An Enemy of the People

Cast: 3f 13m

Staging: Various settings

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Paperback, 137 pages ISBN: 9781854590114Publication Date:
16 Mar 1989
Size: 199mm x 130mm£10.99 £8.79You save £2.20 (20%)
First Staged:
Broadhurst Theatre, New York, 1950

An Enemy of the People

By Henrik Ibsen Adapted by Arthur Miller

Paperback £10.99£8.79

Arthur Miller's version of Ibsen's most explosive play.

An Enemy of the People tells the story of an idealistic doctor, Stockmann, who discovers that the waters from which his native spa town draws its wealth are dangerously contaminated. As the citizens realise the financial implications, Stockmann comes under increasing pressure to keep silent.

This version of Ibsen's An Enemy of the People by Arthur Miller was first performed at Broadhurst Theatre, New York, in December 1950.

Press Quotes

'Written as a warning against the "swelling pre-fascist tide" of McCarthy's United States, Arthur Miller's adaptation emerges as a work that does magnificent service to Ibsen'

The Times

'Miller does Ibsen proud. The dialogue is tough, sinewy and colloquial – but the power ultimately rests with its gripping, beautifully constructed narrative'

Telegraph

Cast: 3f 13m

Staging:Various settings

Performing rights not held by Nick Hern Books

Paperback, 137 pages ISBN: 9781854590114Publication Date:
16 Mar 1989
Size: 199mm x 130mm£10.99 £8.79You save £2.20 (20%)

Also by Henrik Ibsen:

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

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Also by Arthur Miller:

Playing for Time

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