The Diary of Anne Frank

The Diary of Anne Frank (1957) was a theatre production by Rogaland Theatre, based on the diary written by Anne Frank, in a theatrical adaption by Frances Goodrich and Albert Hackett. The production was performed at the theatre's main stage.

Aud Richter directed it.

Liv Ullmann played the role of Anne Frank. This was her professional theatre debut and became her break-through as an actress.

Information

(Objekt ID 81363)
Object type Production
Premiere 1957
Produced by Rogaland Theatre
Based on The Diary of Anne Frank by Frances Goodrich, Albert Hackett
Audience Adults, Youth
Language Norwegian
Expressions Theatre, Drama
Running period 1957  
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SOURCES:

Karlsen, Torodd et al.: Provinsteater i sentrum: teatret i Stavanger 1883-1982 (literally: Provincial theatre in the centre: the theatre in Stavanger 1883-1982), Universitetsforlaget, Stavanger, 1983

Bang-Hansen, Kjetil m. fl: Det lille teater: Rogaland Teater 30 år (literally: The small theatre: Rogaland Theatre 30 years), Dreyer Forlag, Stavanger 1977

Contributors
Name Role
Anne Frank – Author
Frances Goodrich – Dramatised by
Albert Hackett – Dramatised by
Johan Borgen – Translation
Aud Richter – Direction
Per Schwab – Stage design
Eilif Armand – Actor (Otto Frank)
Joachim Calmeyer – Actor (Peter van Daan)
Ingebrigt Davik – Actor (Kraler)
Gerda Diesen – Actor (Fru van Daan)
Thor Inge Kristiansen – Actor (Herr Dussel)
Edith Ottosen – Actor (Miep Girs)
Ragnar Schreiner – Actor (Herr van Daan)
Liv Ullmann – Actor (Anne Frank)
Kari Wahlstrøm – Actor (Margot Frank)
Inger Worren – Actor (Fru Frank)
Performance dates
1957Hovedscenen – Opening night