The Hour of the Lynx

The Hour of the Lynx (1988) was a theatre production by The National Theatre, the Norwegian premiere of the play by Per Olov Enquist. It was performed in the theatre's venue Amfiscenen.

Göran Graffman directed it. Earlier the same year, he had staged the same play for The Royal Dramatic Theatre (Sweden), in a production that visited The National Stage, Bergen in June.

Terje Strømdahl played the role of the young boy.

In 1989, the production visited Kristiansand.


(Objekt ID 43008)
Object type Production
Premiere October 13, 1988
Produced by The National Theatre
Based on The Hour of the Lynx by Per Olov Enquist
Audience Adults
Number of events 60
Language Norwegian
Keywords Drama, Theatre
Running period October 13, 1988  


Einar Dahl's private archive, donated by Einar Dahl, 23.10.2014

The National Theatre,, 08.11.2020,

Contributors (16)
Name Role
Per Olov Enquist – Playwright
Ole Jacob Bull – Translation
Göran Graffman – Direction
Lubos Hruza – Stage design
Per Johnsbråten – Sound
Steinar Flanes – Actor (Pleier)
Terje Strømdahl – Actor (Gutten)
Monna Tandberg – Actor (Presten)
Annika With – Actor (Lisbeth)
Greta Bremseth – Mask design
Laila Kristo – Props
Ole Langerud – Stage manager
Frits Solvang – Photo
Arnt-Erik Krokaa – Stage Manager
Sven Johansen – Lighting supervisor
Gro Mette Thorstensen – Prompter
Performance dates
October 13, 1988Amfiscenen, Nationaltheatret, The National Theatre National premiere, Norway