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Connecticut College Theater Department presents Henrik Ibsen´s ´A Doll´s House´ May 6-9

04/29/2010

NEW LONDON, Conn. - Connecticut College´s Theater Department presents Henrik Ibsen´s "A Doll´s House," May 6-9. The performance is directed by Connecticut College senior Julia Berman. In this classic play set in the 19th century, housewife Nora Helmer is forced to navigate through a male-dominated world when her husband suddenly becomes ill. Her journey reveals the politics at play in a patriarchal society. Helmer´s experiences remain relevant today, and the play compels audience members to examine their own lives and the society in which they live, Berman said. Performances are at 8 p.m. on May 6, 7 and 8 and at 2 p.m. on May 8 and 9 in Tansill Theater. Tickets are $8 for general admission. To purchase tickets, call the Connecticut College box office at 860-439-ARTS. About Connecticut College Situated on the coast of southern New England, Connecticut College is a highly selective private liberal arts college with 1900 students from all across the country and throughout the world. On the college´s 750-acre arboretum campus overlooking Long Island Sound, students and faculty create a vibrant social, cultural and intellectual community enriched by diverse perspectives. The college, founded in 1911, is known for its unique combination of interdisciplinary studies, international programs, funded internships, student-faculty research and service learning. For more information, visit www.connecticutcollege.edu. --CC--

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Deborah MacDonnell (860) 439-2504, dmacdonn@conncoll.edu



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