The Ugly Duckling

The Ugly Duckling (1996) was a puppetry production for children by Oslo Nye Teater (Oslo New Theatre). It was based on the fairytale by H. C. Andersen, in a theatrical adaptation by Kjersti Germeten. The production was performed at Oslo Nye Teater (Oslo New Theatre)'s puppet theatre in Frogner Manor, Oslo City Museum.

Kjersti Germeten also directed it.


(Objekt ID 22030)
Object type Production
Premiere May 3, 1996
Produced by Oslo Nye Teater (Oslo New Theatre)
Based on The Ugly Duckling by Hans Christian Andersen
Audience Children
Language Norwegian
Expressions Puppetry, Performance for children , Fairytale
Running period May 3, 1996  —  October 18, 1996


Oslo Nye Teater (Oslo New Theatre)'s repertoire database. Donated by Oslo Nye Teater (Oslo New Theatre). Imported to the Sceneweb database 11.09.2011

Name Role
Hans Christian Andersen – Author
Hans Rønningen – Songlyrics
Kjersti Germeten – Dramatised by
Kjersti Germeten – Direction
Hans Rønningen – Music
Christian Egemar – Stage design
Christian Egemar – Puppetry Design
Marianne Edvardsen – Puppeteer (Husholdersken m. fler)
Hans Rønningen – Puppeteer (Hans Christian Andersen m. fler)
Christian Egemar – Puppet maker
Ragnhild Wang – Puppet maker
Trond Graff – Technical director
Performance dates
May 3, 1996Oslo Nye Dukketeatret – Opening night