A Behanding in Spokane

A Behanding in Spokane was a theatre production staged by The National Theatre in 2012, based on the play by Martin McDonagh.

A Behanding in Spokane - Komilab nr. 7* (Comedy Lab no. 7) was part of The National Theatre's Komilab-prosjektet (The Comedy Lab Project), performed at The Torshov Theatre.

Komilab-prosjektet was nominated for the Hedda Awards 2012 in the category of special artistic achievement.


The Hedda Awards, 29.05.2012, http://heddaprisen.no/pub/heddaprisen/main/?&mid=1031&aid=1030

*Not yet translated into English. The title within parentheses is the Norwegian title's literal meaning.


(Objekt ID 28782)
Object type Production
Premiere March 24, 2012
Produced by The National Theatre, The Torshov Theatre
Based on A Behanding in Spokane by Martin McDonagh
Audience Adults
Language Norwegian
Expressions Comedy, Theatre
Running period March 24, 2012  
Contributors (20)
Name Role
Martin McDonagh – Playwright
Thomas Seeberg Torjussen – Translation
Fridtjov Såheim – Direction
Hege Randi Tørressen – Dramaturge
Tuva Hølmebakk – Stage design
Tuva Hølmebakk – Costume design
André Bratten Småland – Sound
Torben Jolma – Lighting design
Thorbjørn Harr – Actor
Mariann Hole – Actor
Nader Khademi – Actor
Jan Gunnar Røise – Actor
Ingfrid Vasset – Mask design
Flavio Kiforenco Pighin – Props
Christina Johannessen – Stage manager
Sandra Sörqvist – Stage Manager
Cathrine Engehagen Bråthen – Costume production supervisor
June Kristiansen – Prompter
Tove Arna Lewin – Producer
Jannik Finstad Wiberg – Administration (Informasjonsansvarlig og markedsansvarlig)
Performance dates
March 24, 2012Torshovteatret - Hovedsalen – National premiere, Norway