The Vikings at Helgeland

The Vikings at Helgeland (1876) was a theatre production by The National Stage, based on the play by Henrik Ibsen. It was performed in Komediehuset. The production was The National Stage's opening performance.

Jacob Asmundsen directed it.

Fredrikke Nielsen played the role of Hjørdis.

Lars Michelsen played the role of Sigurd.


(Objekt ID 62306)
Object type Production
Premiere October 24, 1876
Produced by The National Stage
Based on The Vikings at Helgeland by Henrik Ibsen
Audience Adults
Number of events 4
Language Norwegian
Expressions Theatre, Drama
Running period October 25, 1876  
Duration 180 minutes


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

The National Library of Norway,

Wiers-Jenssen, Hans: Den Nationale Scene: De første 25 aar (literally: The National Stage: The first 25 years), published by John Griegs forlag, Bergen

Name Role
Henrik Ibsen – Playwright
Jacob Hveding Asmundsen – Direction
Rosa Asmundsen – Actor (Dagny, Ørnulfs datter)
Jacob Hveding Asmundsen – Actor (Ørnulf fra Fjordene, landomsmand paa Island)
George Asmundsen – Actor (Egil, Gunnars søn)
Albert Bøgh – Actor (Gunnar Herse, rig bonde paa Helgeland)
Christopher Kavli – Actor (Kaare Bonde, en helgelending)
Lars Michelsen – Actor (Sigurd hin Stærke, sjøkonge)
Fredrikke Nielsen – Actor (Hjørdis, Ørnulfs fosterdatter)
Alexander Rasmussen – Actor (Thorolf, Ørnulfs yngste søn)
Performance dates
October 24, 1876Det Gamle Teater/Komediehuset – Opening night