The White Seal

The White Seal (1983) was a puppetry production by Oslo Nye Teater (Oslo New Theatre), based on the short story by Rudyard Kipling, in a theatrical adaptation for puppetry by Kjersti Germeten. The production was performed in Oslo Nye Teater (Oslo New Theatre)'s puppetry venue.

Kjersti Germeten directed it.

The production visited Bergen International Festival.

Kjersti Germeten received Norwegian Critics' Award for theatre 1983/1984 for her work on the production.

Information

(Objekt ID 23444)
Object type Production
Premiere September 16, 1983
Produced by Oslo Nye Teater (Oslo New Theatre)
Based on The White Seal by Rudyard Kipling
Audience Children
Language Norwegian
Expressions Puppetry, Performance for children
Running period September 16, 1983  —  1984
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SOURCES:

Oslo Nye Teater (Oslo New Theatre)'s repertoire database. Donated by Oslo Nye Teater (Oslo New Theatre). Imported to the Sceneweb database 11.09.2011

Norwegian Critics' Association, www.kritikerlaget.no, 14.07.20, https://kritikerlaget.no/teater-musikk-og-dans/priser/mottakere-av-teaterkritikerprisen

Contributors
Name Role
Rudyard Kipling – Author
Kjersti Germeten – Dramatised by
Kjersti Germeten – Direction
Gunnar Germeten – Music
Hans Petter Harboe – Stage design
Stein Kiran – Puppeteer (Far (Sjøsnapper) / Venn / Sjøhest / Hvalross / Skilpadde / Menneske)
Lars Rambøl – Puppeteer (Menneske)
Anne-Lise Ruud – Puppeteer (Venn / Hvalross / Sjøhest / Blekksrput / Menneske)
Anne Tidemand – Puppeteer (Kjæreste / Nabo / Hvalross / Sjøhest / Hal / Musling / Menneske)
Ragnhild Wang – Puppeteer (Mor (Matkah) / Musling / Sjøhest / Albatross / Menneske)
Knut Wiulsrød – Puppeteer (Kotick, Den hvite selen / Menneske)
Kjersti Germeten – Puppet maker
Laila Hauge – Props
Trine Moen – Props
Lars Rambøl – Stage manager
Lars Rambøl – Technician
Hans Petter Harboe – Poster
Anne Winger – Administration (Salgsleder)
Performance dates
June 6, 1984Oslo Nye Dukketeatret – New opening
September 16, 1983Oslo Nye Dukketeatret – National premiere, Norway