The Pinter mss., 20th cent., are three drafts of The Caretaker: A Play in Three Acts by Harold Pinter, 1930- , playwright.
Contents:  First draft. T.D. 50p. 25cm. Carries holograph additions and revisions. Differs considerably from final draft.  Second draft. T.D. 74p. 25cm. Carries holograph revisions and holograph and typewritten additions. Differs slightly from final draft.  Final draft. T.D. 88p. 25cm. A few holograph additions. Differs slightly from printed play under the same title. London, Encore Publishing Co. Ltd.  (Lilly PR6031 .I5 C2 copy 2). In copy 2 the author has made, in his own hand, the slight amendments which were required. Originally produced at the Arts Theatre Club, a private club, April 27, 1960. On May 30th it was transferred to the Duchess Theatre, and required a license from the Lord Chamberlain for a public performance.
Included is the program of the production at The Arts Theatre Club, first performance, April 27, 1960; newspaper clipping of the review from the New York Times, October 5, 1961, of the performance in New York, and a program of the productions of the Indiana Theatre Company, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana, June 30, July 1, and 2, 1967.
Collection size: 3 items