Festen på taket* (The Party on the Roof)

Festen på taket* (The party on the roof) (1972) was a puppetry production by Oslo Nye Teater (Oslo New Theatre), based on the play by Jean-Loup Temporal. The production was performed in Oslo Nye Teater (Oslo New Theatre)'s puppetry.

Festen på taket was also performed on tour with The Norwegian Touring Theatre.

*Not yet translated into English. The title within parentheses is the Norwegian title's literal meaning.


(Objekt ID 22191)
Object type Production
Premiere Navember 30, 1972
Produced by Oslo Nye Teater (Oslo New Theatre)
In collaboration with The Norwegian Touring Theatre (Riksteatret)
Based on Festen på taket* (The Party on the Roof) by Jean-Loup Temporal
Audience Children
Language Norwegian
Expressions Puppetry, Performance for children
Running period Navember 30, 1972  —  April 8, 1973


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
Jean-Loup Temporal – Playwright
Tore Stubberud – Translation
Janine Antonucci – Stage design
Aline Schermesser – Stage design
Kjell Smidsrød – Puppeteer (Skorsteinsfeier / Direktør m. m)
Jean-Loup Temporal – Puppeteer (Løven / Elefant / Bjørnen / Giraffen)
Jean-Loup Temporal – Puppeteer (Sloutchani)
Ragnhild Wang – Puppeteer (Telemak)
Janine Antonucci – Puppet maker
Aline Schermesser – Puppet maker
Performance dates
April 2, 1973 – visiting performance
January 29, 1973 – New opening
Navember 30, 1972Oslo Nye Dukketeatret – National premiere, Norway