Jeppe (1976) was a musical theatre production by The Norwegian Theatre. Jeppe was a musical adaption of the play Jeppe of the Hill by Ludvig Holberg, created by Tormod Skagestad (text) and Egil Monn-Iversen (music). The production represented the world premiere of the new adaption. It was performed in The Norwegian Theatre's facilities in Stortingsgaten.

Svein Erik Brodan and Henny Mürer directed it.

Rolv Wesenlund played the role of Jeppe.

Sølvi Wang played the role of Nille.

Sverre Wilberg played the role of the baron. He had acted the same role in the previous production of Jeppe of the Hill at The Norwegian Theatre 1963.


(Objekt ID 37655)
Object type Production
Premiere December 29, 1976
Produced by The Norwegian Theatre
Based on Jeppe on the Hill by Ludvig Holberg
Audience Adults
Audience size 78323
Number of events 144
Language Norwegian Nynorsk
Keywords Musical, Theatre
Running period December 29, 1976  


Norsk Biografisk Leksikon on Egil Monn-Iversen,

Einar Dahl's private archive, donated by Einar Dahl, 05.11.2014

Performance dates
1978Teaterlokalene i Stortingsgaten 16 New opening
1977Teaterlokalene i Stortingsgaten 16 New opening
December 29, 1976Teaterlokalene i Stortingsgaten 16 Worldwide premiere