Betrayal (London)
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Betrayal (London)
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Betrayal (London) London Reviews and Tickets

68%
(4 Reviews)
Positive
50%
Mixed
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Members say
Great acting, Intense, Thought-provoking, Intelligent, Great staging

About the Show

A revival of Harold Pinter's emotional drama starring Tom Hiddleston.

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Member Reviews (4)

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26 Reviews | 1 Follower
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Great acting

See it if You like the actors, that’s why I went to see it and they did their job great

Don't see it if You like a fast developing plot and complex staging, this one in a simple one and a bit slow

15 Reviews | 0 Followers
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Intense, Great staging, Romantic, Profound, Great acting

See it if You like character-led stories where little happens but character development is central

Don't see it if You don't plays with a very small cast

13 Reviews | 0 Followers
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Intelligent, Great acting

See it if Great cast, the actors did a good job. Interesting story about relationships.

Don't see it if you want to see a comedy

9 Reviews | 0 Followers
68
Thought-provoking, Intense, Great acting, Ambitious

See it if You like more thought-provoking and serious plays that draw parallels to real relationships, focusing more on the script than the set.

Don't see it if You prefer more visual, light-hearted plays

Critic Reviews (10)

Time Out London
March 13th, 2019

...there have to be very few people alive – or indeed dead – who understand Pinter in the way Lloyd does, and it shows here.
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The Telegraph (UK)
March 14th, 2019

Funny, sharp, oddly nasty, and memorably anguished, Lloyd’s Betrayal is fully faithful to a theatrical landmark.
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London Theatre
March 13th, 2019

This is a magnificent, searing account of Pinter's most autobiographically charged play ... and it brings Lloyd's classy season of Pinter at the Pinter to an end with a fine flourish.
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WhatsOnStage
October 4th, 2019

It is Betrayal as I've never seen it before, and like this entire season, it bathes Pinter in a brilliant new light.
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The Guardian (UK)
March 14th, 2019

Yet the revelation of this excellent production is its reminder that betrayal is never-ending and that the one deceived forever haunts the imagination.
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The Stage (UK)
March 13th, 2019

The coolness of it all means that some of the play’s emotional potency is diluted, but it’s always gripping – and superbly performed, particularly by Hiddleston.
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The Arts Desk
March 14th, 2019

Jamie Lloyd locates the radical soul of a classic work...A searing climax to a thrilling season.
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The Independent (UK)
March 14th, 2019

Crowning his superlative six-month Pinter season at this address, Jamie Lloyd directs an exceptionally thoughtful and searching revival of this time-reverse play.
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