Anton Rønneberg

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Anton Rønneberg
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Anton Rønneberg in 1949
Born (1902-08-09)9 August 1902
Ålesund, Norway
Died 7 May 1989(1989-05-07) (aged 86)
Nationality Norwegian
Occupation Theatre director
Theatre critic
Theatre historian
Relatives Joachim Rønneberg (nephew)
Awards Order of the Polar Star
Order of the Crown of Italy

Anton Johan Rønneberg (9 August 1902 – 7 May 1989) was a Norwegian writer, theatre critic, dramaturg and theatre director.

Rønneberg was a theatre critic for several Oslo newspapers: Norges Kommunistblad in 1924, Middagsavisen from 1925 to 1927, Morgenbladet from 1928 to 1930[1] and Aftenposten. He was the acting theatre director for the National Theatre from 1933 to 1934. He wrote several books, including Teater hjemme og ute (1945), a biography on actress Tore Segelcke (1946), and two volumes on the history of Nationaltheatret.[2][3]


  1. ^ Friis, Jakob; Hegna, Trond; Juel, Dagfin, eds. (1936). "Rønneberg, Anton Johan". Arbeidernes Leksikon (in Norwegian). 6. Oslo: Arbeidermagasinets Forlag. p. 177. 
  2. ^ Henriksen, Petter, ed. (2007). "Anton Rønneberg". Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 12 April 2009. 
  3. ^ Berg, Thoralf. "Anton Rønneberg". In Helle, Knut. Norsk biografisk leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 3 September 2010. 
Cultural offices
Preceded by
Halfdan Christensen
Director of the National Theatre

Succeeded by
Johan Henrik Wiers-Jenssen