A Midsummer Night's Dream

Premiére date15 Jan. 1903
Produced byThe National Theatre
Based onA Midsummer Night's Dream by William Shakespeare
AudienceAdults
LanguageNorwegian
ExpressionsTheatre, Comedy
Running period15 Jan. 1903  
WebsiteNATIONALTHEATRET ARKIV

About A Midsummer Night's Dream

A Midsummer Night's Dream (1903) was a theatre production by The National Theatre, based on the play by William Shakespeare.

Bjørn Bjørnson directed it.

Johanne Dybwad played the role of Puck.

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    Press review

    Sigurd Bødtker, date unknown, Verdens Gang [Kristiania]: 
    "I have seen a number of talented women play Puck. They should stop, after Mrs. Dybwad has now shown us how Puck is. Simply the way she squeezes the poppy, the merrily evil look, finding that the silly people deserve both one thing and another. With words singing of their own from her lips, with an attitude of pride, because she rules this moment.No, nobody knows Puck the way Mrs. Dybwad does."

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    SOURCES:

    The National Theatre, forest.nationaltheatret.no, 14.01.2016, http://forest.nationaltheatret.no/Productions/Details/174e4ba2-60cd-4477-a3cc-4228d8f2b2b1

    Normann, Axel Otto: Johanne Dybwad. Published by Gyldendal Norsk Forlag, Oslo 1937