The Witch

The Witch (1967) was a theatre production by The National Theatre, based on the play by Hans Wiers-Jenssen. The production was performed at the theatre's main stage.

Knut Hergel directed it.

Liv Ullmann played the role of Anne.

The Witch visited Bergen International Festival 1967, during which four performances were played.

Information

(Objekt ID 17169)
Object type Production
Premiere January 19, 1967
Produced by The National Theatre
Based on The Witch by Hans Wiers-Jenssen
Audience Adults
Number of events 35
Language Norwegian
Expressions Drama, Theatre
Running period January 19, 1967  
Website Nationaltheatret

Requirements to venue

Blackout No
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SOURCES:

Anton Rønneberg: Nationaltheatret 1949-1974 (literally: The National Theatre 1949-1974), Gyldendal 1974.

Einar Dahl's private archive, donated by Einar Dahl, 21.10.2014

The National Theatre, www.nationaltheatret.no, 30.10.19, https://forest.nationaltheatret.no/Productions/EventSeries/b2ddeae5-e242-452a-a546-2562df20718c?event_id=60751fbd-e0d4-44eb-b7af-fc0adfd9fced

Contributors (20)
Name Role
Hans Wiers-Jenssen – Playwright
Knut Hergel – Direction
Christian Stenersen – Stage design
Lita Prahl – Costume design
Eilif Armand – Actor (Mester Laurentius)
Arne Bang-Hansen – Actor (Mester Johannes)
Geir Børresen – Actor (Bysvend)
Aagot Børseth – Actor (Bente)
Joachim Calmeyer – Actor (Martin)
Jakob Margido Esp – Actor (Bysvend)
Astrid Folstad – Actor (Herlofs-Marte)
Stein Grieg Halvorsen – Actor (Absalon Pedersson Beyer)
Ella Hval – Actor (Merete Beyer)
Ola Isene – Actor (Biskop Jens Schelderup)
Arne Lie – Actor (David Syngemester)
Gunnar Olram – Actor (Mester Olaus)
Georg Thommesen – Actor (Anføreren for byvakten)
Liv Thorsen – Actor (Jørund)
Axel Thue – Actor (Jørgen Prest)
Liv Ullmann – Actor (Anne Pedersdotter)
Performance dates
June 8, 1967Store Scene at The National Stage , Bergen International Festival – visiting performance
January 19, 1967Hovedscenen – Opening night
Festivals (1)