Carousel

Carousel (1940) was a theatre production by The National Theatre, the world premiere of the play by Alex Brinchmann.

Gerda Ring directed it.

Per Aabel played the role of Doctor Holm.

Aase Bye played the role of Mrs. Helene Blom.

Information

(Objekt ID 16694)
Object type Production
Premiere Navember 11, 1940
Produced by The National Theatre
Based on Carousel by Alex Brinchmann
Audience Adults
Number of events 54
Language Norwegian
Expressions Light comedy/slapstick, Theatre, 2nd World War
Running period Navember 11, 1940  
Website Nationaltheatret

Requirements to venue

Blackout No
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SOURCES:

The National Theatre, www.nationaltheatret.no, 02.11.20, https://forest.nationaltheatret.no/Productions/EventSeries/d41982c6-0134-4022-9d77-3e7aa8d79c80?event_id=f5249140-a717-4394-a03d-d3ba3690db03

Anton Rønneberg: Nationaltheatret gjennom femti år (literally. The National Theatre through 50 years). Gyldendal 1949.

Contributors
Name Role
Alex Brinchmann – Playwright
Gerda Ring – Direction
Rahe Raheny – Stage design
Aud Brandt Hassel – Actor (En "pike" hos Blom)
Aase Bye – Actor (Helene, Bloms kone)
Lauritz Falk – Actor (Arkitekt Jean Blom)
Per Gjersøe – Actor (Løytnant Robertson)
Elisabeth Gording – Actor (Ellinor, Bergmanns kone)
Else Grieg Halvorsen – Actor (Søster Jenny)
Tryggve Larssen – Actor (Professor Ferdinand Bergmann)
Otto Lundh – Actor (Grosserer Holt)
Lars Nordrum – Actor (En vinkjører)
Jørn Ording – Actor (Jon Rylling)
Gerd Rude – Actor (Hushjelp hos Blom)
Harald Schwenzen – Actor (Max Dweller, pianist)
Hilde Solheim – Actor (Fru Sandemann)
Unni Torkildsen – Actor (Sylvia)
Per Aabel – Actor (Dr. Fredrik Holm)
Lillemor von Hanno – Actor (Helene, Bloms kone)
Other participants
Performance dates
Navember 11, 1940Hovedscenen – Worldwide premiere
Press coverage