Peer Gynt

Drama - Revival

ANTA Playhouse

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  • Opening Date: January 28, 1951
  • Closing Date: February 24, 1951
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 32

Music: Edvard Grieg

Playwright: Henrik Ibsen


The son of a wandering salesman is the focus of his mother's hopes of paying back his father's debts, though he would rather drink and play the field, in Henrik Ibsen's 1867 adaptation of a Norwegian fairy tale.


Opening Night Cast

John Garfield Peer Gynt
Mildred Dunnock Aase
Pearl Lang Solveig
Sono Osato in Peer Gynt Sono Osato Anitra
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Opening Night Production Credits

Henrik Ibsen Henrik Ibsen Writer
  Hillel Near East Music
  Aviva Near East Music
Lee Strasberg Lee Strasberg Staging
  Valerie Bettis Choreographer
  Donald Oenslager Scenic Design
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