Trost i taklampa* (Blackbird in the Chandelier)

Trost i taklampa* (Blackbird in the Chandelier) (1979) was a theatre production by The Norwegian Touring Theatre, based on a musical by Alf Prøysen, Asbjørn Toms and Finn Ludt. The production was first performed in the summer at Chat Noir, prior to going on tour in the autumn in the fall, with its tour opening in Hamar August 29.

Svein Scharffenberg directed it.

Marit Bolling played the role of Gunvor Smikkstugun.

*Not yet translated into the English. The title within parentheses is the Norwegian title's literal meaning.


(Objekt ID 44127)
Object type Production
Premiere June 3, 1979
Produced by The Norwegian Touring Theatre (Riksteatret)
Based on Trost i taklampa* (Blackbird in the Chandelier) by Alf Prøysen
Audience Adults
Audience size 24627
Number of events 59
Language Norwegian dialect
Keywords Theatre, Musical
Running period June 3, 1979  


Einar Dahl's private archive, donated by Einar Dahl, 11.11.2014

Performance dates
August 29, 1979Riksteatret, The Norwegian Touring Theatre (Riksteatret) Tour Premiere
June 3, 1979Chat Noir Opening night