Start: Helene: Ar...

Ghosts

Act 2



Basics

Show
Show Type
Genders
  • : 1
  • : 1
Age Ranges
  • Adult
  • Mature Adult
Style
Period
Time/Place
Norway, 1890s
Act/Scene
Act 2

Scene Context

Helene has just revealed the family secrets she has been hiding for years. She has told Oswald that

Scene Text

Start: Helene: Are you very shocked?
Oswald: About my father?
Helene: Yes.
Oswald: It’s all the same to me.

End: Oswald: The sun…
Helene: No.
Oswald: The sun...the sun...the sun...the sun...the sun...the sun...the sun…

Henrik Ibsen; adapt. Richard Eyre. Ghosts. Nick Hern Books, 2013 pp.70-76.