Premiére date6 Sep. 1945
Produced byThe Norwegian Theatre
Based onAntigone by Sofokles
Number of events57
LanguageNorwegian Nynorsk
ExpressionsTheatre, Tragedy, 2nd World War, Political Theatre
Running period6 Sep. 1945  

About Antigone

Antigone (1945) was a theatre production by The Norwegian Theatre, based on the play by Sophocles. The production was the first The Norwegian Theatre had done of the play. It was staged at the theatre's main stage.

Knut Hergel directed it.

Tordis Maurstad interpreted the title role.

Johan Norlund played the role of Creon.

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The National Library of Norway, performance program transferred to Sceneweb 21.10.2015.

The Norwegian Theatre's repertoire database, donated by The Norwegian Theatre 08.09.2015.

Næss, Trine. (2009, February 13). Arne Walentin. From Norsk biografisk leksikon. Hentet 3. januar 2014 fra