Important: Doktor Glas is performed in Swedish with English subtitles.
Krister Henriksson makes his West End debut in Doktor Glas, which transfers to the Wyndham’s Theatre following its acclaimed run in Sweden.
Doktor Glas is the story of a 19th century physician who falls madly in love with the beautiful young wife of a corrupt clergyman. When she confides in him that her marriage is making her miserable, he agrees to help in whatever way he can. Soon Doktor Glas finds himself torn between his passion and his morality, and drives the play towards its shocking climax.
Doktor Glas is adapted from the novel by Hjalmer Söderberg and performed in its original Swedish with English surtitles,
Krister Henriksson is best know as Wallander in Henning Mankell's widely praised Swedish TV series. His stage work includes Ingmar Bergman production of A Winter's Tale at the Royal Dramatic Theatre (Kungliga Dramatiska Teatern).
PLEASE NOTE: THIS SHOW IS PERFORMED IN SWEDISH WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES