The Mother

The Mother (1948) was a theatre production by Rogaland Theatre, based on a play by Karel Čapek.

Sverre Næss directed it.

Betzy Holter played the role of the mother.


(Objekt ID 85422)
Object type Production
Premiere March 31, 1948
Produced by Rogaland Theatre
Based on The Mother by Karel Čapek
Audience Adults
Language Norwegian
Keywords Drama, Theatre
Running period March 31, 1948  


The National Library of Norway, transferred to Sceneweb 24.04.2018

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

Contributors (16)
Name Role
Karel Čapek – Playwright
Paul Gjesdahl – Translation
Sverre Næss – Direction
Arne F. Grønlund – Musical direction
Ole-Gabriel Dahl – Stage design
Elinor Gulbrandsen – Costume
Erik Melbye Brekke – Actor (En gammel herre)
Øistein Børke – Actor (Kornel)
Kristen Dahl – Actor (Andreas)
Thor Hjorth-Jenssen – Actor (Toni)
Betzy Holter – Actor (Moren)
Sverre Næss – Actor (Faren)
Ragnar Schreiner – Actor (Peter)
Arild Storm Grønn – Actor (Georg)
Sigrun Svenningsen – Voiceover (Kvinnelig stemme i radio)
Stevelin Urdahl – Voiceover (Mannlig stemme i radio)
Performance dates
March 31, 1948Hovedscenen, Rogaland Teater Opening night