Ghosts (1983) was a theatre production by Telemark Theatre (named Ibsen Theatre from 1990). The production was based on the play by Henrik Ibsen.

Jan Bull directed it.

Inger Lise Westby played the role of Helene (Helen) Alving.

Ghosts was also performed in 1984, at the time as a visiting performance in Kristiansand in collaboration with The Norwegian Touring Theatre.


(Objekt ID 79664)
Object type Production
Premiere October 14, 1983
Produced by Ibsen Theatre
In collaboration with The Norwegian Touring Theatre (Riksteatret)
Based on Ghosts by Henrik Ibsen
Audience Adults
Audience size 7117
Language Norwegian
Keywords Drama, Theatre
Running period October 14, 1983  


The National Library of Norway,, 09.11.2017,

Contributors (20)
Name Role
Henrik Ibsen – Playwright
Jan Bull – Adapted by
Jan Bull – Direction
Guttorm Guttormsen – Music
Svenolov Ehrén – Stage design
Svenolov Ehrén – Costume design
Karl Bomann-Larsen – Actor (Snekker Engstrand)
Anne Herlofsen – Actor (Regine Engstrand)
Finn Kvalem – Actor (Pastor Manders)
Arvid Ones – Actor (Osvald Alving)
Inger-Lise Westby – Actor (Helene Alving)
Karin Sæther – Mask design
Lone Nuka Kræmmer – Props
Ella Holm – Tailoring
Arnt Thommessen – Painter
Per Haugen – Stage manager
Hans Georg Andersen – Stage Manager
Vidar Jakobsen – Lighting supervisor
Erik Backe – Technician
Leif Thomassen – Technician
Performance dates
1984Hovedscenen i Gamle Kristiansand Teater Tour Premiere
October 14, 1983 Opening night