Latest Harold Pinter Stories

2008-11-26 08:48:58

Carson Daly's publicist said the U.S. television personality's girlfriend Siri Pinter is pregnant with their first child. Daly, a former host of MTV's TRL, presides over the late-night talk show Last Call With Carson Daly.

2008-10-07 15:00:25

PORTLAND - Mad Horse Theatre's first Dark Night Series will open Monday, Oct. 13, with an original play by Mad Horse Theatre member Brent Askari and two short plays by Harold Pinter and David Mamet.

2008-09-29 00:00:23

By MICHAEL COVENEY THEATRE THE WALWORTH FARCE National Theatre: Cottesloe, London **** What was going on, exactly, in those cramped rooms where Josef Fritzl imprisoned his own daughter for 24 years? How can such things happen without anyone knowing? The Walworth Farce by Enda Walsh might help to explain why so many of us create alternative, secret narratives to run in tandem with the real world.

2008-09-17 06:00:27

By Matt Wolf It often feels as if you needn't be in the United States to become fully acquainted with the American theater, as long as the London stage continues to produce as wide and diverse an array of American work as it does.

2008-09-16 00:00:21

By Alice Jones The star of the Donmar's 'Ivanov' specialises in playing damaged women - yet off stage, Gina McKee seems coolly confident. Alice Jones meets her Elegant, alabaster-pale and with a measured murmur of a voice, Gina McKee is, initially at least, regally inscrutable.

2008-09-08 15:00:42

By Aurelio Sanchez Journal Staff Writer Nobel Prize-winning British playwright Harold Pinter is a master at taking common familial themes like power, love, hate and jealousy, and then metaphorically extending them to entire countries.

2008-08-20 00:00:00

A quartet of plays from the 1960s starts tonight at the New Theatre, Last year, the Creative Cow company had a big success with Peter Shaffer's one-act plays, The Private Ear and The Public Eye, and this spring with Harold Pinter's comedy The Lover.

2008-08-12 12:01:05

Stage and screen actor Terence Rigby has died at 71, his spokesman said yesterday. Rigby died at his London home last night. He had been suffering from lung cancer.

2008-08-11 18:00:37

Terence Rigby's sister says the stage and film actor died at his home in London after a battle with lung cancer. He was 71.

2008-07-02 00:10:00

The latest string of floods to hit the U.S. Midwest is providing troublesome clues to conservation experts who claim that many forecasts fail to consider the affects global warming on weather patterns.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.