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 £8.79You save £2.20 (20%)
First Staged:
Gate Theatre, London, 2008

Hedda

By Lucy Kirkwood Original author Henrik Ibsen

Paperback £10.99£8.79

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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 £8.79You save £2.20 (20%)

Also by Lucy Kirkwood:

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

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Also by Henrik Ibsen:

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

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