Lysistrata (1951) was an operetta production by Trøndelag Theatre, based on an operetta by Barthold Halle (libretto) and Finn Ludt (music), called Når kvinner ikke vil* (When women won't). It was in turn based on the comedy Lysistrata by Aristophanes.

The production was directed by Ivo Cramér.

Eva Lunde interpreted the role of Lysistrata.

*Not yet translated into the English. The title within parentheses is the Norwegian title's literal meaning.


(Objekt ID 42208)
Object type Production
Premiere May 19, 1951
Produced by Trøndelag Theatre
Based on Når kvinner ikke vil* (When women won't) by Barthold Halle, Finn Ludt; Lysistrata by Aristofanes
Audience Adults
Number of events 21
Language Norwegian
Expressions Operetta, Theatre
Running period May 19, 1951  


Trøndelag Theatre's repertoire database, donated by Trøndelag Theatre, 20.06.2014

Norsk Biografisk Leksikon on Finn Ludt,, 25.10.2017,

Performance dates
May 19, 1951Gamle Scene – Worldwide premiere