Hedda Tesman

Cast: 4f 3m

Staging: A house (several interiors)

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

Paperback, 144 pages ISBN: 9781848428959Publication Date:
5 Sep 2019
Size: 198mm x 129mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
EPUB, 144 pages ISBN: 9781788502559Publication Date:
5 Sep 2019
£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
First Staged:
Minerva Theatre, Chichester, 2019

Hedda Tesman

By Cordelia Lynn Original author Henrik Ibsen

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A doting husband. A troubled writer. A loaded gun. It's 2019 and Hedda Tesman returns to a life she can't seem to escape from.

After thirty years of playing wife, Hedda is bitter and bored. When her estranged daughter, Thea, suddenly reappears asking for help, the present begins to echo the past and Hedda embarks on a path of destruction.

Hedda Tesman, by Cordelia Lynn, breathes new life into Henrik Ibsen's classic, asking what we inherit, what we endure and how we carry our history. A vital exploration of motherhood, power and sabotage, the play was produced by Headlong and premiered at Chichester Festival Theatre in August 2019, before transferring to The Lowry, Salford.

‘There’s no such thing as starting again.’

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'Lynn reveals how Hedda's torment is just as applicable today as it was a century or more ago'

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'Ingenious, imaginative, effective... the tensions are gradually, devastatingly revealed through a tight script'

Sardines Magazine

Cast: 4f 3m

Staging:A house (several interiors)

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

Paperback, 144 pages ISBN: 9781848428959Publication Date:
5 Sep 2019
Size: 198mm x 129mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
EPUB, 144 pages ISBN: 9781788502559Publication Date:
5 Sep 2019
£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)

Also by Cordelia Lynn:

One For Sorrow
Lela & Co.
Three Sisters (Almeida Theatre version)

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Also by Henrik Ibsen:

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

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