe – Direction
John Bredenbekk – Stage design
Helga Backe – Actor (Irmelin Storck, seminarielærerinne)
Øivind Berne – Actor (Francis Funcke, litterat)
Eva Brenda – Actor (Edle, Webers hustru)
Lars Gåsdal – Actor (Dr. Gabriel Wendt)
Alv Hordnes – Actor (Jonas Weber, komponist)
Performance dates
September 25, 1946Komediateatret / Musikkakademiet i Bergens sokkeletasje – Opening night