Svein Erik Brodal

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Svein Erik Brodal
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Svein Erik Brodal in 1967
Born (1939-02-21) 21 February 1939 (age 81)
Østre Toten, Norway
NationalityNorwegian
OccupationPoet
Novelist
Actor
Theatre director
Politician

Svein Erik Brodal (born 21 February 1939 in Østre Toten, Oppland) is a Norwegian actor, theatre director, poet, novelist and politician. He made his stage debut at Det Norske Teatret in 1960, and served as theatre director from 1979 to 1990. [1] [2] [3] He was a deputy representative to the Storting from 1997 to 2001. [2]

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References

  1. Henriksen, Petter (ed.). "Svein Erik Brodal". Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget.
  2. 1 2 Lyche, Lise. "Svein Erik Brodal". In Helle, Knut (ed.). Norsk biografisk leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget.
  3. "Teatersjefar på Det Norske Teatret" (in Norwegian). Det Norske Teatret. Archived from the original on 14 June 2010. Retrieved 7 May 2010.
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Preceded by
Tormod Skagestad
Director of the Det Norske Teatret
1975-1976
Succeeded by
Tormod Skagestad
Preceded by
Tormod Skagestad
Director of the Det Norske Teatret
1979-1990
Succeeded by
Otto Homlung