Hamlet (1953) was a theatre production staged by Det Nye Teater (later part of Oslo Nye Teater/Oslo New Theatre) in 1953, based on the play by William Shakespeare. The production was performed at the theatre's main stage.

Alfred Solaas directed it.

Espen Skjønberg interpreted the title role.


(Objekt ID 22787)
Object type Production
Premiere September 2, 1953
Produced by Det Nye Teater
Based on Hamlet AKA The Tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark by William Shakespeare
Audience Adults
Language Norwegian Bokmål
Expressions Drama, Theatre, Tragedy
Running period September 2, 1953  

Requirements to venue

Blackout No
Other participants
Performance dates
September 2, 1953Hovedscenen – Opening night
Press coverage