The Master Builder

The Old Vic, London
The Master Builder
The Old Vic, London
Our Review 3 / 5

Cast includes Ralph Fiennes Halvard Solness, a master architect, has spent his lifetime building the tallest spires in the land. But when Hilde, a radiant country girl, descends unexpectedly into his world, age is confronted by youth, and a series of revelations builds to a vertiginous climax.

Opening date |
23rd January 2016
Available until |
19th March 2016
Categories |
Henrik Ibsen; Adapted by David Hare
Matthew Warchus

The Old Vic Venue Information

The Old Vic, 103 The Cut, London, SE1 8NB
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Our Review of The Master Builder


Just four shows in and Matthew Warchus's regime at the helm of the Old Vic is already demonstrating a healthy diversity and clarity of purpose to serve as wide a constituency as possible, from new writing (Future Conditional), rare rediscoveries (O'Neill's The Hairy Ape) and family shows (The Lorax) to a star-led classic now (Ibsen's The Master Builder), the last of which is more like the sort of thing his predecessor Kevin Spacey specialised in. (Still to come: a dance based... Read more

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