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IBSEN GOES BRAZIL (The lady from the sea)

Porto Alegre, Brazil, 2004

by Henrik Ibsen

Premiere 25.09.2004 at the Em Cena International Festival, Porto Alegre, Brazil

Directed by Catherine Kahn & Anne Regine Klovholt

Morten Traavik as Dr Wangel / The Stranger

Classical themes and pop-cultural twists merge in a most entertaining cocktail of ironical slapstick, Latin soap series and European poptrash aesthetics, but even manages glimpses of real (?) gravity.

Morgenbladet, Oslo, Norway

BIFE Brazil