ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – A play written by a man known as only second to Shakespeare is performing a play that, during its time, was controversial.
“Ghosts” written by 19th century Norwegian playwright Henrik Ibsen, challenges every taboo of the Victorian society.
Helene Alving, played by Angela Littleton, spent her life with an emotional void after losing her husband, determined to escape the ghosts of her past, she tells her son, Oswald, played by Stephen Forrest the truth about his father.
Angela Littleton was chosen as Best Actress for “A Member of the Wedding in the 2014 Albuquerque Theatre Season and Stephan Forrest graduated with a degree in Theatre and Fine Arts and has been doing commercials and film projects for the last few years.
Ibsen also authored Hedda Gabler, A Doll’s House, and An Enemy of the People.
This play will be showing at the Aux Dog X-Space through Sunday, Feb. 22. Friday’s and Saturday’s at 8pm and Sunday’s at 2 p.m.
Tickets purchased online in advance are $12. For students or those under 30, tickets are $10.
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