The Dining Room

The Dining Room was a theatre production staged by Oslo Nye Teater (Oslo New Theatre) in 1983, based on the play by Albert Ramsdell Gurney.

Trond Lie directed it.

The production also went on tour.


(Objekt ID 23464)
Object type Production
Premiere September 22, 1983
Produced by Oslo Nye Teater (Oslo New Theatre)
Based on The Dining Room by A.R Gurney
Audience Adults
Language Norwegian
Keywords Comedy, Theatre
Running period September 22, 1983  —  October 17, 1983
Duration Approximately two hours
Contributors (13)
Name Role
A.R Gurney – Playwright
Trond Lie – Translation
Trond Lie – Direction
Per Horn – Stage design
Marianne Forsberg – Costume design
Bente Børsum – Actor (Selgeren/Mor/Dora / Beth/Tante Harriet / Ruth/Kate/Bertha)
Pelle Christensen – Actor (Faren/psykiateren / Bestefaren/Stuart/Jim)
Unni Evjen – Actor (Annie/Ellie/Carolyn / Nancy/Helen/Meg/Claire)
Per Lillo-Stenberg – Actor (Kunden/Arthur/Paul / Arkitekten/Ben/Gordon)
Sissel Sellæg – Actor (Sally/Aggil/Margery / Sarah/Emily/Annie)
Gard Øyen – Actor (Sønnen/Howard/Michael / Fred/Chris/Tony/Dick / Sønnesønnen/David)
Tom Andersen – Stage manager
Karin Mace – Prompter
Performance dates
September 22, 1983Hovedscenen (The Main Stage), Oslo Nye Teater (Oslo New Theatre) National premiere, Norway