By Henrik Ibsen
Henrik Ibsen's A Doll's House premiered in 1879 in Copenhagen, the second one in a sequence of realist performs by way 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 money 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 seem of their marriage.
This compelling re-creation of Ibsen's masterpiece via playwright Simon Stephens premiered on the younger Vic Theatre, London, on 29 June 2012.
'Ibsen's nice feminist drama' day-by-day Telegraph
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A Doll's House (Modern Plays) by Henrik Ibsen