Albert Åberg gir seg aldri* (Alfie Atkins never gives up)

Albert Åberg gir seg aldri* (Alfie Atkins never gives up) (2019) was a puppetry production by Oslo Nye Teater (Oslo New Theatre), based on several of the books from Gunilla Bergström's series about Alfie Atkins:  Alfie Atkins and Secret Malcolm, Alfie and the Monster, Hurry Up, Alfie Atkins and Good Night, Alfie Atkins. The theatrical adaptation was done by Stein Kiran. The production was performed in the theatre's venue Trikkestallen.

Stein Kiran directed it.

*Not yet translated into the English. The title within parentheses is the Norwegian title's literal meaning.


(Objekt ID 91696)
Object type Production
Premiere April 11, 2019
Produced by Oslo Nye Teater (Oslo New Theatre)
Based on Hurry Up, Alfie Atkins by Gunilla Bergström; Good Night, Alfie Atkins by Gunilla Bergström; Alfie Atkins and Secret Malcolm by Gunilla Bergström; Alfie and the Monster AKA Is That a Monster, Alfie Atkins? by Gunilla Bergström
Audience Children
Language Norwegian
Keywords Performance for children, Theatre, Puppetry
Running period April 11, 2019  
Duration Approximately one hour


Import from the list of openings 20.03.2019

Oslo Nye Teater (Oslo New Theatre),, 20.03.2019,

Contributors (13)
Name Role
Gunilla Bergström – Playwright
Stein Kiran – Dramatised by
Tor Åge Bringsværd – Translation
Stein Kiran – Direction
Georg Riedel – Composer
Per Horn – Stage design
Helena von Bergen – Puppet designer
Suzanne Paalgard – Actor (Albert)
Sarah Christine Sandberg – Actor (Skybert / Nurket )
Per Skjølsvik – Actor (Pappa / Grumonsteret)
Knut Wiulsrød – Actor (Albert / Pappa / Grumonsteret)
Helena von Bergen – Puppeteer
Marianne Edvardsen – Other
Teaterfigurer (1)
Performance dates
April 11, 2019 11:00 – Oslo Nye Trikkestallen, Oslo Nye Teater (Oslo New Theatre) Opening night