Pillars of Society

Pillars of Society was a theatre production by The National Theatre, produced in 1970 and based on the play by Henrik Ibsen. The production was performed at the theatre's main stage.

Magne Bleness directed it.

Gisle Straume played the role of Karsten Bernick.

Helen Brinchmann played the role of Lona Hessel.

Pillars of Society became Per Schwab's last assignment as a stage designer. He died July 2 1970.


(Objekt ID 17210)
Object type Production
Premiere September 1, 1970
Produced by The National Theatre
Based on Pillars of Society by Henrik Ibsen
Audience Adults
Number of events 44
Language Norwegian
Expressions Drama, Theatre
Running period September 1, 1970  
Website Nationaltheatret

Requirements to venue

Blackout No


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

Performance dates
September 1, 1970Hovedscenen – Opening night