Tagged: Ibsen Festival

Curtain closes on 20 years of Ibsen

Ibsen’s final play, When We Dead Awaken, brings a close to Lanesboro’s annual festival Molly Jones The Norwegian American For the last two decades, the Commonweal Theatre Company has been bringing Henrik Ibsen’s works...

Politics and Ibsen in small-town Minnesota

Lanesboro’s Ibsen Festival becomes an unlikely stage for American political discourse Kari Heistad Edina, Minn. In Norway in 1869, after the second performance of Henrik Ibsen’s political comedy, The League of Youth, the theater...

All in for Ibsen

Commonweal Theatre presents the 15th annual Ibsen Festival in Lanesboro, Minn. The Commonweal Theatre Company announces its 15th Annual Ibsen Festival April 13 – 15 in downtown Lanesboro, Minn. Named for the acclaimed “Father...

The International Ibsen Award 2010 goes to Jon Fosse

The International Ibsen Award for 2010 has been given to the Norwegian playwright Jon Fosse. The award will be presented Sept. 10 during the Ibsen Festival at the National Theatre in Oslo. The Norwegian...