The Thousand and One Nights

The Thousand and One Nightswas a theatre production staged by Oslo Nye Teater (Oslo New Theatre) in 1992, based on the fairytale collection from The Middle East.

Janken Varden and Bjørn Sæter directed it.

The production was performed at Centralteatret.


(Objekt ID 23340)
Object type Production
Premiere May 6, 1992
Produced by Oslo Nye Teater (Oslo New Theatre)
Based on The Thousand and One Nights by
Audience Adults
Language Norwegian
Keywords Theatre
Running period May 6, 1992  —  May 13, 1992
Duration 2 hours, 10 minutes
Contributors (20)
Name Role
Kjell Helgheim – Translation
IdaLou Larsen – Translation
Bjørn Sæter – Direction
Janken Varden – Direction
Magne Amdahl – Composer
Per Olav Austdahl – Stage design
Per Olav Austdahl – Costume design
Unni Evjen – Actor (Diverse roller)
Hans Petter Meirik – Actor (Diverse roller)
Helge Reiss – Actor (Diverse roller)
Finn Schau – Actor (Diverse roller)
Birgitte Victoria Svendsen – Actor (Diverse roller)
Trine Wenberg Svensen – Actor (Diverse roller)
Tom Berg – Musician (Klarinett)
Karl Johan Kalle Helgesen – Musician (Gitar)
Roy Hellvin – Musician (Tangentinstrumenter)
Leif Oddvar Osen – Musician (Trommer)
Lene Paulsen – Stage manager
Birgitta Bjørnstad – Prompter
Janken Varden – Musical Instructor
Performance dates
May 6, 1992Oslo Nye Centralteatret Opening night