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NT Live: Hedda Gabler (Encore)

NT Live: Hedda Gabler (Encore)

Ivo Van Hove

  • Director: Ivo Van Hove
    Starring: Ruth Wilson
    Release Date: Thu 11 May 2017
  • UC
  • 210
    Min

Synopsis

“I’ve no talent for life.”

Just married. Bored already. Hedda longs to be free...

Hedda and Tesman have just returned from their honeymoon and the relationship is already in trouble. Trapped but determined, Hedda tries to control those around her, only to see her own world unravel.

Tony Award-winning director Ivo van Hove (A View from the Bridge at the Young Vic Theatre) returns to National Theatre Live screens with a modern production of Ibsen’s masterpiece.

Ruth Wilson (Luther, The Affair, Jane Eyre) plays the title role in a new version by Patrick Marber (Notes on a Scandal, Closer).