The Taming of the Shrew

The Taming of the Shrew (1975) was a theatre production by The National Theatre, based on the play by William Shakespeare. The production was performed at the theatre's main stage, using music and lyrics by the band Rain.

Kirsten Sørlie directed it.

Kari Simonsen played the role of Katherine.

Sverre Anker Ousdal played the role of Petruchio.


(Objekt ID 43431)
Object type Production
Premiere May 7, 1975
Produced by The National Theatre
Based on The Taming of the Shrew by William Shakespeare
Audience Adults
Language Norwegian
Expressions Theatre, Comedy
Running period May 7, 1975  

Requirements to venue

Blackout No


Einar Dahl's private archive, donated by Einar Dahl, 21.10.2014

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Performance dates
May 7, 1975Hovedscenen – Opening night
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