The Homecoming
The Homecoming

The Homecoming (2007)

The Homecoming

The Homecoming (1964)

Channel BBC Radio 3
Broadcast Date 9 December 2007
Broadcast time 20:00:00
Length (minutes) 100
Series Drama on 3
Description 'Electrifying audiences when it was first performed in 1965, The Homecoming has quickly established itself as a modern classic. In this production for BBC Radio, Pinter himself takes on the role of Max, the head of the Hackney family to which a professor and his wife return one night from America. There, amongst the shadows of the past and the realities of the present, a compelling drama unfolds.' (BBC website)
Language English

Linked Productions

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Linked People

Martin Smith

Creative | Producer (radio/television)

Thea Sharrock (1976)

Creative | Director

Linked Organisations

BBC (British Broadcasting Corporation) (Cultural Institution | Est. 1922)



Max (Age: 70, Male)

Performer: Harold Pinter (1930 - 2008)

Lenny (Age: early thirties, Male)

Performer: Samuel West (1966)

Teddy (Age: mid thirties, Male)

Performer: Rupert Graves (1963)

Ruth (The Homecoming) (Age: early thirties, Female)

Performer: Gina McKee (1964)

Joey (Age: mid twenties, Male)

Performer: James Alexandrou (1985)

Sam (The Homecoming) (Age: 63, Male)

Performer: Michael Gambon (1940 - 2023)

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Learning On Screen, full broadcast (subscription required) (Video)

Type: Biography

External Link:

Interview with Samuel West, conducted by Alexander Lass, 16 February 2021 (PDF)

Type: Interview

External Link:


BBC Radio 3 Website


Accessed 29 January 2019.

Drama on 3: The Homecoming

Radio Times, 6 December 2007, p. 142