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Old Times review - American Airlines Theatre

Clive Owen, Eve Best and Kelly Reilly star in a revival of Pinter’s Old Times…although it isn’t better than the Kristen Scott Thomas revival. 33 more words

The Dumb Waiter by Harold Pinter (1960)

Godot like.  The device of the dumb waiter going up and down is good.


The Homecoming by Harold Pinter (1965)

I can still remember the shock of seeing THE HOMECOMING with Stockard Channing at Williamstown Theatre Festival in 1987.  I was a volunteer usher.  Didn’t do much ushering that night.  17 more words


The Birthday Party at the Harold Pinter Theatre review ****

The Birthday Party

Harold Pinter Theatre, 21st March 2018

Look into his eyes. look right into his eyes. Old Harold Pinter didn’t seem that menacing did he? 1,185 more words


The Room by Harold Pinter (1960)

A mysterious blind “negro” in the basement.  Probably not going to be revived any time soon.  An unconscious statement of white fear?  Some good menace and indirection.  Lots of maddeningly unanswered questions.


The Birthday Party by Harold Pinter (1958)

Holds up remarkably well for 1958.  Setting echoes through many downstream plays.  An Irish connection.


Is David Tennant returning to the West End?

David Tennant is reportedly considering whether to return to the London stage. 123 more words