Party Time
Party Time

Party Time (1992)

Party Time

Party Time [tv script] (1991)

Channel Channel 4
Broadcast Date 17 November 1992
Broadcast time 21:00:00
Length (minutes) 45
Black and White No
Series Without Walls
Broadcast Notes

World television premiere of Party Time in Channel 4's arts slot Without Walls. The production features the cast from the 1991 Almeida Theatre production; Pinter incorporated six new characters into the play for this television production, which he directed.

Language English

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Linked People

Harold Pinter (1930 - 2008)

Creative | Director

Grant Hicks

Creative | Designer

Michael Custance

Production | Producer

Linked Organisations

Picture Base International (Production Company | Est. Unknown)


Gavin (Age: fifties, Male)

Performer: Barry Foster (1931 - 2002)

Dusty (Age: twenties, Female)

Performer: Cordelia Roche

Melissa (Age: Not Specified, Female)

Dramatis personae indicates 'a woman of seventy'

Performer: Dorothy Tutin (1930 - 2001)

Charlotte (Age: thirties, Female)

Performer: Nicola Pagett (1945 - 2021)

Jimmy (Age: young, Male)

Performer: Harry Burton (1962)

Liz (Age: thirties, Female)

Performer: Bridget Lynch-Blosse

Fred (Party Time) (Age: forties, Male)

Performer: Roger Lloyd-Pack (1944 - 2014)

Terry (Age: Not Specified, Male)

Dramatis personae indicates ' A man of forty'

Performer: Peter Howitt (1957)

Waiter (Party Time) (Age: Not Specified)

Performer: Kevin Dignam

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Channel 4 Press Pack

Press Information, Saturday 14 November - Friday 20 November 1992 (Week 47), pp. 16 and 30


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Without Walls: Party Time, Channel 4, 17 November 1992 (accessed 23 January 2019)


Review of Party Time by Nigella Lawson

The Times, 21 November 1992

Newspaper review