Add MS 88880/1/11-13. Pinter Archive. 'The Birthday Party'; [circa 1958-1967]. Mostly typewritten. First performed at Arts Theatre, Cambridge, England, 28 April 1958, directed by Peter Wood, and then at the Lyric Hammersmith theatre. Pinter also wrote a screenplay based on the stage play. The film version was released in 1968, directed by William Friedkin. Stage play first published as The Birthday Party: A Play in Three Acts, Encore Publishing Co. (1959). [Previous reference: Loan 110A/5].

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      GB 58 Add MS 88880/1/11-13
  • Alternative Id.
      (ark) ark:/81055/vdc_100000000048.0x000161
  • Dates of Creation
      [c 1958-1967]
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      3 items

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