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verb. to duck
1. a quick lowering of the head (to avoid a blow or so as not to be seen)
2. depart quickly
noun. wild duck (more commonly known as mallard duck or anas platyrhynchos) - an undomesticated duck.
note. Due to its beautiful feathers, the mallard duck is one of the most popular ducks for hunters.
When injured or threatened, ducks have been alleged to commit suicide, by diving to the bottom of the water, never returning to the surface.
Almeida Associate Director Robert Icke stages a new version of The Wild Duck, Ibsen's masterpiece about the nature of truth.
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London N1 1TA
Performance days & times
Monday ‑ 7‑30pm
Tuesday ‑ 7‑30pm
Wednesday ‑ 7‑30pm
Thursday ‑ 7‑30pm
Friday ‑ 7‑30pm
Saturday ‑ 7‑30pm
Wednesday - 2-30pm (from 31 Oct)
Saturday - 2-30pm (from 3 Nov)
Tue 20 Nov 7.30pm
Audio Described Performance by VocalEyes:
Sat 24 Nov 2.30pm (Touch Tour 12.45pm)
Author: After Henrik Ibsen, in a new version created by Robert Icke
Director: Robert Icke
Designer: Bunny Christie
Lighting: Elliot Griggs
Sound: Tom Gibbons