Jeppe (1983) was a musical theatre production by The Norwegian Touring Theatre. Jeppe was a musical adaption of Jeppe of the Hill by Ludvig Holberg, created by Tormod Skagestad (text) and Finn Ludt (music). The production represented the world premiere of the new adaption. It went on tour the winter of 1983, with its tour opening Marc 10.

Knut Thomassen directed it.

Knut Risan played the role of Jeppe.

Elsa Lystad played the role of Nille.

Bjørn Sothberg played the role of the baron.


(Objekt ID 44191)
Object type Production
Premiere March 10, 1983
Produced by The Norwegian Touring Theatre (Riksteatret)
Based on Jeppe on the Hill by Ludvig Holberg
Audience Adults
Audience size 4886
Number of events 25
Language Norwegian Nynorsk
Keywords Musical theatre
Running period March 10, 1983  


Einar Dahl's private archive, donated by Einar Dahl, 16.11.2014

Performance dates
March 10, 1983Riksteatret, The Norwegian Touring Theatre (Riksteatret) Worldwide premiere