Storken* (The Stork)

Storken* (The Stork) (1929) was a theatre production by The National Stage, based on a play by Thit Jensen.

Thomas Thomassen directed it.

Ella Lie played the leading role, of Bodil Kragh.

Storken is about provoked abortion.

*Not yet translated into the English. The title within parentheses is the Norwegian title's literal meaning.


(Objekt ID 63722)
Object type Production
Premiere April 21, 1929
Produced by The National Stage
Based on Storken* (The Stork) by Thit Jensen
Audience Adults
Number of events 12
Language Norwegian
Expressions Theatre, Drama
Running period April 21, 1929  


Asbjørn Aarseth: Den Nationale Scene 1901-1931 (literally: The National Stage 1901-1931), Gyldendal Norsk Forlag 1969

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

Contributors (16)
Name Role
Thit Jensen – Playwright
Thomas Thomassen – Direction
Rahe Raheny – Stage design
Norma Balean – Actor (Anne Sofie)
Johan Barclay-Nitter – Actor (En rettsskriver)
Kolbjørn Buøen – Actor (Hannes Berg)
Frithjof Fearnley – Actor (Kaare Hammerik)
Doris Johannessen – Actor (Anina Bagge)
Bjarne Koht – Actor (En rettsbetjent)
Ella Lie – Actor (Bodil Kragh)
Sverre Næss – Actor (Overretssakfører Holk)
Per Schrøder Nielsen – Actor (Henning)
Torborg Schønberg – Actor (Fru Emilie Holk)
Ragnhild Sivertsen – Actor (Oda Christensen, tjenestepike hos Holk)
Thomas Thomassen – Actor (Professor Eigil Thomsen)
Alf Zetterholm – Actor (Rettsformannen)
Performance dates
April 21, 1929Store Scene, The National Stage – National premiere, Norway