Fellow Man

Fellow Man (1952) was a theatre production by The Norwegian Theatre, based on the novel by Olav Duun, in a theatrical adaption by Olav Duun and Knut Hergel. The production was performed in the facilities The Norwegian Theatre used at the time, in Stortingsgaten 16.

Alf Sommer instructed it, based on Knut Hergel's original direction.

Elisabeth Bang played the role of Ragnhild.

Lars Tvinde played the role of Didrik. He had interpreted the same role in the original production in 1937 and again in 1942.

Information

(Objekt ID 78570)
Object type Production
Premiere October 14, 1952
Produced by The Norwegian Theatre
Based on Fellow Man by Olav Duun
Audience Adults
Number of events 37
Language Norwegian Nynorsk
Expressions Theatre, Drama
Running period October 14, 1952  
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SOURCES:

Repertoire at The Norwegian Theatre 1913-2014. Transferred to Sceneweb 08.09.2015.

The National Library of Norway, performance program transferred to Sceneweb 13.08.2015.

Contributors
Name Role
Olav Duun – Author
Olav Duun – Dramatised by
Knut Hergel – Dramatised by
Knut Hergel – Direction (Originalregi)
Alf Sommer – Direction
Alf Sommer – Staging (Etter Knut Hergels regi)
Adolf Kristoffer Nielsen – Musical Management
Arne Walentin – Stage design
Elisabeth Bang – Actor (Ragnhild, kona til Håkon)
Helge Essmar – Actor (Karl Albert )
Dagmar Myhrvold – Actor (Tale, mor til Håkon)
Lydia Opøien – Actor (Lea, halvsyster til Håkon)
Amund Rydland – Actor (Lensmannen)
Pål Skjønberg – Actor (Paul)
Astrid Sommer – Actor (Gamalfaster, «Kvitugla»)
Lars Tvinde – Actor (Didrik, far til Håkon)
Åsta Voss – Actor (Indianna, gjente hos «Kvitugla»)
Kåre Wicklund – Actor (Morten)
Øyvind Øyen – Actor (Håkon Stavsund)