The First Warning

The First Warning (1949) was a theatre production by Det Nye Teater (The New Theatre), based on a one-act comedy by August Strindberg. It was performed with the same playwright's Playing with Fire.

Ellen Isefiær directed it.


(Objekt ID 22672)
Object type Production
Premiere January 23, 1949
Produced by Det Nye Teater
Based on The First Warning by August Strindberg
Audience Adults
Language Norwegian
Keywords One-act Play, Theatre
Running period January 23, 1949  —  February 13, 1949
Contributors (8)
Name Role
August Strindberg – Playwright
Axel Otto Normann – Translation
Ellen Isefiær – Direction
Kaare Hegle – Stage design
Stig Egede-Nissen – Actor (Herren)
Lillebil Ibsen – Actor (Fruen)
Liv Uchermann Selmer – Actor (Baronessen)
Sonja Wigert – Actor (Rosa)
Performance dates
January 23, 1949Hovedscenen, Det Nye Teater Opening night