Charley's Aunt

Charley's Aunt (1925) was a theatre production by Jens Holstad's Det Lille Theater, based on the farce by Brandon Thomas. The production was performed in Tivoli's gate building.

Jens Holstad directed it.

Jens Holstad played the role of Lord Fancourt Babberley, the fake aunt.


(Objekt ID 93697)
Object type Production
Premiere October 10, 1925
Produced by
Based on Charley's Aunt by Brandon Thomas
Audience Adults
Language Norwegian
Expressions Farce, Theatre
Running period October 10, 1925  


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

Contributors (14)
Name Role
Brandon Thomas – Playwright
Jens Holstad – Direction
Adolf Egeberg – Stage design
Jacob Asmundsen – Actor (Charles Wykeham)
Hans Bille – Actor (Stephan Spettigue, advokat )
Alfred Helgeby – Actor (Oberst Sir Francis Cherney)
Jens Holstad – Actor (Lord Faucourt Babberley)
Didi Holtermann – Actor (Anny, Spettigues niese)
Lars Johannesen – Actor (Jack Cherney, Sir Francis` sønn)
Marie Mejlænder-Hellesen – Actor (Donna Lucia d'Alvadorez)
Sonja Mjøen – Actor (Ella Delahay)
Annik Saxegaard – Actor (Kitty Verdun, Spettigues myndling)
Robert Sperati – Actor (Brasset, universitetstjener)
Jens Holstad – Main producer
Performance dates
October 10, 1925Tivoliporten / Portbygningen
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– Opening night