Hedda Gabler opened in May 2011 at Sæterhytten in Oslo and had more than 40 performances the first season, in 2012 Hedda was part of the International Ibsen Festival in Oslo as also in 2014 and 2016. Hedda Gabler has been presented at The Theatre Festival Retroperspektywy in Lodz in Poland 2014, at the Fadjr Festival in Teheran in Iran in January 2016, The Almada International Theater Festival in Lisbon in July 2016 where the performance won the prize of honour, at The Natouri International Ibsen Festival «Ibsen Now» in Tokyo in December 2016. In 2017 Hedda Gabler was back at Casa da Cerca in Lisbon with 6 performances and to receive the Festival’s Prize, and Juni Dahr lead a series of workshops as festival artist under the heading «The sense of the masters».
Photos by Anders Lien.
Artistic director and performance concept: Juni Dahr
Text: Henrik Ibsen
Text adaption: Juni Dahr and Tonje Gotschalksen
Directing by: Juni Dahr and Tonje Gotschalksen, in collaboration with the actors
Hedda Gabler: Juni Dahr
Jørgen Tesman: Lars Øyno
Eilert Løvborg: Hauk Heyerdahl
Judge Brack: Robert Skjærstad/Kai Remlov/Bjørn Skagestad
Thea Elvsted: Nina Woxholtt
Costumes: Silje Fjellberg
Producer: Marianne Roland
Duration: 1 hour 35 minutes.
Supported by: Arts Council Norway, FFUK, FFLB, Fritt Ord, Bergesenstiftelsen, DKS i Oslo, Ministery of Foreign Affairs.
Overwiew of venues
Hedda Gabler opened in Oslo, Norway. Nominated for the Norwegian theatre prize, the Hedda prize.
2012, 2014 and 2016
Oslo International Ibsen Festival, Norway
The Theatre Festival Retroperspektywy in Lodz, Poland
Fadjr Festival in Teheran, Iran. Prize for best actress.
Almada International Theater Festival in Lisbon, Portugal. Prize best performance.
The Natouri International Ibsen Festival «Ibsen Now» in Tokyo, Japan
Almada International Theater Festival in Lisbon, Portugal. Receiving the prize of honour, Juni Dahr as festival artist under the heading «The sense of the masters».