The Chairs

The Chairs was a theatre production by Det Nye Teater, produced in 1957, and based on the play by Eugene Ionesco.

Gerhard Knoop directed it.


(Objekt ID 22877)
Object type Production
Premiere Navember 3, 1957
Produced by Det Nye Teater
Based on The Chairs by Eugène Ionesco
Audience Adults
Language Norwegian
Keywords Theatre, Theatre of the absurd
Running period Navember 3, 1957  
Contributors (7)
Name Role
Eugène Ionesco – Playwright
Stein Bugge – Translation
Gerhard Knoop – Direction
Harald Martin – Stage design
Thor Hjorth-Jenssen – Actor (Taleren)
Randi Nordby – Actor (Konen)
Carsten Winger – Actor (Mannen)
Performance dates
Navember 3, 1957Hovedscenen, Det Nye Teater National premiere, Norway