Schweik in the Second World War

Schweik in the Second World War (1986) was a theatre production by The Norwegian Touring Theatre, based on the play Schweyk im Zweiten Weltkrieg by Bertolt Brecht. The production went on tour the winter of 1986, opening February 6.

Barthold Halle directed it.

Lasse Pöysti played the title role.

Schweik in the Second World Warvisited Tampere, Finland, where two performances were played.


(Objekt ID 43866)
Object type Production
Premiere February 6, 1986
Produced by The Norwegian Touring Theatre (Riksteatret)
Based on Schweik in the Second World War by Bertolt Brecht, Hanns Eisler
Audience Adults
Audience size 8061
Number of events 43
Language Norwegian
Keywords Musical theatre, Theatre, Political Theatre
Running period February 6, 1986  


Einar Dahl's private archive, donated by Einar Dahl, 19.11.2014

Berit Kullander's private archive, donated by Berit Kullander, 24.10.2014

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