Harold Pinter

Sir Peter Hall (1930–2017) on Harold Pinter, actors and making love

12 September 2017 10:48

Sir Peter Hall has died at the age of 86. He spoke to The Spectator in 2009: Even at 78 and…

Exploring Israel and Jewishness with Harold Pinter

17 January 2017 10:12

In this week’s Books Podcast, I talk to Lady Antonia Fraser about her new book. Our Israeli Diary, 1978 is…

Books podcast: Antonia Fraser’s Israeli diary

16 January 2017 12:36

In this week’s Books Podcast, I talk to Lady Antonia Fraser about her new book. Our Israeli Diary, 1978 is…

Could a piece with no singing be the future of opera?

18 February 2016 17:28

Nowhere are human beings so magnificently self-assertive as in opera.  Everything about operatic characters is outsize; their bodies, their flowing…