Where's Charley?

Where's Charley? (1952) was a musical theatre production by Edderkoppen Teater, based on a musical by George Abbott (book) and Frank Loesser (music and lyrics), in turn based on the farce by Brandon Thomas, Charley's Aunt.

Ellen Isefiær directed it.

Lars Nordrum played the role of Lord Fancourt Babberley, the fake aunt.


(Objekt ID 93423)
Object type Production
Premiere April 25, 1952
Produced by Edderkoppen Teater
Based on Where's Charley by Frank Loesser, Frank Loesser, George Abbott
Audience Adults
Language Norwegian
Expressions Musical, Theatre
Running period April 25, 1952  —  May 17, 1952


The National Library of Norway, the theatre history collection's playbill collection.

Name Role
Brandon Thomas – Author
George Abbott – Playwright
Henki Kolstad – Translation
Ellen Isefiær – Direction
Per-Arne Qvarsebo – Choreography
Arild Andresen – Musical Management
Frank Loesser – Composer
Kaare Hegle – Stage design
Gunnar Tandberg – Costume
Frithjof Fearnley – Actor (Sir Francis Chesney)
Egil Hjorth-Jenssen – Actor (Mr. Spettigue)
Ellen Isefiær – Actor (Donna Lucia d'Alvadorez)
Lasse Kolstad – Actor (Jack Chesney)
Torhild Lindal – Actor (Amy Spettigue)
Lars Nordrum – Actor (Lord Fancourt Babberley)
Henrik Anker Steen – Actor (Brasset)
Edel Stenberg – Actor (Kitty Verdun)
Tullik Juster – Main producer
Leif Juster – Main producer