Hedda
Paperback, 128 pages ISBN: 9781848420205Publication Date:
21 Aug 2008
Size: 198mm x 130mm£10.99 £8.79You save £2.20 (20%)
EPUB, 128 pages ISBN: 9781780013138Publication Date:
10 Apr 2014
£10.99 £8.80You save £2.19 (20%)
First Staged:
Gate Theatre, London, 2008

Hedda

By Lucy Kirkwood Original author Henrik Ibsen

Paperback £10.99£8.79

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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£10.99 £8.79You save £2.20 (20%)
EPUB, 128 pages ISBN: 9781780013138Publication Date:
10 Apr 2014
£10.99 £8.80You save £2.19 (20%)

Also by Lucy Kirkwood:

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

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Also by Henrik Ibsen:

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

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