Tordis Elfrida Maurstad (née Witzøe) (24 December 1901 – 19 January 1997) was a Norwegian stage actress. She was married to Alfred Maurstad, and the mother of Toralv Maurstad. She later married Helge Krog. She made her stage debut in Falkberget's play Fjellsjøheidningen in 1923. She was appointed at Det Norske Teatret in 1923, and worked at this theatre most of her career. She was decorated Knight, First Class of the Royal Norwegian Order of St. Olav in 1963.
Alfred Maurstad was a leading Norwegian actor, movie director and theatre manager.
Toralv Maurstad is a prominent Norwegian stage, screen, and television actor. Regarded by many as the leading Norwegian actor of his generation, he is the son of the highly regarded actor Alfred Maurstad and actress Tordis Maurstad, and half-brother of actress Mari Maurstad. His screen debut came in the 1937 film Fant, which starred his father Alfred.
Johan Henrik "Johe" Wiers-Jenssen was a Norwegian newspaper columnist and theatre director.
Nini Roll Anker was a Norwegian novelist and playwright. Her books often concerned the lives of women within different social classes as well as the women's rights movement and the rights of the working class.
Randi Lindtner Næss was a Norwegian actress and singer.
Elna Kimmestad was a Norwegian actress.
Helge Krog was a Norwegian journalist, essayist, theatre and literary critic, translator and playwright.
Anna Magdalene Thoresen, née Kragh was a Danish-born Norwegian poet, novelist, short story writer and playwright. She is said to have inspired a number of other writers to model characters after her. Her stepdaughter, Suzannah Ibsen, was married to Henrik Ibsen.
Tordis Ørjasæter is a Norwegian literary critic, biographer, former professor of educational science, and novelist. She has been particularly engaged in culture and literature for children. She has written biographical works on Sigrid Undset, Selma Lagerlöf, Tove Jansson, and Nini Roll Anker. She was awarded the Brage Prize in 1993.
Maja Refsum was a Norwegian sculptor and teacher.
Events in the year 2011 in Norway.
Karoline Bjørnson was a Norwegian actress. She is best known as the wife and supporter of poet, playwright, popular speaker and Nobel laureate Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson.
Randi Heide Steen was a Norwegian soprano singer.
Karen Grude Koht was a Norwegian educationalist, essayist and feminist pioneer.
Sonja Mjøen was a Norwegian actress, journalist and author.
Sossen Krohg was a Norwegian playwright and stage and film actress.
Rønnaug Alten was a Norwegian actress and stage instructor.
Lillemor von Hanno was a Norwegian actress, novelist and playwright.
Berit Winge Brænne was a Norwegian actress, children's writer and songwriter.
Signe Hofgaard Tveteraas was a Norwegian dancer, choreographer and organizational leader.
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