King Lear

King Lear was a theatre production by The Norwegian Theatre, produced in 1983, and based on the tragedy by William Shakespeare. It was performed in the facilities of The Norwegian Theatre at the time, in Stortingsgaten.

Arild Brinchmann directed it.

Gisle Straume interpreted the role of King Lear.


(Objekt ID 41250)
Object type Production
Premiere February 24, 1983
Produced by The Norwegian Theatre
Based on King Lear by William Shakespeare
Audience Adults
Audience size 4520
Number of events 17
Language Norwegian Nynorsk
Keywords Tragedy, Theatre
Running period February 24, 1983  


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
February 24, 1983Teaterlokalene i Stortingsgaten 16 Opening night