Fiddler on the Roof

Premiére date3 Apr. 1968
Produced byThe Norwegian Theatre
In collaboration withThe Norwegian Touring Theatre (Riksteatret)
Based onFiddler on the Roof by Sheldon Harnick, Joseph Stein, Jerry Bock
Audience size156708
Number of events335
LanguageNorwegian Nynorsk
ExpressionsMusical, Theatre
Running period3 Apr. 1968  

About Fiddler on the Roof

Fiddler on the Roof (1968) was a musical theatre production by The Norwegian Theatre, based on the musical by Joseph Stein (book), Sheldon Harnick (lyrics) and Jerry Bock (music), after the short stories by Sholem Aleichem. The production was staged at the facilities the theatre used at the time, in Stortingsgaten.

American Tom Abbott directed and choreographed it.

Lasse Kolstad played the role of Tevye. He received Norwegian Critics' Award for theatre for his interpretation the role.

Sølvi Wang played the role of Golde.

The production also went on tour, produced by The Norwegian Touring Theatre.

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Einar Dahl's private archive, donated by Einar Dahl, 01.11.2014

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