By Henrik Ibsen,Translated by Simon Stephens,Simon Stephens
Henrik Ibsen's A Doll's residence premiered in 1879 in Copenhagen, the second one in a sequence of realist performs through Ibsen, and instantly provoked controversy with its it appears 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 affliction on a sabbatical in Italy. Torvald's belief of Nora is of a foolish, naive spendthrift, so it's only whilst the reality starts to emerge, and Torvald appreciates the initiative at the back of his spouse, that unmendable cracks seem 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 used to be up-to-date with minor alterations in 2013.
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A Doll's House (Modern Plays) by Henrik Ibsen,Translated by Simon Stephens,Simon Stephens