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BIOGRAPHY

INT. The National Theatre, Oslo, 20. – 26. February, 2002

Performance with actors Mona Tandberg, Lars Wikdahl, Jon Øygarden, 70 extras, a photographer and five journalists.

Seventy people performed a work composed by Asbjørn Schaathun. The musical work included one action; applause. The applause was aimed at a young drama student who was rehearsing Hamlet together with the actress Monna Tandberg. The rehearsal was interrupted by a journalist who interviewed Tandberg about her thoughts on the performance BIOGRAPHY, before Lars Wikdahl, who had worked as an extra at The National Theatre for fifty years, read aloud from his diary.

 

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Script and direction: Toril Goksøyr og Camilla Martens
Set design: Are Sjaastad
Composer: Asbjørn Skaathun
Journalists: Sarah Natasha Melbye, Charlotte Thiis-Evensen, Mette Aakerholm, Synnøve Svabø, Anne Sandvik Lindmo
Actors: Jon Øigarden, Monna Tandberg, Lars Wikdahl