Emperor and Galilean

Emperor and Galilean was a theatre production by The Norwegian Theatre, produced in 1987, and based on the play by Henrik Ibsen.

Sam Besekow directed it.


(Objekt ID 41618)
Object type Production
Premiere September 19, 1987
Produced by The Norwegian Theatre
Based on Emperor and Galilean by Henrik Ibsen
Audience Adults
Language Norwegian Nynorsk
Keywords Drama, Theatre
Running period September 19, 1987  

Emperor and Galilean by The Norwegian Theatre consisted of both parts of Henrik Ibsen's play. The opening night both Caesar s Apostasy and The Emperor Julianwere performed, but in the rest of the period the parts were performed separately, each its night. The first part was performed 23 times, the second 16 times, during the run.

Sam Besekow was given an award for particularly excellent work by Norsk Teaterlederforening (later: Norwegian Associations of Theatres and Orchestras) for his staging of Emperor and Galilean.

Performance dates
September 19, 1987Hovudscenen, The Norwegian Theatre Worldwide premiere