Saul was a theatre production staged by The National Theatre in 1917, based on the play by Hans Wiers-Jenssen.


(Objekt ID 16425)
Object type Production
Premiere September 27, 1917
Produced by The National Theatre
Based on Saul by Hans Wiers-Jenssen
Audience Adults
Language Norwegian
Expressions Drama, Theatre
Running period September 27, 1917  
Website Nationaltheatret

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Name Role
Hans Wiers-Jenssen – Playwright
Hans Wiers-Jenssen – Direction
Gyda Christensen – Choreography
Jens Wang – Stage design
Sigurd Asmundsen – Actor (Bechorat)
Theodor Blich – Actor (Abner)
Trine Bull – Actor (Nathaniel)
Halfdan Christensen – Actor (David)
Egil Eide – Actor (Saul)
Gerd Egede Nissen Grieg – Actor (Michol, Sauls datter)
Nicolai Halvorsen – Actor (Nathan, Achimelechs far)
Halvard Hoff – Actor (Agag)
Rolf Knudssøn – Actor (Zebulon, vaktsoldat)
Abigael Heber Magnussøn – Actor (Mirjam, Achimelechs hustru)
Sigurd Magnussøn – Actor (Achimelech)
Aksel Opsann – Actor (Husfogden Kaleb)
Ingolf Schanche – Actor (Jonathan, Sauls sønn)
Alfhild Stormoen – Actor (En kvinne fra Endor)
Thomas Thomassen – Actor (Samuel)
August Wehmer – Actor (Tjeneren Joel)
Other participants
Performance dates
September 27, 1917Hovedscenen – Opening night
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