Just married. Bored already. Hedda longs to be free...
Ivo van Hove (A View from the Bridge) – one of the world’s most exciting directors – makes his National Theatre debut with a modern production of Ibsen’s masterpiece.
This vital new version by Patrick Marber (Closer, Three Days in the Country) features Ruth Wilson (Luther, The Affair) in the title role and Rafe Spall (Black Mirror, The Big Short) as Brack.
Talks and events
Ruth Wilson, Monday 23 January, 3pm, Lyttelton Theatre, £6 (£5 concessions)
Ivo van Hove and Patrick Marber Tuesday 31 January, 6pm, Lyttelton Theatre, £5 (£4 concessions)
In Context: Recreating Ibsen's Women Friday 10 February, 2 – 5pm, Clore, £25 (£20 concessions)
Get the playtext from the National Theatre Bookshop.
This production will be broadcast live to cinemas on Thursday 9 March. Find a venue near you.
Hedda Gabler goes on tour from October 21017. Casting still to be confirmed. View the dates and venues here.
Supported by the Williams Charitable Trust