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The Birthday Party is a radio play by Harold Pinter, based on his stage play. It was first broadcast on BBC Radio in 1970.

Plot[]

Stanley, a piano player in his 30's, lives in a run down boarding house on the English coast. Two strange men named Goldberg and McCann arrive looking for him, and turn Stan's birthday party into a nightmare.

Cast[]

  • Goldberg - Lee Montague
  • McCann - Norman Rodway
  • Stanley - John Hollis
  • Meg - Sylvia Coleridge
  • Petey - Cyril Shaps
  • Lulu - Barbara Mitchell
  • Narrator - John Gabriel

Directed by Charles Lefaux

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