The Political Tinker

The Political Tinker (1985) was a theatre production by The Norwegian Theatre, based on the comedy by Ludvig Holberg. The production was performed on tour with The Norwegian Touring Theatre, with its tour opening in Florø. 20 performances were given on tour, before the production transferred to The Norwegian Theatre's venue Prøvesalen (now called Scene 3).

Jon Heggedal directed it.

Rolf Sand played the role of the tinker, Herman von Bremen.

In Oslo, The Political Tinker was seen by a total of 1725 spectators.


(Objekt ID 41521)
Object type Production
Premiere Navember 18, 1985
Produced by The Norwegian Theatre
Based on The Political Tinker by Ludvig Holberg
Audience Adults
Number of events 43
Language Norwegian Nynorsk
Expressions Comedy, Theatre
Running period Navember 18, 1985  


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

Einar Dahl's private archive, donated by Einar Dahl, 2014.10.29

Performance dates
January 18, 1986Scene 3 (tidligere Prøvesalen) – New opening
Navember 18, 1985 – Opening night