Agentene* (The agents)
Agentene* (The agents) (1972) was a theatre production by The Arctic Theatre, the world premiere of a play by Magnar Mikkelsen. The music was composed by Sverre Kjelsberg and Knut Hallvard Johannessen. The opening took place in Vadsø.
Gunnar Bull Gundersen directed it.
Kari Gravklev made her debut as a stage designer in this production.
Agentene* (The agents) was the first full-length play written for The Arctic Theatre. It was also the first of the theatre's productions to be based on current Northern Norwegian issues. The play took place in a local newspaper's newsroom.
The Arctic Theatre, ht.tr.no, 09.12.2016, http://ht.tr.no/index.php/produksjon/agentene
Eilertsen, Jens Harald: Polare scener. Nordnorsk teaterhistorie 1971-2000 (literally: Arctic stages. Northern Norwegian theatre history 1971-2000), published by Orkana forlag 2005
Sigurd Stenersen, date unknown, Harstad Tidende [Harstad]:
"Unfortunately, the failure is brutally revealed in the fact that the theme of the performance is seemingly to serious for playful theatre people and writers to use as a student exercise."