Hedda
Paperback, 128 pages ISBN: 9781848420205Publication Date:
21 Aug 2008
Size: 198mm x 130mm£13.99 £11.19You save £2.80 (20%)
Ebook, 128 pages ISBN: 9781780013138Publication Date:
10 Apr 2014
£13.99 £11.19You save £2.80 (20%)
First Staged:
Gate Theatre, London, 2008

Hedda

By Lucy Kirkwood Original author Henrik Ibsen

Paperback £13.99£11.19

Ebook £13.99£11.19

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£13.99 £11.19You save £2.80 (20%)
Ebook,128 pages ISBN: 9781780013138Publication Date:
10 Apr 2014
£13.99 £11.19You save £2.80 (20%)

Also by Lucy Kirkwood:

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

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Also by Henrik Ibsen:

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

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