Easter (1972) was a theatre production by The Norwegian Theatre, based on the play by August Strindberg. It went on tour, with its tour opening in Sunndalsøra, before it was performed at the theatre's facilities in Stortingsgaten.

Gerhard Knoop directed it.

Odd Furøy played the role of Elis.


(Objekt ID 40764)
Object type Production
Premiere Navember 8, 1972
Produced by The Norwegian Theatre
Based on Easter by August Strindberg
Audience Adults
Audience size 13182
Number of events 54
Language Norwegian Nynorsk
Expressions Drama, Theatre
Running period Navember 8, 1972  

Requirements to venue

Blackout No


Einar Dahl's private archive, donated by Einar Dahl, 31.10.2014

Name Role
August Strindberg – Playwright
Tormod Skagestad – Translation
Gerhard Knoop – Direction
Snorre Tindberg – Stage design
Grethe Wang – Costume design
Bente Børsum – Actor (Kristina)
Odd Furøy – Actor (Elis)
Britt Langlie – Actor (Eleonora)
Bjørn Skagestad – Actor (Benjamin)
Astrid Sommer – Actor (Fru Heyst)
Harald Heide Steen – Actor (Lindkvist)
Stein Hamre – Props
Inger Nilsen – Stage manager
Josef Valko – Stage Manager
Gylmer Andersen – Lighting supervisor
Magnhild Andersen – Prompter
Bente Børsum – Tour manager
Other participants
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