Kristina från Duvemåla ("Kristina from Duvemåla")

Kristina från Duvemåla ("Kristina from Duvemåla")

Kristina fran Duvemala ("Kristina from Duvemala")

Musical


Overview


Synopsis

The story concerns two Swedish peasants, Karl-Oskar and his wife Kristina, who emigrate to the United States from the south of Sweden with their children and some friends during the famine of 1848. After a difficult journey, they arrive in Minnesota and start a new life. They manage to survive in their new country but Kristina still longs for her homeland. In the end she dies after a difficult pregnancy with her loyal husband beside her.


Characters

Male

Female

Lead



Show Information

Category
Musical
Number of Acts:
2 Acts
Cast Size
medium
Casting Notes:
Mostly male cast