Henry IV

Henry IV (2008) was a theatre production by The Norwegian Theatre, based on the double play by William Shakespeare. The production was staged in the theatre's venue Scene 2.

Stein Winge directed it.

Pål Sverre Valheim Hagen interpreted the title role.

Bjørn Sundquist acted in the role of Sir John Falstaff.

Henry IV was the third production in The Norwegian Theatre's planned series of Shakespeare's Wars of the Roses plays at The Norwegian Theatre. All were meant to be directed by Winge. Richard II was performed in 2005, Richard III in 2007 and Henry IV in 2008. Henry VI and Henry V were planned for 2009, but the theatre cancelled the rest of the series after Henry IV.


(Objekt ID 46921)
Object type Production
Premiere February 23, 2008
Produced by The Norwegian Theatre
Based on Henry IV by William Shakespeare
Audience Adults
Audience size 2217
Number of events 22
Language Norwegian Nynorsk
Keywords Theatre
Running period February 23, 2008  


Einar Dahl's private archive, donated by Einar Dahl, May 2 2015

Performance dates
February 23, 2008Scene 2, Det Norske Teatret, The Norwegian Theatre Opening night