Invitation to the Castle

Invitation to the Castle (1951) was a theatre production by Trøndelag Theatre, based on the play by Jean Anouilh.

Knut Hergel directed it.

Information

(Objekt ID 42214)
Object type Production
Premiere September 20, 1951
Produced by Trøndelag Theatre
Based on Invitation to the Castle by Jean Anouilh
Audience Adults
Number of events 32
Language Norwegian
Expressions Light comedy/slapstick, Theatre
Running period September 20, 1951  
Contributors (19)
Name Role
Jean Anouilh – Playwright
Peter Magnus – Translation
Knut Hergel – Direction
Urban Willumsen – Stage design
Knut Jacobsen – Costume design
Oscar Ottesen – Light
Lill Egede-Nissen – Actor (Capulat, hennes falmede selskapsdame)
Esther Hagemann – Actor (Isabelles mor, spillelærerinne)
Kristian Hefte – Actor (Messerschmann, Dianas far, en melankolsk millionær)
Sonja Heiberg – Actor (Diana Messerschmann, forlovet med Fréderic, hemmelig forelsket i Horace)
Ellen Isefiær – Actor (Madame Desmermortes, Horaces, Fréderices og Lady Indias tante)
Knut Jacobsen – Actor (Joshua, en alderstegen hovmester)
Erling Lindahl – Actor (Romainville, en sommerfuglsamler)
Eva Lunde – Actor (Lady India, Messerschmanns elskerinne)
Lars Nordrum – Actor (Horace, en ung herre på byen / Fréderic, Horaces bror)
Ingebjørg Sem – Actor (Isabelle, ballettdanserinne)
Per Skift – Actor (Patrice Bombelles, Messerschmanns sekretær)
Birger Straume – Stage manager
Audun Solbu – Technical director
Performance dates
September 20, 1951Gamle Scene – Opening night