Theatre: Revivals

At bargain prices, these time-honored attractions were tempting theatregoers on Broadway last week: The Lady From the Sea. Henrik Ibsen's psychological drama of a woman who is impelled to leave her husband for an earlier spiritual alliance was revived by onetime Dramacritic Nathan Zatkin. Most of Playwright Ibsen's magic has survived the 46 disenchanting years that have passed since it was put to paper. Tall Mary Hone, as the wife, performs creditably in a rôle last played in Manhattan by Blanche Yurka five years ago, by Eleanora Duse ten years ago.* Iolanthe. The...

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