Elsa Laula

Elsa Laula (2012) was a theatre production by Åarjelhsaemien Teatere (the Southern Sami Theatre) and Nord-Trøndelag Theatre. Elsa Laula was based on a text by Cecilia Persson, Liv Hege Nylund and Ada Einmo Jürgensen. The production was performed on tour.

Liv Hege Nylund directed it.

Cecilia Persson performed it.

Elsa Laula Renberg (1877-1931) was a pioneer in the fight for Sami rights.

Elsa Laula was revived in 2017.

A digital version of Elsa Laula was made available during the Corona crisis of 2020. You may read more about the digital version here.


(Objekt ID 69232)
Object type Production
Premiere 2012
Produced by The Touring Theatre of Trøndelag, Åarjelhsaemien Teatere AS
Coproducers Trøndelag Theatre, Nordland Theatre
Language Southern Sami and Swedish
Keywords Theatre
Running period 2012  
Website Trøndelag Teater, NORD-TRØNDELAG TEATER, Sydsamisk Teater


Import from the Scenekunst.no list of openings 05.01.2017

The National Library of Norway, performance program transferred to Sceneweb 31.05.2018

Nord-Trøndelag Theatre, nordtrondelagteater.no, 05.01.2017, http://www.nordtrondelagteater.no/forestillinger/elsa-laula-dihte-staalehke-nysjene

The Southern Sami Theatre, www.asteatere.no, 17.08.2017., http://www.asteatere.no/elsa-laula-dihte-staalehke-nyjsene/

Trøndelag Theatre, trondelag-teater.no, 05.01.2017,  http://www.trondelag-teater.no/forestillinger/elsa-laula/

The encyclopaedia Store norske leksikon, www.snl.no, 27.07.2020, https://snl.no/Elsa_Laula_Renberg

Performance dates
February 10, 2017Gamle Scene, Trøndelag Teater Show
February 9, 2017Gamle Scene, Trøndelag Teater Show
February 8, 2017Gamle Scene, Trøndelag Teater Show
February 6, 2017Gamle Scene, Trøndelag Teater New opening
February 6, 2017Gamle Scene, Trøndelag Teater Show
February 1, 2013 New opening
2012 Worldwide premiere