Magdalene (1941) was a theatre production by The National Stage, the world premiere of a play by Torborg Nedreaas, written under the pseudonym Tore Johan Rasch. The production was performed in Ole Bull Teatret.

Hans Bille directed it.

Randi Lindtner Næss played the role of Magdalene.


(Objekt ID 62901)
Object type Production
Premiere March 25, 1941
Produced by The National Stage
Based on Magdalene by Torborg Nedreaas
Audience Adults
Number of events 8
Language Norwegian
Keywords Theatre, Drama, 2nd World War
Running period March 25, 1941  


The National Stage's repertoire database, donated by The National Stage/The Theatre Archive at the University of Bergen. Imported to the Sceneweb database 24.06.2016

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

Contributors (12)
Name Role
Torborg Nedreaas – Playwright
Torborg Nedreaas – Playwright
Hans Bille – Direction
Ludwig van Beethoven – Music (Coriolan)
Per Schwab – Stage design
Per Schwab – Costume design
Aagot Ekeby – Actor (Fru Rasmussen)
Stener Fogge – Actor (Kjell Ryan, Magdalenes sønn av 1. ekteskap)
Ole Grepp – Actor (Wilhelm Ryan, Magdalenes sønn av 1. ekteskap)
Helga Knudsen – Actor (Katinka, hushjelp)
Randi Lindtner Næss – Actor (Magdalene Schram)
Hans Stormoen – Actor (Skipsmegler Rasmussen)
Performance dates
March 25, 1941Ole Bull Teatret, The National Stage Worldwide premiere