Tony Award-winning director Ivo van Hove (A View from the Bridge at the Young Vic Theatre) returns to National Theatre Live screens with Ruth Wilson (Luther, The Affair, Jane Eyre), playing the title roll, in new version of Ibsen’s masterpiece by Patrick Marber (Notes on a Scandal, Closer).
“I’ve no talent for life.”
Just married. Bored already. Hedda longs to be free...
Hedda and Tesman have just returned from their honeymoon and the relationship is already in trouble. Trapped but determined, Hedda tries to control those around her, only to see her own world unravel.
"Dark, bold and devastating" - Mail on Sunday *****
"Ruth Wilson is phenomenal" - Time Out ****
"A ferocious production" - Sunday Times ****