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Rosmersholm
Paperback, 96 pages ISBN: 9781854595966Publication Date:
8 May 2008
Size: 198mm x 129mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
Ebook, 96 pages ISBN: 9781788500081Publication Date:
20 Dec 2017
£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
First Staged:
This version: Almeida Theatre, London, 2008

Rosmersholm

By Henrik Ibsen Adapted by Mike Poulton

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A portrait of idealism and democracy floundering in a society of conservatism and opportunism, considered by many to be Ibsen's dramatic masterpiece.

Johannes Rosmer has resigned as parish priest following the suicide of his wife. But his increasingly liberal ideas make him an object of suspicion to the local worthies, who also disapprove of the presence in his house of a much younger woman, Rebecca West, formerly his wife's companion. As their relationship deepens and their isolation builds, the increasing moral pressures they face force them inexorably towards their fate...

This version of Ibsen's Rosmersholm by Mike Poulton was first staged at the Almeida Theatre, London, in 2008.

Press Quotes

'A masterpiece of psychological drama in an unpoetic but accessible, modern version by Mike Poulton that never succumbs to the temptations of melodrama... none of the solemn mustiness still afflicting Ibsen revivals'

London Evening Standard

'Fascinating and complex'

The Times
Paperback,96 pages ISBN: 9781854595966Publication Date:
8 May 2008
Size: 198mm x 129mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
Ebook,96 pages ISBN: 9781788500081Publication Date:
20 Dec 2017
£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)

Also by Henrik Ibsen:

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

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Also by Mike Poulton:

Bring Up the Bodies (stage version)
The York Mystery Plays
Imperium: The Cicero Plays
The Other Boleyn Girl
The Father
Judgement Day
A Tale of Two Cities
Wolf Hall & Bring Up the Bodies (stage version)
Don Carlos
The Canterbury Tales
Morte d'Arthur
Wolf Hall (stage version)
Wallenstein
Luise Miller

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