Flowers and blood

Victoria (1981) was a theatre production by The Norwegian Touring Theatre, subtitled Flowers and blood. It was based on the novel by Knut Hamsun, in an adaptation by Sverre Udnæs. The premiere took place at The Arts Festival of North Norway the summer of 1981. During the autumn it went on tour, with its tour opening in Melhus.

Sverre Udnæs directed it.

Anne Beate Odland interpreted the title role. She had played the role of Camilla when The Norwegian Touring Theatre staged Victoria in 1978.

Even Stormoen played Johannes, son of the miller.

The produciton visited Sweden, with a run of eight performances.


(Objekt ID 44168)
Object type Production
Premiere June 27, 1981
Produced by The Norwegian Touring Theatre (Riksteatret)
Based on Victoria by Knut Hamsun
Audience Adults
Language Norwegian
Keywords Drama, Theatre
Running period June 27, 1981  


Einar Dahl's private archive, donated by Einar Dahl, 12.11.2014

Performance dates
September 1981Riksteatret, The Norwegian Touring Theatre (Riksteatret) Tour Premiere
June 27, 1981Storsalen, Harstad Kulturhus Worldwide premiere
Festivals (1)
Arctic Arts Festival June 27, 1981