The Fussy Man

The Fussy Man was a theatre production staged by The National Theatre in 1968, based on the play by Ludvig Holberg. The production was performed at the theatre's main stage.

Edith Roger directed it.

Per Aabel played the role of Vielgeschrey.

Mona Hofland played the role of Pernille.

The production visited Bergen International Festival.

In June 1971 the production was revived as part of Per Aabel's 40th anniversary, in a run of 16 performances. Per Aabel also visited Trøndelag Theatre as Vielgeschrey, and performed the role in other cities in Scandinavia.


(Objekt ID 17180)
Object type Production
Premiere October 5, 1968
Produced by The National Theatre
Based on The fussy man by Ludvig Holberg
Audience Adults
Number of events 109
Language Norwegian
Expressions Comedy, Theatre
Running period October 5, 1968  
Website Nationaltheatret

Requirements to venue

Blackout No


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

Performance dates
1971Hovedscenen – New opening
May 27, 1969Store Scene at The National Stage , Bergen International Festival – visiting performance
October 5, 1968Hovedscenen – Opening night