Dinner With Friends: Old Mill Theatre dishes up Pulitzer Prize-winner
  
Dinner With Friends: Old Mill Theatre dishes up Pulitzer Prize-winner
Old Mill Theatre
Old Mill Theatre
14 Feb 2014 to 1 Mar 2014
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Tickets - Tickets are $25, $20 concession book at http://oldmilltheatre.com.au/tickets or on 9367 8719.
Duration - 150 mins
Restrictions/Warnings
Not suitable for children


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Synopsis
THE trials and tribulations of marriage breakdowns come to the fore in the Old Mill Theatre’s first season of 2014.

Written by Donald Margulies and directed by Noel O’Neill, Dinner With Friends finds a husband and wife re-evaluating their marriage after their closest friends decide to split after 12 years.

Over the course of the play, the two couples are seen at different ages and stages of their lives – when Tom and Beth break up, Gabe and Karen feel compelled to choose sides and begin to question the strength of their own tranquil marriage while also seeing the real meaning behind their friendships.

In 2000, the play won the Pulitzer Prize for Drama as well as the American Theatre Critics Association New Play Award.

It was also adapted into a 2001 TV movie with Toni Collette, Andie MacDowell, Dennis Quaid and Greg Kinnear.

“The most intriguing aspect of the play is the fact that all relationships are tested as a result of one couple breaking up,” O’Neill said.

“It’s ...more
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