Long Day's Journey into Night

Long Day's Journey into Night (1986) was a theatre production by The National Stage, based on the play by Eugene O'Neill. The production was performed at the theatre's main stage.

Knut Thomassen directed it.

Grete Nordrå played the role of Mary Tyrone.

Lothar Lindtner played the role of James Tyrone.

Morten Andresen and Lasse Lindtner played the roles of the sons Jamie and Edmund.

Lothar Lindtner also was the father of Lasse Lindtner in real life. The two of them had performed the same roles, of James and Edmund, in a production at Trøndelag Theatre in 1980.


(Objekt ID 62785)
Object type Production
Premiere January 18, 1986
Produced by The National Stage
Based on Long Day's Journey into Night by Eugene O'Neill
Audience Adults
Number of events 27
Language Norwegian
Expressions Drama, Theatre
Running period January 18, 1986  
Duration 180 minutes


The National Stage's repertoire database, donated by The National Stage/TheTheatre Archive at the University of Bergen, 24.06.2016

Name Role
Eugene O'Neill – Playwright
Svein Selvig – Translation
Knut Thomassen – Direction
Kathrine Hysing – Stage design
Kathrine Hysing – Costume design
Asbjørn Johnsen – Light
Willy Myklestad – Light
Morten Andresen – Actor (Jamie Tyrone)
Gøril Haukebø – Actor (Cathleen)
Lasse Lindtner – Actor (Edmund Tyrone)
Lothar Lindtner – Actor (James Tyrone)
Grete Nordrå – Actor (Mary Tyrone)
Håkan Hede – Mask design
Indrani Balgobin – Props
Mette Omvik – Stage manager
Marit Sognnes – Prompter
Performance dates
January 18, 1986Store Scene, The National Stage – Opening night