Dead Reckoning

Dead Reckoning was a theatre production by Oslo Nye Teater (Oslo New Theatre), produced in 2012, and based on the play by Eric Chappell.

Svein Sturla Hungnes directed it.

At the webpage of Oslo Nye Teater (Oslo New Theatre) the following, among other things, is written about Dead Reckoning:

"The famous artist Tony Scott and his wife Helen are one day visited by the mysterious man Todd. Todd confronts Scott with the past, which is still haunting him. He is given a raw and brutal offer, in which he gets the option to take revenge on who murdered his first wife.

But who is Todd, really? How far is Tony Scott willing to go for revenge? The decision Tony makes brings him and Helen into a terrible nightmare without an evident exit."


(Objekt ID 34124)
Object type Production
Premiere Navember 15, 2012
Produced by Oslo Nye Teater (Oslo New Theatre)
Based on Dead Reckoning by Eric Chappell
Audience Adults
Language Norwegian
Keywords Theatre, Crime
Running period Navember 15, 2012  

Presented in agreement with Josef Weinberger Limited, London.


E-mail from Oslo Nye Teater (Oslo New Theatre), 22.03.2013

Oslo Nye Teater (Oslo New Theatre),, 04.04.2013,

Contributors (14)
Name Role
Eric Chappell – Playwright
Svein Sturla Hungnes – Translation
Svein Sturla Hungnes – Direction
Ola Bråten – Stage design
Marianne Forsberg – Costume
Steffen Hofseth – Sound
Rolf Christian Egseth – Lighting design
Kåre Conradi – Actor (John Todd)
Bartek Kaminski – Actor (Joe Slater)
Dennis Storhøi – Actor (Tony Scott)
Birgitte Victoria Svendsen – Actor (Helen Scott)
Birgit Haugå – Mask design
Bjarne Stensrud – Stage manager
Birgitta Bjørnstad – Prompter
Performance dates
Navember 15, 2012Oslo Nye Centralteatret National premiere, Norway