Trost i taklampa* (Blackbird in the Chandelier)

Trost i taklampa* (Blackbird in the Chandelier) was a musical theatre production by The Norwegian Touring Theatre in collaboration with Toten Teater and LOOC/the Lillehammer Olympics, produced in 1994 and based on the novel by Alf Prøysen. The adaption for the theatre was made by Prøysen in collaboration with Asbjørn Toms, and Finn Ludt wrote the music. The opening took place January 22 1994 in Raufoss.

Svein Erik Brodal directed it.

Inger Lise Rypdal played the role of Gunvor Smikkstugun.

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


(Objekt ID 35513)
Object type Production
Premiere January 22, 1994
Produced by The Norwegian Touring Theatre (Riksteatret)
In collaboration with
Based on Trost i taklampa* (Blackbird in the Chandelier) by Alf Prøysen
Audience Adults
Audience size 12309
Number of events 53
Language Norwegian
Keywords Musical, Theatre
Running period January 22, 1994  


Einar Dahl's private archive, donated by Einar Dahl, 05.06.2013

Report on the cultural aspect of the 1994 Olympics,, 08.03.2017,

Performance dates
January 31, 1994Maihaugsalen, Lillehammer Show
January 22, 1994Vestre Toten Kulturhus, Raufoss Opening night
Festivals (1)