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Uncouth family relations. Malicious infections. Upended Victorian mores. Considered shockingly indecent when it premiered in 1882, Ghosts is given chilling new life in this production, which originated at the Almeida Theatre and was transferred to the West End by Sonia Friedman Productions. Lesley Manville (Grief, National Theatre; Mike Leigh films, including Another Year and Topsy-Turvy) gives an Olivier Award-winning performance leading the cast in director Richard Eyre's (The Crucible, Broadway; The Invention of Love, National Theatre; Carmen and Le Nozze di Figaro, Metropolitan Opera) multi-award-winning adaptation of Ibsen's masterpiece.

Helene Alving has spent her life suspended in an emotional void after the death of her cruel but outwardly charming husband. She is determined to escape the ghosts of her past by telling her son, Oswald, the truth about his father. But on his return from his life as a painter in France, Oswald reveals how he has already inherited the legacy of Alving's dissolute life.

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One hour and 30 minbutes

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Ghosts Frequently Asked Questions

What productions of Ghosts have their been?
Ghosts has had 20 productions including Broadway which opened in 1903, Broadway which opened in 1912, Broadway which opened in 1915, Broadway which opened in 1916, Broadway which opened in 1919, Broadway which opened in 1923, Broadway which opened in 1926, Broadway which opened in 1927, Broadway which opened in 1933, Broadway which opened in 1935, Broadway which opened in 1937, Broadway which opened in 1948, Off-Broadway which opened in 1973, Off-Broadway which opened in 1975, Broadway which opened in 1982, Off-Broadway which opened in 1988, Off-Broadway which opened in 2002, West End which opened in 2010, West End which opened in 2013 and Off-Broadway which opened in 2015.

What awards has Ghosts been nominated for?
Outstanding Revival of a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Ghosts and Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards) for Lesley Manville.

What productions of Ghosts have there been?
Ghosts has had 20 productions including Broadway which opened in 1903, Broadway which opened in 1912, Broadway which opened in 1915, Broadway which opened in 1916, Broadway which opened in 1919, Broadway which opened in 1923, Broadway which opened in 1926, Broadway which opened in 1927, Broadway which opened in 1933, Broadway which opened in 1935, Broadway which opened in 1937, Broadway which opened in 1948, Off-Broadway which opened in 1973, Off-Broadway which opened in 1975, Broadway which opened in 1982, Off-Broadway which opened in 1988, Off-Broadway which opened in 2002, West End which opened in 2010, West End which opened in 2013 and Off-Broadway which opened in 2015.