An Enemy of the People

An Enemy of the People (1883) was a theatre production by Christiania Theatre, the world premiere of the play by Henrik Ibsen.

Johannes Brun directed it.

Arnoldus Reimers played the role of Tomas Stockmann.


(Objekt ID 64582)
Object type Production
Premiere January 13, 1883
Produced by Christiania Theatre
Based on An Enemy of the People by Henrik Ibsen
Audience Adults
Number of events 27
Language Norwegian
Expressions Drama, Theatre
Running period January 13, 1883  —  August 31, 1883


Øyvind Anker: Christiania Theaters repertoire 1827-99 (literally: Christiania Theatre's repertoire 1827-99).

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

Name Role
Henrik Ibsen – Playwright
Johannes Brun – Direction
Jean Berg – Actor (Hovstad)
Sigvard Emil Gundersen – Actor (Peter Stockmann)
Andreas Isachsen – Actor (Boktrykker Aslaksen)
Henrik Klausen – Actor (Morten Kiil)
Arnoldus Reimers – Actor (Doktor Tomas Stockmann)
Berent Schanche – Actor (Skibskaptein Horster)
Jens Selmer – Actor (Billing)
Ågot Gjems Selmer – Actor (Petra)
Lucie Wolf – Actor (Fru Stockmann)
Performance dates
January 13, 1883Christiania Theater – Worldwide premiere