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  1. Junpei Mizobata plunges headfirst into the absurdist world of Harold PinterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 21 | The Japan Times

    ... in Shintaro Mori's production of English playwright Harold Pinter's first box-office hit, 1960's tragicomic "The Caretaker," alongside Shugo Oshinari and Yoichi Nukumizu who play its two other characters. Although Pinter (1930-2008) won a Nobel ...

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  2. Last Night's Review: The Caretaker, Nuffield Southampton TheatresRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2017 | Hampshire Chronicle

    HAROLD Pinter's 1960 hit The Caretaker is brought bang up-to-date while retaining all of its relevance and absurdity, even gaining more along the way. The play's themes - class divides, homelessness, mental health, power and corruption - are evergreen.

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  3. Live Videos | Actor Richard Donelly Talks about "The Caretaker"...Read the original story

    Sep 27, 2017 | Go Local

    Seasoned actor, Richard Donelly, who is an accomplished veteran in the Rhode Island theater scene, is making his Wilbury Theater debut as "Davies" in Harold Pinter's "The Caretaker" directed by Steve Kidd. Donelly, who played a different role in the same play earlier in his career, had always wanted to play "Davies", and says the role rates in the "top ten" of his all-time favorite characters he's portrayed.

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  4. Wilbury's 'The Caretaker' is compelling theatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2017 | Warwickonline.com

    Set in the far corner of Wilbury Theatre's expansive new "playground," Harold Pinter's classic psychological drama, "The Caretaker," is given a compelling production by three talented actors.

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  5. A damsel in distress electrifies the life of a loner in Conor McPherson's The Night AliveRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2017 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... bitter, grieving Maurice. Sabadina's playing of Kenneth (who immediately reminds us of Harold Pinter's Mick in The Caretaker ) is a little lurid, arguably, but it's a hard ask to convincingly inject a note of extreme violence into the tenderhearted ...

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  6. Photo Flash: First Look at the Caretaker at Wilbury GroupRead the original story

    Sep 14, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Wilbury Theatre Group opens it's new Olneyville performance space with Harold Pinter 's groundbreaking 1960 work, The Caretaker, tonight. Directed by Steve Kidd , The Wilbury Group production features longtime Providence favorite actor Richard Donelly as Davies, Joe Short as Aston, and Wilbury Artistic Director Josh Short as Mick.

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  7. Wilbury Group to Open New Performance Space with the CaretakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Wilbury Theatre Group opens it's new Olneyville performance space with Harold Pinter 's groundbreaking 1960 work, The Caretaker. Directed by Steve Kidd , The Wilbury Group production features longtime Providence favorite actor Richard Donelly as Davies, Joe Short as Aston, and Wilbury Artistic Director Josh Short as Mick.

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  8. Host of theatrical treats this autumnRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2017 | Hampshire Chronicle

    ... October, Bristol Old Vic and Royal & Derngate, Northampton present a new version of Harold Pinter's classic, The Caretaker, followed by Fuel's adaptation of the infamous coastal myth, The Hartlepool Monkey,. Opening at NST on November 7 is ...

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  9. Nuffield Southampton Theatres Announces Autumn SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... In October Bristol Old Vic and Royal & Derngate, Northampton present a new version of Harold Pinter's classic, The Caretaker, directed by Christopher Haydon; following this is Fuel's adaptation of the infamous coastal myth, The Hartlepool Monkey, ...

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  10. Imago Puts New Slant on 'Medea'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2017 | Portland Tribune

    ... puppet hit "La Belle, Lost in the World of the Automaton," not to mention the minimalism of Harold Pinter's "The Caretaker" and "The Homecoming." "We've been looking for a play to do on this set since we first started it," Mouawad says. "It's ...

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  11. Throwback Thursday: Entering the DSLR world with the Canon EOS 10DRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | Digital Photography Review

    ... outside the theatre. I can't remember the first production that I shot digitally (was it Harold Pinter's 'The Caretaker'?) but compared to film, it was vastly easier. Ironically, I was a sort of caretaker for the theatre at the time, since I lived ...

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  12. Whata s the matter with the men in a The Caretakera ?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    Almost two years ago, Miami's Zoetic Stage took its first trip into the world of Harold Pinter with an intense, superbly acted production of the Nobel laureate's 1978 hit " Betrayal " in the Arsht Center's Carnival Studio Theater. Now Zoetic is delving further back into the Pinter canon with a riveting production of "The Caretaker."

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  13. The Wilbury Theatre Group Announces 2017-18 Main Series SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The 2017/18 Main Series Season includes Harold Pinter 's groundbreaking The Caretaker, Branden Jacob-Jenkins' Neighbors, Young Jean Lee 's Church, Thornton Wilder 's Pulitzer Prize-winning masterpiece The Skin of Our Teeth, Annie Baker 's The Flick, and Sean Graney and Kevin O'Donnell's subversive new adaptation of Gilbert and Sullivan's The Pirates of Penzance, or The Slave of Duty. In addition to this 6-Play Main Series Season, The Wilbury Group will be announcing 3 additional workshop and full-scale productions from our new works and experimental arm Studio W later this year, including a new adaptation of Alfred Jarry 's absurdist masterpiece Ubu Roi adapted by Phoenyx Williams, our new works staged-reading series, and more.

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  14. Wilbury Group Announces 2017/18 Main Series SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Wilbury Theatre Group's Founding Artistic Director Josh Short has announced the Group's 2017/18 Main Series Season. The exciting 6 play season includes some of our audiences favorite playwrights alongside experimental new works by the brightest theatre artists working today, including Harold Pinter 's groundbreaking The Caretaker , Branden Jacob-Jenkins' Neighbors , Young Jean Lee 's Church , the Pulitzer Prize winning The Skin of Our Teeth , Annie Baker 's The Flick , and Sean Graney and Kevin O'Donnell's subversive new adaptation of the Gilbert and Sullivan's The Pirates of Penzance, or The Slave of Duty .

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  15. Berkshire Theatre Group's 2017 Summer Season AnnouncedRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... and music direction by James Barry (Broadway: Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson; BTG: A Thousand Clowns, Tommy, The Caretaker), this smash-hit musical includes classic tunes such as: "Blue Suede Shoes," "Fever," "Walk the Line," "Sixteen Tons," "Who Do ...

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  16. Alan Simpson obituary: a Beckett of the small screenRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | Sight and Sound

    Alan Simpson believed that "Failure is much more interesting than success" and this was illustrated in the 151 scripts for Hancock's Half Hour and 58 episodes of Steptoe Son he co-wrote with Ray Galton . The best of their work has been deservedly paralleled with Harold Pinter ; after Tony Hancock saw the latter's play The Caretaker in 1960 he told Simpson that "you've been writing this stuff for ages!" Pinter saw his use of silence as demonstrating the "desperate rearguard attempts to keep ourselves to ourselves" but Galton and Simpson's protagonists were often engaged in keeping themselves from themselves.

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