The League of Youth/Pillars of Society (Collected Works of Henrik Ibsen)
Henrik Johan Ibsen (1828-1906) was a major Norwegian playwright largely responsible for the rise of modern realistic drama. He is often referred to as the "father of modern drama."
Though I'm not a big fan of Peer Gynt. Strindberg's parody of Peer Gyn ...more
"Pillars of Society" was different than the other Ibsens--still dealt with keeping face in public, but #1, it deliciously did not have the ironic ending twist, and #2, had a happy ending if you can believe it!
His plays were considered scandalous to many of his era, when Victorian valu ...more