Frits von der Lippe

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Frits von der Lippe (1 June 1901 – 5 September 1988) was a Norwegian journalist and theatre director. He was the first theatre director for Riksteatret, and had this position for twenty years, from 1949 to 1968.[1] He was awarded the Arts Council Norway Honorary Award in 1968 for his contributions to Norwegian culture.[2] He was chairman of the board of the Norwegian National Academy of Theatre from 1953 to 1971.[3]

Bibliography[edit]

Rundt land og strand. Ved Riksteatrets første milepel (1959)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Henriksen, Petter, ed. (2007). "Riksteatret". Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 3 April 2009. 
  2. ^ Henriksen, Petter, ed. (2007). "Frits von der Lippe". Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 3 April 2009. 
  3. ^ Berg, Thoralf (2005). "Frits Von Der Lippe". In Helle, Knut. Norsk biografisk leksikon (in Norwegian) 9. Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 3 April 2009. 
Cultural offices
Preceded by
position created
Director of the Riksteatret
1949–1968
Succeeded by
Eivind Hjelmtveit
Awards
Preceded by
first recipient
Recipient of the Arts Council Norway Honorary Award
1968
Succeeded by
Hans Peter L'Orange