Coppélia (1962) was a ballet production bv The Norwegian Opera. Coppélia was the Norwegian premiere of the complete ballet, to music by Léo Délibes. The production was performed by The Norwegian Opera at Folketeateret.

Choreography: Marius Petipa / Michel de Lutry and Joan Harris (coach).

Anne Borg and Mette Møller danced the role of Swanhilda.

Rolf DalengGellu de Barbo and Palle Damm danced the role of Franz.

Coppélia was performed at The National Stage in January 1964 (6 performances).


(Objekt ID 68556)
Object type Production
Premiere Navember 15, 1962
Produced by The Norwegian National Opera & Ballet
In collaboration with The National Stage
Based on Coppélia by Léo Délibes, Marius Petipa
Audience Adults
Keywords Classical ballet
Running period Navember 15, 1962  


Anne-Margrethe Skari’s private archive. Donated by Anne-Margrethe Skari, 17.11.2021

Knut Nygaard and Eiliv Eide: Den Nationale Scene. 1931-76, Gyldendal 1977

Repertoire archive, The Norwegian National Opera and Ballet, 18.05.2018

Performance dates
Navember 1, 1965Hovedscenen i Folketeaterbygningen Season premiere/Seasonal opening
Navember 2, 1964Hovedscenen i Folketeaterbygningen Tour opening
January 24, 1964Store Scene, The National Stage visiting performance
Navember 22, 1962Hovedscenen i Folketeaterbygningen Season premiere/Seasonal opening
Navember 15, 1962Hovedscenen i Folketeaterbygningen National premiere, Norway