Peer Gynt

Peer Gynt (1900) was a theatre production staged by The National Theatre in 1900, based on the play by Henrik Ibsen.

This production was a shortened version of the play. This was the farewell performance of Sofie Parelius. She acted in the role of Mother Aase and Henrik Klausen acted in the role of Peer in selected scenes from the play. The two of them had been the first to interpret the roles, at Christiania Theatre in 1876.


(Objekt ID 15719)
Object type Production
Premiere May 14, 1900
Produced by The National Theatre
Based on Peer Gynt by Henrik Ibsen
Audience Adults
Language Norwegian
Expressions Drama, Theatre
Running period May 14, 1900  
Website Nationaltheatret


Nationaltheatret,, 11.11.2014,

Contributors (4)
Name Role
Henrik Ibsen – Playwright
Jens Wang – Stage design
Henrik Klausen – Actor (Peer Gynt)
Sofie Parelius – Actor (Mor Aase)
Performance dates
May 14, 1900Hovedscenen – Opening night