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The adaptation of George Steiner's novel The Portage to San Cristobal of A.H. was performed at the Mermaid theatre during 1982. Irving Wardle wrote in The Times:
'The novel examines the dilemma that has haunted the Western conscience since the Nuremberg Trials; what justice can there be for criminals whose acts dwarf all previous notions of human crime? It also shows a Jewi
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Christopher James Hampton CBE, FRSL is a British playwright, screen writer and film director. He is best known for his play based on the novel Les Liaisons dangereuses and the film version Dangerous Liaisons (1988) and also more recently for writing the nominated screenplay for the film adaptation of Ian McEwan's Atonement.

Hampton became involved in the theatre while studying German and French at
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