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A Night Out (Pinter)

Short Play, Drama  /  5w, 10m

A Night Out
by Harold Pinter

Albert finds himself dominated by his mother. At an office party he is
mercilessly teased by his colleagues and arrives home, his temper
rising.

A Night Out (Pinter)

  • Cast Size
    Cast Size
    5w, 10m

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Summary
Albert finds himself dominated by his mother. At an office party he is mercilessly teased by his colleagues and arrives home, his temper rising. When his mother nags he attacks and leaves her, gets picked up by a girl and is able to reduce her to humble servility. Yet, when he arrives home his mother is there fully recovered and ready to reassert her dominance.
Cast Attributes

M10 (28, 50, 65) F5 (25, 55).

  • Time Period Contemporary

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Harold Pinter

Harold Pinter (1930-2008) was born in London on October 10, 1930. He lived with Antonia Fraser from 1975 until his death on Christmas Eve 2008. (They were married in 1980).

After studying at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and the Central School of Speech and Drama, he worke ...

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