The Stronger

The Stronger (1973) was a theatre production by the The National Theatre, based on the play by August Strindberg. The production was performed on tour with The Norwegian Touring Theatre prior to being performed in the theatre's venue Amfiscenen (the Amphi Stage).

Stein Winge directed it.

Urda Arneberg and Tone Schwarzotttook turns in the roles of Mrs. X and Miss Y.

The Stronger was performed with Strindberg's one-act play Creditors.

The double bill marked the 10th anniversary for Amfiscenen (the Amphi Stage) at The National Theatre.


(Objekt ID 40861)
Object type Production
Premiere Navember 3, 1973
Produced by The National Theatre
Coproducers The Norwegian Touring Theatre (Riksteatret)
Based on The Stronger by August Strindberg
Audience Adults
Number of events 42
Language Norwegian
Expressions One-act Play, Drama, Theatre
Running period October 1973  

Requirements to venue

Blackout No


Einar Dahl's private archive, donated by Einar Dahl, 21.10.2014

The National Theatre,, 26.03.18,

Name Role
August Strindberg – Playwright
Stein Winge – Direction
Gunnar Alme – Stage design
Gunnar Alme – Costume design
Lita Prahl – Costume
Urda Arneberg – Actor (Fru X / Mlle. Y)
Tone Schwarzott – Actor (Mlle. Y / Fru X)
Ingerid Vardund – Actor (Serveringsdamen)
Jan Johansen – Stage manager
Ragnar Dyresen – Prompter
Other participants
Performance dates
Navember 3, 1973Amfiscenen – New opening
October 1973 – Tour Premiere
Press coverage