The Fussy Man

The Fussy Man was a theatre production staged by The National Theatre in 1999, based on the play by Ludvig Holberg. The production was performed at the theatre's main stage.

Kim Bjarke (Denmark) directed it.

Per Theodor Haugen played the role of Vielgeschrey.

Kjersti Holmen played the role of Pernille.

Mona Hofland played the role of Magdelone. In 1968, the previous production The National Theatre made of The Fussy Man, she had played the role of Pernille. Magdelone became her farewell performance before retiring as steadily employed at The National Theatre.

The production was part of The National Theatre's 100-year anniversary. Ludvig Holberg's name is one of those decorating the theatre's facade.


(Objekt ID 17613)
Object type Production
Premiere September 10, 1999
Produced by The National Theatre
Based on The fussy man by Ludvig Holberg
Audience Adults
Language Norwegian
Keywords Comedy, Theatre
Running period September 10, 1999  
Website nationaltheatret

Requirements to venue

Blackout Yes


Einar Dahl's private archive, donated by Einar Dahl, 06.01.2015

Performance dates
September 10, 1999Hovedscenen, Nationaltheatret, The National Theatre Opening night