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Shyness and Dignity

Shyness and Dignity was a theatre production staged by The National Theatre in 2000, based on the novel by Dag Solstad.

Marit Moum Aune directed it and won The Hedda Award 2001 in the open category for her idea, the concept and adaption of the novel.


(Objekt ID 17556)
Object type Production
Premiere September 2, 2000
Produced by The National Theatre
In collaboration with The Norwegian Touring Theatre (Riksteatret)
Based on Shyness and Dignity by Dag Solstad
Audience Adults
Language Norwegian
Keywords Drama, Monologue, Theatre
Running period September 2, 2000  
Website Nationalthatret

Requirements to venue

Blackout Yes

Shyness and Dignity by The National Theatre got a second Hedda nomination: Kai Remlov was nominated for The Hedda Award 2001 in particularly excellent performance category for the role of Elias Rukla.

The production also got an award from the free newspaper Natt & Dag.


The National Theatre on Shyness and Dignity, www.nationaltheatret.no, 08.11.2012, http://fdb.nationaltheatret.no/S%C3%B8k/tabid/57/ctl/PlayView/mid/374/oppsetningId/e476fc41-25c1-419d-8b68-1653978c872d/Default.aspx

Sceneweb on The Hedda Award 2001, www.sceneweb.no, 08.11.2012, http://www.sceneweb.no/en/awarding/23910/Heddaprisen_2001-2001

Performance dates
March 21, 2003Catilinasalen, Grimstad Kulturhus Tour Premiere
2001Amfiscenen, Nationaltheatret, The National Theatre New opening
September 2, 2000Malersalen, Nationaltheatret, The National Theatre Worldwide premiere