Premiére date14 May. 1946
Produced byThe National Stage
Based onBarrabas by Nordahl Grieg
Number of events15
ExpressionsTheatre, Drama
Running period14 May. 1946  

About Barrabas

Barrabas (1946) was a theatre production by The National Stage, based on the play by Nordahl Grieg. It was performed at the theatre's main stage.

Stein Bugge directed it.

Børseth Rasmussen played the title role.

Eilif Armand played the role of Jesus.

The production was performed in the memory of Nordahl Grieg, with a prologue by Gunnar Reiss-Andersen (read by the writer) and an epilogue by Olav Simonnæs (read by Børseth Rasmussen), plus a performance of Sverre Jordan's national hymn Norge (Norway) with a text by Nordahl Grieg (La Norge fylle vårt hjerte, literally: Let Norway fill our hearts).

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    The National Stage's repertoire database, donated by The National Stage, 24.06.2016

    Knut Nygaard and Eiliv Eide, Den Nationale Scene 1931-1976 (literally: The National Stage 1931-1976), Gyldendal Norsk Forlag 1977