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Hothouse, the (1980) [Play]
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A black comedy set in a government-run mental institution, The Hothouse revolves around a sinister murder plot hatched against a backdrop of corruption, sexual favors, and hopeless bureaucratic ineptitude. Beneath the surface comedy there are frightening implications concerning a bureaucracy ostensibly dedicated to humanitarian concerns, but where people are referred to by numbers and forgotten as easily as troublesome figures on a balance sheet. Written in 1958, The Hothouse was first performed at London's Hampstead Theatre in April 1980, in a production directed by Pinter himself.

Original title: The Hothouse
Original languages: English


Genre: Drama and Plays

Edition #1: Hothouse, the

Hothouse, the (1980)
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Language: English

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Hothouse, the (1980)

ISBN: 0802136435

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