Hamlet (1956) was a theatre production by The Norwegian Touring Theatre, based on the play by William Shakespeare. The production went on tour that winter.

Johan Borgen directed it, using Hans Jacob Nilsen's plan for the direction.

Espen Skjønberg played the title role.


(Objekt ID 76329)
Object type Production
Premiere January 14, 1956
Produced by The Norwegian Touring Theatre (Riksteatret)
Based on Hamlet AKA The Tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark by William Shakespeare
Audience Adults
Number of events 65
Language Norwegian
Expressions Tragedy, Theatre
Running period January 14, 1956  —  March 30, 1956


The Norwegian Touring Theatre's archive, donated by The Norwegian Touring Theatre, 23.08.2017

Performance dates
January 14, 1956Riksteatret – Opening night