Sunset Glow

Sunset Glow (1929) was a theatre production staged by Det Nye Teater, later known as Oslo Nye Teater (Oslo New Theatre), based on the play by Knut Hamsun.

The production was one of three opening performances for the theatre's new venue inRosenkrantzgate, where Oslo Nye Teater (Oslo New Theatre)'s main stage is still located today.

The theatre opened February 26 1929, when At the Gate of the Kingdom was performed. The next two evenings Hamsun's trilogy was completed with performances of The Game of Life and Sunset Glow.


Oslo Nye Teater (Oslo New Theatre)


(Objekt ID 22277)
Object type Production
Premiere February 28, 1929
Produced by Det Nye Teater
Based on Sunset Glow by Knut Hamsun
Audience Adults
Language Norwegian
Keywords Theatre, Drama
Running period February 28, 1929  

Requirements to venue

Blackout No
Contributors (15)
Name Role
Knut Hamsun – Playwright
Ingolf Schanche – Direction
Alexey Zaitzow – Stage design
Alexey Zaitzow – Costume design
Victor Bernau – Actor (Redaktør bondesen)
Hjalmar Fries – Actor (Kandidat tare)
Johan Hauge – Actor (Ivar kareno)
Jens Holstad – Actor (Maleren vium)
Mally Haaland – Actor (Frøken nathalia hovind)
Ingolf Schanche – Actor (Professor jerven)
Folkman Schaanning – Actor (Leo høibro)
Eva Steen – Actor (Alexandra)
Harald Stormoen – Actor (Kulturministeren)
Mary Koren Wiberg – Actor (Fru elina kareno)
Vera Hall – Mask design
Performance dates
February 28, 1929Hovedscenen, Det Nye Teater Opening night