HEDDA GABLER - REVIEWS

Posted: Tuesday 7th March 2017

Hedda Gabler, broadcasting to The Cut on Thursday 9th of March, is recieving shining reviews. Here are a select few:

Ivo van Hove’s production underlines the aestheticism. Jan Versweyveld’s design is an enormous white box, at points flushed golden with light. Everyone on stage could be an installation in an unforgiving art gallery.

Full review on The Guardian

[...]if I wasn’t a Wilsonite – I certainly am now; she is sensational. Sensational might suggest “showy”, but Wilson’s gift is to keep us watching when she is almost a bystander.

Full review on The Telegraph

Rather than smoothing Ibsen’s text into contemporary speech, Patrick Marber’s new version honors the original: strangely stiff, slightly formal and vaguely unsettling as a result. The people are recognizable but also off-kilter. They exist in a play — actors in character on a stage — and Van Hove’s calculated choreography never loses sight of that.

Full review on Variety

Hedda Gabler is showing at The Cut on Thursday 9th March at 7pm. Tickets can be bought online here or by calling the Box Office on 0300 3033 211