By Henrik Ibsen,Translated by Simon Stephens,Simon Stephens
Henrik Ibsen's A Doll's condo premiered in 1879 in Copenhagen, the second one in a sequence of realist performs by means of Ibsen, and instantly provoked controversy with its it sounds as if feminist message and publicity of the hypocrisy of Victorian middle-class marriage. In Ibsen's play, Nora Helmer has secretly (and deceptively) borrowed a wide amount of cash to pay for her husband, Torvald, to get over disease on a sabbatical in Italy. Torvald's belief of Nora is of a foolish, naive spendthrift, so it's only whilst the reality starts off to emerge, and Torvald appreciates the initiative in the back of his spouse, that unmendable cracks look of their marriage.
This compelling new edition of Ibsen's masterpiece by means of playwright Simon Stephens premiered on the younger Vic Theatre, London, on 29 June 2012. It was once up to date with minor adjustments in 2013.
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A Doll's House (Modern Plays) by Henrik Ibsen,Translated by Simon Stephens,Simon Stephens