Monday, May 13th, 2013
THROUGHOUT Harold Pinter’s The Hothouse, the characters of an ill-defined institution split hairs over the service it provides. Is it a rest home, a nursing home, a sanatorium? Does it enable rest, or convalescence? They may be kidding themselves, but not us; not when their chief asserts that “the key word is order”, or when
Monday, February 4th, 2013
THIS production of Old Times is a big deal. It’s the first of Harold Pinter’s plays to be performed in the theatre renamed after him; it marks the reunion of director Ian Rickson and Kristin Scott Thomas,...