Hedda Gabler

Drama - Revival

Cort Theatre

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  • Opening Date: February 24, 1948
  • Closing Date: March 6, 1948
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 15

Playwright: Henrik Ibsen


Ibsen's Hedda Gabler presents a psychological study of a cultivated woman, recently returned from her honeymoon, whose boredom and dissatisfaction in a stifling environment lead her to destroy others — and herself.


Opening Night Cast

Herbert Berghof Judge Brack
Robert Emhardt George Tesman
Marion Evensen Miss Julia Tesman
Eva Le Gallienne in Hedda Gabler Eva Le Gallienne Hedda Tesman
Merle Maddern Bertha
Emily McNair Thea Elvsted
Efrem Zimbalist, Jr. Eilert Lovborg
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Opening Night Production Credits

Henrik Ibsen Henrik Ibsen Writer
Eva Le Gallienne Eva Le Gallienne Translation
  Watson Barratt Scenic Design
  Helene Pons Costume Design
  Louis J. Singer Producer
  The American Repertory Theater Producer
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Shows That Opened That Season: 1947 - 1948

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