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By Henrik Ibsen,Translated by Simon Stephens,Simon Stephens

ISBN-10: 1472526414

ISBN-13: 9781472526410

'I imagine i am a person ahead of the rest. i do not care what folks say. i do not care what humans write in books. i have to imagine for myself.'

Henrik Ibsen's A Doll's condo premiered in 1879 in Copenhagen, the second one in a sequence of realist performs via 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 ailment on a sabbatical in Italy. Torvald's belief of Nora is of a foolish, naive spendthrift, so it's only while the reality starts off to emerge, and Torvald appreciates the initiative at 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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