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The Wild Duck

David Threlfall, Samuel West and James Fox star in Ibsen's tragi-comic masterpiece. A family creates an imaginary forest in their loft room for a wounded wild duck.

David Threlfall, Samuel West and James Fox star in Henrik Ibsen's masterpiece - as strong on comedy as profound, tragic drama. A family creates an imaginary forest in their loft room for a wounded wild duck. But will someone come to shatter their dreams?

Translated and adapted by Christopher Hampton

Hjalmar ..... David Threlfall
Gregers ..... Samuel West
Werle ..... James Fox
Gina ..... Lise-Ann McLaughlin
Hedvig ..... Lauren Cornelius
Ekdal ..... Clive Hayward
Relling ..... Michael Bertenshaw
Mrs Sørby ..... Georgie Glen

Solo flute played by Martin Feinstein

Director: Peter Kavanagh.

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