"Packed with tension and conflict." - Evening Standard

"Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart are unmissable." - Daily Telegraph

July 17 at 2pm | One summer's evening, two aging writers, Hirst and Spooner, meet in a Hampstead pub and continue their drinking into the night at Hirst's stately house nearby. As the pair become increasingly inebriated, and their stories increasingly unbelievable, the lively conversations turn into a revealing power game, further complicated by the return home of two sinister younger men. Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart lead this revival of Harold Pinter’s comic classic.

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