Und gib uns die Schatten

(And Give Us The Shadows)
(Och ge oss skuggorna)
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It is the morning of Eugene O'Neill's 61st birthday, and his two sons from previous marriages have come to visit the playwright, who has been ravaged by Parkinson's disease and weariness, and his third wife, Carlotta, in their house on the coast of New England. "Gene" and Carlotta have settled into a sado-masochistic relationship. She tries to get to him with verbal hits below the belt, and he rigorously keeps her at a distance. The poet, who can't write anymore, attacks his two unfortunate sons with the vigor that Carlotta is so painfully missing in him...

Lars Norén

Lars Norén

Lars Norén (born in 1944 in Stockholm). He started writing at the age of thirteen; his first collection of poems Syrener, snö was published in 1963. Since then he has been writing poetry, novels, theatre-, television- and radio plays. ...

Plays by Lars Norén






U: 1.3.1991 Det Norske Teatret, Oslo (R: Harry Guttormsen)

DSE: 18.11.1994 Städtische Bühnen Münster (R: Peter Carp)