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VenueTheatre Royal Haymarket, 18 Suffolk Street, London, England
First Date7th December 1892
StatusProfessional cooperative
Primary GenreTheatre
Secondary Genre
Contributors
NameFunctionCharacterNotes
Hans Lien BrækstadActorHalvard Solness
Edmund GosseActorDr. Herdal
Amy HaldaneActorMrs. Aline Solness
William HeinemannActorKnut Brovik
Gertrude Hughes BrækstadActorKaja Fosli
Elizabeth RobinsActorHilde Wangel
M. SalamanActorRagnar Brovik
Henrik IbsenPlaywright
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Production NationalityNorway
Performance languageNorwegian
Further InformationRecitation lessee: H. Beerbohm Tree Manager: Fred Harrison This was the first public performance of the Master Builder . The reading was organized by William Heinemann as part of his strategy to secure the copyright for himself in England (cf. Facts about The Master Builder ). The first professional staging of the play at the Lessing-Theater in Berlin 19 January 1893.
Event Identifier78412