The Witch

The Witch (1970) was a theatre production by The Norwegian Touring Theatre, based on the play by Hans Wiers-Jenssen. The production was performed on tour in the fall, with its opening in Kongsberg.

Elisabeth Bang directed it.

Eva Opaker played the role of Anne.

Information

(Objekt ID 77201)
Object type Production
Premiere September 29, 1970
Produced by The Norwegian Touring Theatre (Riksteatret)
Based on The Witch by Hans Wiers-Jenssen
Audience Adults
Number of events 54
Language Norwegian
Expressions Drama, Theatre
Running period September 29, 1970  —  Navember 28, 1970
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SOURCE:

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

Contributors
Name Role
Hans Wiers-Jenssen – Playwright
Elisabeth Bang – Direction
Per Fjeld – Stage design
Lita Prahl – Costume design
Kåre Kolberg – Sound design
Kari Borg – Lighting design
Tor Bjarke – Actor (Mester Laurentius, prest til Fjeldberg)
Kolbjørn Brenda – Actor (Mester Olaus, prest til Manger / Biskop Jens Schelderup)
Edel Eckblad – Actor (Herlofs-Marte)
Bonne Gauguin – Actor (Bente, tjenestepike hos Absalon)
Knut M. Hansson – Actor (Absalon Pederssøn Beyer, slottsprest på Bergenhus)
Ella Hval – Actor (Merete Beyer, Absalons mor)
Rolf Arly Lund – Actor (Martin, Absalons sønn av første ekteskap)
Eva Opaker – Actor (Anne Pedersdotter, Absalons hustru)
Ingolf Rogde – Actor (Mester Johannes, prest til Fane)
Noralv Teigen – Actor (David Syngemester)
Torill Øyen – Actor (Jørund, tjenestepike hos Absalon)
Harald Medbøe – Photo
Edel Eckblad – Tour manager
Edel Eckblad – Tour manager
Performance dates
September 29, 1970Riksteatret – Opening night