A Doll House

Allison McLemore and Chris Kipiniak were terrific together in Ingmar Bergman’s adaptation of A DOLL’S HOUSE. Bergman stripped away most of the original’s naturalistic trappings, causing it to play like a kind of fever dream. This was Marvell’s debut production.

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In the Shadow of the Glen

Photo of In the Shadow of the Glen by J.M. Synge

An almost never seen forty minute wonder from J. M. Synge, IN THE SHADOW OF THE GLEN was part two (the more comic part) of a double header that began with Bergman’s ninety minute adaptation of A DOLL’S HOUSE. Both plays feature a protagonist named NORA who walks out on her husband at the end […]

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Nora

Torvald (Chis Kipiniak) instructs his darling spendthrift, Nora (Allison McLemore). But who’s really running this dollhouse?

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