Pinter 2: The Lover/The Collection Tickets
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Two miniature comedic masterpieces from the 1960s, The Lover and The Collection, which explore secrets, lies and seduction, are directed by “major Pinter interpreter” (Financial Times), Jamie Lloyd.
Playful and provocative, The Lover features a conventional, suburban couple in unconventional circumstances. The Collection, hailed as one of the outstanding plays of the 20th Century by Laurence Olivier, delves into the intriguing mystery of two London couples linked by sexual desire and a quest for supremacy.
Cast includes David Suchet
About the Pinter at the Pinter Season
The Jamie Lloyd Company presents a complete season of Harold Pinter's one-act plays to celebrate the legacy of the Nobel Prize-winning British writer on the 10th anniversary of his death. This unique theatrical event will play at the Harold Pinter Theatre from 6 September 2018 to 23 February 2019, and promises an unforgettable celebration of the "most influential, provocative and poetic dramatist of his generation" (The Guardian).
Age restrictionChildren under 5 will not be admitted.
Running time1hr 50min
Performance dates13 September - 20 October 2018
A special pre-show charity performance of Pinter’s Nobel Lecture Art, Truth and Politics will be performed by Mark Rylance at 6pm Thursday 4 October in aid of Stop the War.
Venue InformationHarold Pinter TheatrePanton Street, London, SW1Y 4DN
Special OfferPinter 2: The Lover/The Collection Ticket Offer Details
Spotlight on Pinter 2, the second bill of the Pinter at the Pinter Season
The second event of Pinter at the Pinter is a double bill featuring The Lover and The Collection, both of which were written in Pinter’s comedy of menace period. Read all about this dark theatrical genre, complete with a brief handy overview of these two sexually themed plays. The show is set to star David Suchet (Oppenheimer, Peter Pan Goes Wrong, Agatha Christie's Poirot) and John MacMillan (King Lear, Maleficent, The Dark Knight Rises).
17 May, 2018 | By Nicholas Ephram Ryan Daniels