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The Cherry Orchard

The Cherry Orchard (1979) was a theatre production by The Norwegian Theatre, based on the play by Anton Chekhov. The production was performed inthe venue the theatre used at the time, in Stortingsgaten.

Tormod Skagestad directed it.

Henny Moan played the role of Ranyevskaya.

Harald Heide Steen played the role of the old servant Firs, who at the end of the play is forgotten and left behind in the mansion. This became his last role. Heide Steen had been a central actor at The Norwegian Theatre ever since 1935. The remaining run was cancelled when he died.


(Objekt ID 41159)
Object type Production
Premiere October 4, 1979
Produced by The Norwegian Theatre
Based on The Cherry Orchard by Anton Tsjekhov
Audience Adults
Audience size 13248
Number of events 36
Language Norwegian Nynorsk
Keywords Drama, Theatre
Running period October 4, 1979  


Repertoire at The Norwegian Theatre 1913-2014. Transferred to Sceneweb 08.09.2015.

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

Performance dates
October 4, 1979Teaterlokalene i Stortingsgaten 16 Opening night