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:

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

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Also by Henrik Ibsen:

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

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