Hedda
Paperback, 128 pages ISBN: 9781848420205Publication Date:
21 Aug 2008
Size: 198mm x 130mm£11.99 £9.59You save £2.40 (20%)
EPUB, 128 pages ISBN: 9781780013138Publication Date:
10 Apr 2014
£11.99 £9.59You save £2.40 (20%)
First Staged:
Gate Theatre, London, 2008

Hedda

By Lucy Kirkwood Original author Henrik Ibsen

Paperback £11.99£9.59

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In Lucy Kirkwood's version of Hedda Gabler, Ibsen's nineteenth-century heroine is relocated to London in 2008, to startling effect.

Hedda, still mourning for the father she adored, returns from honeymoon with a husband she doesn't love, to a flat and a pregnancy she doesn't want. Trapped by her past and terrified of her future, bored by her life but too cowardly to walk away from it, she finds herself caught between three men. And in the end, something has to give.

Lucy Kirkwood's play Hedda was first performed at the Gate Theatre, London, in August 2008.

Press Quotes

'A Hedda for our times'

Guardian

'Ibsen's 19th-century masterpiece relocated thrillingly to London 2008... Kirkwood makes us believe absolutely in this modern-day world of mountainous mortgages and bitchy academia'

Evening Standard
Paperback, 128 pages ISBN: 9781848420205Publication Date:
21 Aug 2008
Size: 198mm x 130mm£11.99 £9.59You save £2.40 (20%)
EPUB, 128 pages ISBN: 9781780013138Publication Date:
10 Apr 2014
£11.99 £9.59You save £2.40 (20%)

Also by Lucy Kirkwood:

it felt empty when the heart went at first but it is alright now
Lucy Kirkwood Plays: One
Tinderbox
Women, Power and Politics: Then
Beauty and the Beast
Rapture
Chimerica
The Children
Bloody Wimmin
Mosquitoes
NSFW
The Welkin
small hours

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Also by Henrik Ibsen:

A Master Builder
Hedda Tesman
Ghosts
Ghosts
The Master Builder
An Enemy of the People
Peer Gynt
A Doll's House
A Doll's House
John Gabriel Borkman
Hedda Gabler
Emperor and Galilean
The Lady From the Sea
Peer Gynt
Judgement Day
Little Eyolf
Hedda Gabler
The Lady from the Sea
Nora : A Doll's House
John Gabriel Borkman
The Wild Duck
Rosmersholm
Ibsen: Three Plays
Hedda Gabler
An Enemy of the People
The League of Youth
Rosmersholm
The Master Builder

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