Mountain Language

Mountain Language

Mountain Language

by: Harold Pinter

by: Harold Pinter

Mountain Language

Mountain Language

by: Harold Pinter

by: Harold Pinter

Overview

Focusing on the brutalities of a society which forbids a minority of its population to speak in their own language, it is a play of few words which add up to an eloquent indictment of the banning of any human utterance.' Paul Taylor in the Independent. It was presented by the National Theatre at the Lyttelton Theatre in 1988 starring Eileen Atkins, Michael Gambon and Miranda Richardson.

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  • Time Period: Contemporary

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Harold Pinter

Harold Pinter was born in London in 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 worked as an actor under the stage name David Baron. Following his s ...

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