On Hamlet

On Hamlet (2009) was a theatre production by The National Theatre. On Hamlet was a monologue by and with Espen Skjønberg about his work with William Shakespeare's play Hamlet. The production was performed in the theatre's venue Malersalen.

Espen Skjønberg played Hamlet for Det Nye Teater (The New Theatre) in 1953 and for The Norwegian Touring Theatre in 1956.


(Objekt ID 45387)
Object type Production
Premiere April 29, 2009
Produced by The National Theatre
Based on Hamlet AKA The Tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark by William Shakespeare
Audience Adults
Language Norwegian
Keywords Monologue, Theatre
Running period April 29, 2009  


The National Theatre, www.nationaltheatret.no, 18.10.17, http://forest.nationaltheatret.no/Productions/Details/d91e0fb7-09a5-42cc-9d6f-b23a8e788fb7

Einar Dahl's private archive, donated by Einar Dahl, 01.01.2015

Contributors (11)
Name Role
William Shakespeare – Author
Espen Skjønberg – Script
Espen Skjønberg – Actor
Claudio Aiello – Stage manager
Knut Børresen – Stage manager
Stein Ekvang – Stage Manager
Bjarne Svendsen – Lighting supervisor
Trond Bøthun Nilsen – Prompter
Truls Kwetzinsky – Producer
Alexander Bergan – Administration (Informasjonsansvarlig)
Jannik Finstad Wiberg – Administration (Markedsansvarlig)
Performance dates
April 29, 2009Malersalen, Nationaltheatret, The National Theatre Opening night