Look Back in Anger

Look Back in Anger was a theatre production by Trøndelag Theatre, produced in 1958 and based on the play by John Osborne.

Rolf Carlsten directed it.

Arne Aas acted in the role of Jimmy Porter.


(Objekt ID 42579)
Object type Production
Premiere April 1, 1958
Produced by Trøndelag Theatre
In collaboration with The Norwegian Touring Theatre (Riksteatret)
Based on Look Back in Anger by John Osborne
Audience Adults
Audience size 7000
Number of events 37
Language Norwegian
Expressions Theatre, Drama
Running period April 1, 1958  
Contributors (12)
Name Role
John Osborne – Playwright
Helge Krog – Translation
Rolf Carlsten – Direction
Anders Krigsvoll – Stage design
Oscar Ottesen – Light
Eva Burø – Actor (Alison Porter )
Jens Christian Ek – Actor (Cliff Lewis )
Knut Jacobsen – Actor (Oberst Redfern, Alison´s far )
Wenche Tønseth – Actor (Helena Charles )
Arne Aas – Actor (Jimmy Porter )
Geir Aasen – Stage manager
Audun Solbu – Technical director
Performance dates
October 1958Riksteatret – Tour Premiere
April 1, 1958Gamle Scene – National premiere, Norway