Full Length Play
Adaptations (Stage & Screen), Period
120 minutes (2 hours)
Time Period - Victorian (British and American)
Settings Of Play - The home of Thorvald Helmer in Norway in the late 19th century.
FEATURES / CONTAINS
High School/Secondary, College Theatre / Student, Community Theatre, Professional Theatre, Large Stage
RECOGNITION / AWARDS
An adaptation of Henrik Ibsen's most notable play about a waning marriage, and the social constructs between a husband and wife.
'...an adaptation must realize that the real key is not just how accurately they have translated the words in a given line but how accurately they have captured the way the line works. This adaptation [Wilder’s of A Doll’s House] is extraordinary. It is extraordinary." - Scholar David Hammond, Read full interview here
Thornton Wilder's acting version of A Doll's House premiered on Broadway at the Morsco theatre in December 1937 under the direction of Jed Harris.