Event Lille Eyolf
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VenueTheatre Royal Haymarket, 18 Suffolk Street, London, England
First Date7th December 1894
StatusProfessional cooperative
Primary GenreTheatre
Secondary Genre
    • Drama
  • Web: Ibsen.net
441713Brækstad, Frk., Frk. Brækstad379ActorMiss Asta Allmers
441305Brækstad, Hans, Lien,Hans Lien Brækstad379ActorAlfred Allmers
440993Gosse, Edmund,Edmund Gosse379ActorBorghejm
441307Heinemann, William,William Heinemann379ActorEyolf
442183Hughes Brækstad, Gertrude, Gertrude Hughes Brækstad379ActorThe Rat Wife
432677Robins, Elizabeth,Elizabeth Robins379ActorMrs. Rita Allmers
426902Ibsen, Henrik, Henrik Ibsen386Playwright
Production NationalityEngland
Performance languageNorwegian
Further Information1 Performance
/ This was the first public performance of Little Eyolf. The reading was organized by William Heinemann as part of his strategy to secure the copyright to play in England.
/ The first professional staging of the play at the Deutsches Theater in Berlin 12 January 1895.
/ Sources:
- Verdens Gang, 15 December 1894.
- Peter Whitebrook, William Archer. A Biography, London 1993, p. 177.
Event Identifier78629
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