Scope and Content

Pinter Archive. Production correspondence; 1996-1997. ['Plays 12'].

1. 'Ashes to Ashes' (reactions to the text). Includes letters from Michael Billington, Francis King, Clive Menadue, Moris Farhi, Jill Johnson, Emma Tennant, Penelope Prentice, Donald Freed and Patty Freed, Barbara Bray, James Fox, Sam Mendes, Tom Stoppard, David Mamet, Patrick Marber, Craig Raine, Tony Harrison, David Leveaux, Juliet Stevenson, Ben Okri, Sarah Kane, Mel Gussow, Guy Vaesen, Carlos Fuentes (translator), Peter Hall; 8 Feb. 1996-14 Oct. 1996.

2. 'Ashes to Ashes' (relating to the production). Includes correspondence with Stephen Daldry, correspondence with PEN. Includes letters from Nick Hern, Sarah Kane, Anna Massey, Ian Holm, Penelope Wilton, Michael Pennington, David Leveaux, Francis King, Moris Farhi, Colin Firth, Richard Eyre, Timothy West and Prunella Scales, Christopher Hampton, Sam Mendes. Includes letters to Faye Dunaway, David Leveaux; 25 April 1996-21 April 1997.

3. 'Ashes to Ashes'. Correspondence with German publishing house Rowohlt relating to a German production; 19 June 1996-7 April 1997.

4. General correspondence. Includes letters from Peter Hall, Trevor Nunn, Sheridan Morley, Sarah Kane; 8 Jan. 1996-18 Dec. 1996.

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted

Not Public Record(s)