Talking Heads

3 - Bønner, Brøst og Brev (literally: 3 - Prayers, Breasts and Letters) (1997) was a monologue theatre production by The Arctic Theatre, using three monologues selected from Alan Bennett's Talking Heads: Her Big Chance, Bed among the Lentils and Lady of Letters. The production was first performed in Mack-kjelleren in Tromsø.

Johan Simberg directed it.

Maryon Eilertsen performed all three monologues.

The production was bought by The Norwegian Touring Theatre, with which it toured in 1998.


(Objekt ID 87436)
Object type Production
Premiere September 17, 1997
Produced by The Arctic Theatre
In collaboration with The Norwegian Touring Theatre (Riksteatret)
Based on Her Big Chance by Alan Bennett; A Lady of Letters by Alan Bennett; Bed among the Lentils by Alan Bennett
Language Norwegian
Expressions Theatre, Monologue
Running period September 17, 1997  

Requirements to venue

Blackout No


Eilertsen, Jens Harald: Polare scener. Nordnorsk teaterhistorie 1971-2000 (literally: Arctic stages. Northern Norwegian theatre history 1971-2000), published by Orkana forlag 2005

The National Library of Norway, performance program,, 17.07.2018,

Other participants
Performance dates
September 17, 1997Mack-Kjelleren, Hålogaland Teater – Opening night
Press coverage