The Swedish playwright August Strindberg was one of the founding fathers of naturalistic theater. A feature of many of his plays is the minute dissection of attitude and motivation by individuals within tightly bound groups. As in the present drama, such relentless inspection of behavior often has drastic consequences. Thekla, married to the needy Adolf, has a surprise encounter with her former husband, the lordly Gustav. Or is it really a surprise? Cast Adolf - Alan Weyman Gustav - John Burlinson Thekla - Jennifer Fournier Stage directions read by Denis Daly Audio edited by Denis Daly The Online Stage is a collective of narrators and actors who have come together to create high-quality productions of classic dramatic works in audio format.