Rosmersholm
Paperback, 96 pages ISBN: 9781854595966Publication Date:
8 May 2008
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EPUB, 96 pages ISBN: 9781788500081Publication Date:
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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.

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'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%)
EPUB, 96 pages ISBN: 9781788500081Publication Date:
20 Dec 2017
£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)

Also by Henrik Ibsen:

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

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Also by Mike Poulton:

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

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