This translation, commissioned by the BBC, of one of Ibsen's most important works, is considered by Ibsen scholars to be the best.
Only Shakespeare's plays are performed more frequently than those of Henrik Ibsen (1828–1906). The Norwegian playwright, theater director, and poet scandalized many of his contemporaries as he led the theater into the modern era by exploring the realities behind 19th-century social conventions.
Henrik Johan Ibsen: 1828-1906
The historical situation
Ibsen and nineteenth-century Norwegian theatre
A Doll's House
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