Hedda Tesman
Paperback, 144 pages ISBN: 9781848428959Publication Date:
5 Sep 2019
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EPUB, 144 pages ISBN: 9781788502559Publication Date:
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First Staged:
Minerva Theatre, Chichester, 2019

Hedda Tesman

By Cordelia Lynn Original author Henrik Ibsen

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On Stage at:
Minerva Theatre, Chichester
From Fri 30 Aug 2019 to Sat 28 Sep 2019
The Lowry, Salford
From Thu 3 Oct 2019 to Sat 19 Oct 2019

A doting husband. A troubled writer. A loaded gun. It's 2019 and Hedda Tesman returns to a life she can't seem to escape from.

After thirty years of playing wife, Hedda is bitter and bored. When her estranged daughter, Thea, suddenly reappears asking for help, the present begins to echo the past and Hedda embarks on a path of destruction.

Hedda Tesman, by Cordelia Lynn, breathes new life into Henrik Ibsen's classic, asking what we inherit, what we endure and how we carry our history. A vital exploration of motherhood, power and sabotage, the play was produced by Headlong and premiered at Chichester Festival Theatre in August 2019, before transferring to The Lowry, Salford.

‘There’s no such thing as starting again.’

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'Lynn reveals how Hedda's torment is just as applicable today as it was a century or more ago'

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'Ingenious, imaginative, effective... the tensions are gradually, devastatingly revealed through a tight script'

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Paperback, 144 pages ISBN: 9781848428959Publication Date:
5 Sep 2019
Size: 198mm x 129mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
EPUB, 144 pages ISBN: 9781788502559Publication Date:
5 Sep 2019
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Also by Cordelia Lynn:

One For Sorrow
Three Sisters
Lela & Co.

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Also by Henrik Ibsen:

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

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