The Importance of Being Earnest

The Importance of Being Earnest was a theatre production staged by Det Nye Teater in 1946, based on the play by Oscar Wilde.


(Objekt ID 22611)
Object type Production
Premiere March 15, 1946
Produced by Det Nye Teater
Based on The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde
Audience Adults
Language Norwegian
Keywords Comedy, Theatre
Running period March 15, 1946  
Contributors (13)
Name Role
Oscar Wilde – Playwright
Tore Foss – Translation
Tore Foss – Direction
Kaare Hegle – Stage design
Helen Brinchmann – Actor (Cecily Cardew)
Jens Gunderssen – Actor (Merriman, hovmester)
Vegard Hall – Actor (Lane, Algernons tjener)
Else Heiberg – Actor (Gwendoline Fairfax)
Turid Haaland – Actor (Miss Prism, hennes guvernante)
Lillebil Ibsen – Actor (Lady Bracknell)
Ola Isene – Actor (Dr. Chasuble, sogneprest)
Georg Richter – Actor (Algernon Moncrieff)
Carsten Winger – Actor (Jack Worthing)
Performance dates
March 15, 1946Hovedscenen, Det Nye Teater Opening night