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Dinner

4.21  ·  Rating Details ·  29 Ratings  ·  4 Reviews
It's my creation - like Frankenstein's monster.

An artist, a scientist and a sexpot are coming to dinner. Paige, hostess extraordinaire, is celebrating the publication of her husband's bestseller. The arrival of Mike, marooned in the foggy lane after crashing his van, provides an unexpected addition to the evening's entertainment. A silent waiter, sourced from an obscure we
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Paperback, 107 pages
Published December 2nd 2002 by Faber and Faber
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Bettie☯
Nov 23, 2015 Bettie☯ rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: BBC Radio Listeners
Recommended to Bettie☯ by: Laura


http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b06pv42w

Description: Moira Buffini's outrageous comedy Dinner started life in the National Theatre's Loft in 2002, and became her first West End smash. In this brand new production, adapted by the writer for Drama on 3, Harriet Walter returns to the role she created: Paige, the hostess and architect of an evening which her guests will never forget. Two other original leads, Nicholas Farrell and Penny Downie, and four new cast members, join her in this viciously bl
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Nov 23, 2015 Laura rated it liked it
Recommends it for: Bettie
From BBC Radio 3 - Drama on 3:
Moira Buffini's outrageous comedy Dinner started life in the National Theatre's Loft in 2002, and became her first West End smash. In this brand new production, adapted by the writer for Drama on 3, Harriet Walter returns to the role she created: Paige, the hostess and architect of an evening which her guests will never forget. Two other original leads, Nicholas Farrell and Penny Downie, and four new cast members, join her in this viciously black chamber piece about
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Interesting... Would be a challenge to put on.

"Watch it, tosser, or I'll punch your bollocks out through your throat." - Hal
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A very funny and clever book. The characters are all really interesting to follow and you can really see the different relationships they hold for each other.
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Moira Buffini (born 1965) is an English dramatist, director, and actor.

She was born in Carlisle to Irish parents, and studied English and Drama at Goldsmiths. She subsequently trained as an actor at the Welsh College of Music and Drama.

For Jordan, co-written with Anna Reynolds in 1992, she won a Time Out Award for her performance and Writers' Guild Award for Best Fringe play. Her 1997 play Gabrie
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