Torment

Torment (1948) was a theatre production by Studioteatret, the Norwegian premiere of a play by Ingmar Bergman. It was performed at Carl Johan Teatret.

Per Gjersøe directed it.

Arne Thomas Olsen played the role of Caligula.

Information

(Objekt ID 89700)
Object type Production
Premiere January 2, 1948
Produced by Studioteatret
Based on Torment by Ingmar Bergman
Audience Adults
Language Norwegian
Expressions Drama, Theatre
Running period January 2, 1948  
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SOURCES:

Arne Thomas Olsen and Else Martinsen. Studioteatret. Frihet og fornyelse (literally: Studioteatret. Freedom and renewal). Universitetsforlaget AS 1995.

Else Martinsen's private archive. Copy by letter 16.01.2019.

Oslobilder, oslobilder.no, 10.10.2019, http://oslobilder.no/OMU/TM.01060

Contributors
Name Role
Ingmar Bergman – Playwright
Odd Bang-Hansen – Translation
Per Gjersøe – Direction
Guy Krohg – Artist (Plakat)
Ragnhild Engebret – Costume design
Odd Borgen – Actor (Kummel, gymnasiast)
Johan Fillinger – Actor (Karling, gymnasiast)
Sverre Hansen – Actor (Petterso, gymnasiast)
Knut M. Hansson – Actor (Leffler, gymnasiast)
Thorbjørn Narvestad – Actor (Strøm, gymnasiast)
Randi Nordby – Actor (Bertha)
William Nyrén – Actor (Andersen, gymnasiast)
Gunnar Olram – Actor (Klasseforstander "Pippi")
Arne Thomas Olsen – Actor ("Caligula", lærer)
Per Skavlan – Actor (Sandman, gymnasiast)
Per Sunderland – Actor (Jan-Erik Vidgren, gymnasiast)
Karl Eilert Wiik – Actor (Rektor)
Performance dates
January 2, 1948Carl Johan Theatret / Carl Johan-Scenen anneksteater – National premiere, Norway