Michael Billington

Lady Antonia Fraser: A little-known chapter in her life with Harold Pinter
In May 1978, the award-winning biographer Lady Antonia Fraser and celebrated playwright Harold Pinter boarded a flight destined for Tel Aviv. Antonia Fraser’s chronicle of their trip is now published for the first time. As they move from Jerusalem to Masada to Bethlehem, they break bread and debate the state of Israel with everyone from Jackie Kennedy to Shimon Peres. Charmingly narrated, embroidered with effervescent flourishes and wonderfully British notes of humour, Our Israeli Di...
Voices from Pinterland

An exhilarating event featuring 17 early works by Harold Pinter, comprising his essays, sketches and radio plays, displaying the variety and wit of Pinter’s extraordinary talent. Starring Claudie Blakely, Ilan Goodman, Malcolm Sinclair and Alison Steadman and narrated by Kenneth Cranham. This event is produced by Honor Borwick and Tristram Powell and directed by Tristram Powell, and is followed by a Q&A with theatre critic and Pinter biographer, Michael Billington