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John Gabriel Borkman, once an illustrious entrepreneur, has been brought low by a prison sentence for fraud.
As he paces alone in an upstairs room, bankrupt and disgraced, he is obsessed by dreams of his comeback.
Downstairs, his estranged wife plots the restoration of the family name.
When her sister arrives unannounced, she triggers a desperate showdown with the past.
Simon Russell Beale plays Borkman in Ibsen's towering masterpiece.
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Tower Bridge Road
London SE1 2AA
Performance days & times
Monday ‑ 7‑30pm
Tuesday ‑ 7‑30pm
Wednesday ‑ 7‑30pm
Thursday ‑ 7‑30pm (7pm on 18 Feb)
Friday ‑ 7‑30pm
Saturday ‑ 7‑30pm
Wednesday - 2-30pm
Saturday - 2-30pm
Author: Henrik Ibsen, adapted by Lucinda Coxon
Director: Nicholas Hytner
Designer: Vicki Mortimer