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  1. 'No one would recognise me': The art and artifice of St. VincentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 8 | The Age

    ... and casting. It will be her first feature film after making her directorial debut with the dark comedy The Birthday Party , a short film included in the 2017 horror anthology, directed by female directors, called XX . "I'm so excited. I mean, ...

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  2. Danny Dyer and Martin Freeman to star in Harold Pinter playRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2018 | Newsday

    ... contributions to politics and culture. He wrote more than 30 plays including The Caretaker and The Birthday Party. His film scripts include The French Lieutenant's Woman. Pinter subsequently asked him to appear in No Man's Land at The National, and ...

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  3. Danny Dyer 'to take MORE time off from EastEnders to perform in Harold Pinter double-bill'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2018 | Daily Mail

    ... most revered works, including Old Times, The Hothouse, Tea Party, The Caretaker, A Kind of Alaska and The Birthday Party. The latter has just completed a successful run in the West End starring Stephen Mangan and Zoe Wanamaker. Pinter's first play - ...

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  4. 3 Ways to Build a CharacterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2018 | Back Stage

    ... you answer questions? When a young actor asked Harold Pinter for the backstory of his character in "The Birthday Party," the playwright's reply was " " Some people use this moment to justify the idea that instinct trumps research. In reality, I ...

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  5. Nick Launay Masters at Bernie's for BRMC Special Cassette EPRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2018 | Digital Pro Sound

    ... from pivotal acts including Public Image Ltd, Talking Heads, Kate Bush, Gang of Four, Killing Joke, and The Birthday Party. Pictured in session are (L-R) Black Rebel Motorcycle Club producer Nick Launay and mastering engineer Bernie Grundman. Photo ...

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  6. The Birthday Party: a 60-year-old play for todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2018 | Spiked

    If somebody asked what I thought, I would say that the timely 60th anniversary production of The Birthday Party , directed by Ian Rickson and performed by a suitably stellar cast, shows that it remains a powerful play for today. Yes, it has all the usual elements so often classified/caricatured as 'Pinteresque', from the pauses to the opaque dialogue.

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  7. Passions Clash In Noël Coward's Private Lives At The Belgrade TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... age glamour to the Main Stage at the Belgrade, returning to Coventry following acclaimed productions of The Birthday Party (2016) and Absent Friends (2015). Brand new for 2018, this latest tour from LCT is directed by Michael Cabot with design by ...

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  8. Photo Flash: London Classic Theatre Presents Private Lives By Noël CowardRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Babadook. Gareth Bennett-Ryan plays Elyot Chase . He returns to London Classic Theatre after appearing in The Birthday Party. Other recent theatre credits include The History Boys, Macbeth (Mercury Theatre, Colchester), As You Like It, Macbeth ...

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  9. Full Cast Announced For World Premiere Of Ella Hickson's the WriterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Nutcracker at Nuffield Southampton Theatres; Ciphers for Out of Joint, Bush Theatre and Exeter Northcott; The Birthday Party at the Manchester Royal Exchange and The Seagull for Headlong Theatre, Nuffield Southampton Theatres and Derby Theatre ...

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  10. Audiences Have Five Weeks Left to See the Birthday Party at the Harold Pinter TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Audiences now have just five weeks left to see the critically acclaimed West End production of playwright Harold Pinter's The Birthday Party. The company for the major revival, which runs 60 years since the play's debut, includes Toby Jones, Stephen Mangan, Zo Wanamaker, Pearl Mackie, Tom Vaughan-Lawlor and Peter Wight, and is directed by Ian Rickson.

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  11. Birthday party in a box makes the day brightRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2018 | Vernon Morning Star

    The Silver Star Trefoil Guild is helping to make birthdays a little brighter for children who might not otherwise celebrate their special day. Birthday Party in a Box is a project of Girl Guides of Canada and began as a service project in 2013 for to celebrate 100 years of Guiding in Alberta.

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  12. Pinter's "The Birthday Party": Niamh Gilmore Esher collegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2018 | Richmond and Twickenham Times

    Right now at the Pinter Theatre in London a production of "The Birthday Party" is running made up of a star-studded cast as chosen by Amy Ball; Toby Jones, Steven Mangan, Zoe Wanamaker, Pearl Mackie, Tom Vaughan-Lawlor and Peter Wight. Each of these six actors play a well-developed, interesting character each vital to the plot.

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  13. Poetic beginning for new Augie March albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2018 | Yahoo!

    ... the honour of being the last ever produced by the late Tony Cohen - the ARIA Award winner who worked with The Birthday Party and Nick Cave and died in August. "That was a really beautiful few days. He hadn't worked for such a long time because ...

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  14. ONTD Originala : 30 Horror Movies Directed by WomenRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2018 | OhNoTheyDidnt

    ... box; a mother tries to hide her dead husband's body before their daughter's birthday party begins in "The Birthday Party;" four friends on a desert expedition succumb to an ancient evil in "Don't Fall," and finally in "Her Only Living Son," a single ...

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  15. Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds, Arcade Fire set for first Bucharest concertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2018 | Romania-Insider.com

    ... jazz and garage-rock. They released 16 studio albums together, in addition to the three together with The Birthday Party. The 1996 album Murder Ballads features Where the Wild Roses Grow , a duet with Kylie Minogue. It is his most commercially ...

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  16. Terminal Avant-Blues Duo Great Sadness Release Vinyl DebutRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... of the whole thing. Eventually this intersection of Fred McDowell, Jessie Mae Hemphill, Son House, The Birthday Party and an infusion of ultra-heaviness that Stephen treasured since his first exposure to "War Pigs" formed the basis of their ...

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  17. Bambara's Western Gothic Opus, 'Shadow On Everything,' Comes To LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2018 | News 88.9 KNPR

    ... spacious and searing guitar work that embodies the loneliness of Alessandro Alessandroni and terror of The Birthday Party, all in this first single. "Jose Tries To Leave" is like a harsh flash of light against a leather silhouette, a document of the ...

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  18. How a 1994 Nick Cave song became a favorite of TV shows like 'Peaky Blinders'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... label, has published Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds since the band was formed from the ashes of the Birthday Party in 1983 by Cave and Harvey. "Sync use for 'Red Right Hand' is more about quality than quantity," McGinnis says. "It's not a song we can ...

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  19. The Noise of Winter-Prettiest Eyes, Miscomings, and the Carols at Chop SueyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2018 | The Stranger

    Tuesday nights are a bastard for drawing people to music shows. Even stacked bills like the one at Chop Suey last night struggle to crack the 30-people barrier, and so the Red Curtain of Ignominya was dropped, signaling that the bands-Prettiest Eyes, Miscomings, and the Carols -would not set up on the main stage, but rather, tucked back in the rear corner of the club, near the photo booth that emits a chronic feculent stench.

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  20. Passionate letters Harold Pinter sent to Joan BakewellRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2018 | Daily Mail

    ... Images. Your voice, your eyes. Your body receiving me. Your lovely giving taking girlness.' The author of The Birthday Party and No Man's Land also displays a playfully saucy side. When Miss Bakewell mentions the chance of new accommodation, he ...

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