Hedda Gabler (Almeida Theatre version)
Paperback, 96 pages ISBN: 9781854598424Publication Date:
10 Mar 2005
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EPUB, 96 pages ISBN: 9781788500708Publication Date:
28 Jun 2018
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First Staged:
Almeida Theatre, London, 2005

Hedda Gabler (Almeida Theatre version)

By Henrik Ibsen Adapted by Richard Eyre

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Richard Eyre's high-profile adaptation of Ibsen's famous 'problem play' about a headstrong woman's determination to control those around her.

Arriving home after an extended honeymoon, Hedda struggles with an existence that is, for her, devoid of excitement and enchantment. Filled with a passion for life that cannot be confined by her marriage or 'perfect home', Hedda strives to find a way to fulfil her desires by manipulating those around her.

Richard Eyre's adaptation of Ibsen's Hedda Gabler was premiered at the Almeida Theatre, London, in 2005.

Included in this volume is an introduction to the play by Richard Eyre.

Press Quotes

'A triumph... Eyre's dialogue is forceful, clear, with just enough idiomatic dash'

Observer

'Hedda is often regarded as the female Hamlet. But Eyre reminds us that it is a great polyphonic play as well as a commanding title-role'

Guardian

'Hedda Gabler still has the power to shock'

Independent on Sunday

'Thrilling... re-administers, as if for the first time, the devastating shock and the sheer affront of Ibsen's drama'

Independent
Paperback, 96 pages ISBN: 9781854598424Publication Date:
10 Mar 2005
Size: 195mm x 130mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
EPUB, 96 pages ISBN: 9781788500708Publication Date:
28 Jun 2018
£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)

Also by Henrik Ibsen:

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

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Also by Richard Eyre:

Talking Theatre
Ghosts
Little Eyolf
What Do I Know?
Conversations with Miller (Centenary Edition)

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