An enemy of the people

An enemy of the people

An enemy of the people

Now playing at Nottingham Playhouse

When Dr Stockmann discovers the town’s famous spa waters are poisoned, she presumes she’ll be treated as a hero for saving the community from disaster. Instead she’s accused by the mayor of threatening the town’s livelihood. Public and media opinion is soon swayed and the community becomes split into factions.

Would you make a stand, even if it led to your family’s social isolation? And when does a moral campaign tip into ego-driven martyrdom? Discover more here.

Rebecca Lenkiewicz

Playwright