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1 Hedda Gabler
Ibsen's immortal anti-heroine is one of the most fascinating theatrical creations of all time, and has been called "The female Hamlet". This quiz uses the Gosse-Archer translation. Enjoy!
20 Q
Mar 11 09
213 plays
2 Peer Gynt - between Grieg and Ibsen
Edvard Grieg set eight numbers of his background music to the play "Peer Gynt" by Ibsen as movements of two suites. This quiz will explore the music in the actual play's setting, which I think is better still.
10 Q
May 10 09
192 plays
3 A Doll's House
"A Doll's House" was written by Henrik Ibsen in the 1870s and dealt with topics that were very controversial.
10 Q
Feb 28 09
450 plays
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Some sample questions from this category:

* The entire play takes place in the drawing room of the Tesman's home, which is dominated by a large portrait of General Gabler. What was his relationship to Hedda?
* During what season does the play take place?
* At the beginning of Act II, Hedda is called upon by Judge Brack, a friend of hers who had arranged the purchase of the villa in which she and George now live. In what extraordinary way does she greet him upon his arrival?
* During her conversation with Judge Brack, Hedda offers numerous reasons for her marriage to the tedious and conventional Tesman. Which of these is NOT a reason she offers for accepting his proposal?
* Lovborg recalls that at the end of their relationship, Hedda had threatened to shoot him. What reason does she give for her failure to do so?

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