Nora : A Doll's House (2019 edition)

Cast: 3-6f 3m

Staging: Single interior (living room)

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

Paperback, 112 pages ISBN: 9781848428447Publication Date:
21 Mar 2019
Size: 198mm x 129mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
EPUB, 112 pages ISBN: 9781788501668Publication Date:
21 Mar 2019
£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
First Staged:
Citizens Theatre at Tramway, Glasgow, 2019

Nora : A Doll's House (2019 edition)

By Stef Smith Original author Henrik Ibsen

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Nora is the perfect wife and mother. She is dutiful, beautiful and everything is always in its right place. But when a secret from her past comes back to haunt her, her life rapidly unravels. Over the course of three days, Nora must fight to protect herself and her family or risk losing everything.

Henrik Ibsen's brutal portrayal of womanhood caused outrage when it was first performed in 1879. This bold new version by Stef Smith reframes the drama in three different time periods. The fight for women's suffrage, the Swinging Sixties and the modern day intertwine in this urgent, poetic play that asks how far have we really come in the past hundred years?

Nora : A Doll's House was first produced by the Citizens Theatre, Glasgow, in 2019, at Tramway, Glasgow. It was revived at the Young Vic, London, in February 2020.

It was a finalist for the 2020 Susan Smith Blackburn Prize, awarded annually to celebrate women who have written works of outstanding quality for the English-speaking theatre.

A revised version of the play, published alongside the 2020 Young Vic revival, is available here.

‘You’ve lies in the whites of your eyes, Nora. What have you done…?’

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'A beautiful and explosively significant piece of theatre'

Scotsman

'Stef Smith's excellent adaptation... a provocation infused with Ibsen's radical spirit'

Guardian

Cast: 3-6f 3m

Staging:Single interior (living room)

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

Paperback, 112 pages ISBN: 9781848428447Publication Date:
21 Mar 2019
Size: 198mm x 129mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
EPUB, 112 pages ISBN: 9781788501668Publication Date:
21 Mar 2019
£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)

Also by Stef Smith:

Human Animals
Swallow
Remote
Girl in the Machine
Nora : A Doll's House
Enough

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Also by Henrik Ibsen:

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

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