The Private Ear and The Public Eye

The Private Ear and The Public Eye (1963) was a theatre production by The Norwegian Touring Theatre, based on two one-act plays by Peter Shaffer. The production was first performed on tour, starting at Hamar, and then at the theatre's main stage.

Jens Gunderssen directed it.


(Objekt ID 23101)
Object type Production
Premiere February 6, 1964
Produced by Oslo Nye Teater (Oslo New Theatre)
Based on The Private Ear and The Public Eye by Peter Shaffer
Audience All
Language Norwegian Bokmål
Expressions Theatre
Running period October 31, 1963  

Requirements to venue

Blackout No
Name Role
Peter Shaffer – Playwright
Axel Kielland – Translation
Jens Gunderssen – Direction
Harald Martin – Stage design
Low Kaas – Costume design
Per Christensen – Actor (Bob)
Gunnar Olram – Actor (Charles Sidley)
Helge Reiss – Actor (Ted)
Anne-Lise Tangstad – Actor (Belinda Sidley)
Anne-Lise Tangstad – Actor (Doreen)
Carsten Winger – Actor (Julian Christoforou)
Odd Andersen – Stage manager
Kitty Strøm – Prompter
Performance dates
February 6, 1964Hovedscenen (The Main Stage) – New opening
October 31, 1963 – Tour opening