Hedda Gabler (Almeida Theatre version)

Cast: 3f 4m

Staging: Single interior set

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

Paperback, 96 pages ISBN: 9781854598424Publication Date:
10 Mar 2005
Size: 195mm x 130mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
EPUB, 96 pages ISBN: 9781788500708Publication Date:
28 Jun 2018
£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
First Staged:
Almeida Theatre, London, 2005

Hedda Gabler (Almeida Theatre version)

By Henrik Ibsen Adapted by Richard Eyre

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Richard Eyre's high-profile adaptation of Ibsen's famous 'problem play' about a headstrong woman's determination to control those around her.

Arriving home after an extended honeymoon, Hedda struggles with an existence that is, for her, devoid of excitement and enchantment. Filled with a passion for life that cannot be confined by her marriage or 'perfect home', Hedda strives to find a way to fulfil her desires by manipulating those around her.

Richard Eyre's adaptation of Ibsen's Hedda Gabler was premiered at the Almeida Theatre, London, in 2005.

Included in this volume is an introduction to the play by Richard Eyre.

Press Quotes

'A triumph... Eyre's dialogue is forceful, clear, with just enough idiomatic dash'

Observer

'Hedda is often regarded as the female Hamlet. But Eyre reminds us that it is a great polyphonic play as well as a commanding title-role'

Guardian

'Hedda Gabler still has the power to shock'

Independent on Sunday

'Thrilling... re-administers, as if for the first time, the devastating shock and the sheer affront of Ibsen's drama'

Independent

Cast: 3f 4m

Staging:Single interior set

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

Paperback, 96 pages ISBN: 9781854598424Publication Date:
10 Mar 2005
Size: 195mm x 130mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
EPUB, 96 pages ISBN: 9781788500708Publication Date:
28 Jun 2018
£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)

Also by Henrik Ibsen:

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

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Also by Richard Eyre:

Ghosts
Conversations with Miller (Centenary Edition)
Talking Theatre
What Do I Know?
Little Eyolf

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