Event Die Wildente
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VenueAltonaer Stadttheater, Königstrasse, Hamburg, Germany
First Date12th January 1909
Primary GenreTheatre
Secondary Genre
    • Drama
Ewald BachActorGregers Werle
Paul BachActorGraaberg
Emil ChonyActorPettersen
Otto EppensActorHaakon Werle
Georg FinnerActorChamberlain Balle
Philine GartnerActorMrs. Sörby
Paul GeißlerActorChamberlain Kaspersen
Ella KoboldActorHedvig
Alfred SassenActorJensen
Ludwig SpannuthActorChamberlain Flor
Hans SternbergActorMolvik
Hermine Straßmann-WittActorGina Ekdal
Friedrich TaegerActorRelling
Arthur WehrlinActorHjalmar Ekdal
Willy WilhelmiActorOld Ekdal
Otto EppensAssistant Director
Otto EppensDirector
Henrik IbsenPlaywright
Ernst BrausewetterTranslator
All events in this tour
Die Wildente1914-02-02Reopening94142
Die Wildente1915-04-10Reopening94143
Die Wildente1918-04-24Reopening94144
Die Wildente1918-10-07Reopening94145
Production NationalityGermany
Performance language
Further InformationRecorded on the basis of playbills for performances on 12 and 16 January 1909, 2, 11 and 26 February 1914, 10 and 22 April 1915, 24 April, 18 May, 7 October and 15 November 1918 and Paul Möhring, Ibsen auf Hamburgs Bühnen: 1878-1945 (unpublished manuscript at Hamburger Theatersammlung at Universität Hamburg).
On 2 February 1914 the play was given as the third performance in a cycle of Nordic playwrights. On 10 April 1915 it was given as the sixth performance in an Ibsen cycle which included The Pretenders, Pillars of Society, A Doll’s House, Ghosts, An Enemy of the People, The Wild Duck, Rosmersholm and When We Dead Awaken.
In 1918 the production was part of an Ibsen cycle which comprised Hedda Gabler, A Doll’s House, Pillars of Society, Ghosts, The Wild Duck, Rosmersholm, An Enemy of the People and Peer Gynt. The cycle was given twice in the spring of 1918 and twice in the autumn of 1918. The Wild Duck was given on 24 April as the fifth performance in cycle no. 1, on 18 May as the seventh performance in cycle no. 2, on 7 October as the third performance in the autumn’s cycle no. 1 and on 15 November 1918 as the third performance in the autumn’s cycle no. 2.
Event Identifier79405