The Birthday Party and the Room (Paperback)

Two Plays

By Harold Pinter

Grove Press, 9780802151148, 116pp.

Publication Date: January 20, 1994

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (4/1/1971)

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In The Birthday Party, a musician who escapes to a dilapidated boarding house becomes the victim of a ritual murder in which everyone- assassins, victim, and observers- implacably plays out the role assigned him by fate.The Room, a derelict boarding house again becomes the scene of a visitation of fate when a blind Black man suddenly arrives to deliver a mysterious message.