Hedda

Cast: 3-4f 3m

Staging: Single built set (3-bedroom flat)

Amateur rights performance fee: £75 per performance (plus VAT where applicable)

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

EPUB £10.99£8.80

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

Cast: 3-4f 3m

Staging:Single built set (3-bedroom flat)

Amateur rights performance fee: £75 per performance (plus VAT where applicable)

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:

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

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Also by Henrik Ibsen:

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

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