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
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First Staged:
Gate Theatre, London, 2008

Hedda

By Lucy Kirkwood Original author Henrik Ibsen

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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.

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'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 £8.79You save £2.20 (20%)

Also by Lucy Kirkwood:

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

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Also by Henrik Ibsen:

Peer Gynt
The Lady From the Sea (Drama Classics)
Hedda Gabler (Abbey Theatre version)
Hedda Gabler (Drama Classic)
Ghosts
Judgement Day
Rosmersholm (Drama Classics)
An Enemy of the People
The Wild Duck
Nora : A Doll's House
Hedda Tesman
The League of Youth
A Doll's House (Drama Classic)
A Master Builder
Emperor and Galilean
Little Eyolf
Ibsen: Three Plays
John Gabriel Borkman
Ghosts (Drama Classic)
The Lady from the Sea
Nora : A Doll's House (2019 edition)
Rosmersholm
The Master Builder (Drama Classics)
Peer Gynt
The Master Builder
A Doll's House
An Enemy of the People
John Gabriel Borkman
Hedda Gabler (Almeida Theatre version)

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