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Join us at Faber and Faber to hear legendary playwrights Tom Stoppard and Patrick Marber in conversation. With only fifty tickets on sale for this event, it is a set to be an exceptional occasion in the atmospheric surroundings of Bloomsbury House.
Patrick Marber won a Tony Award for Best Direction 2018 for his revival of Tom Stoppard’s Travesties, which transferred from the Menier Chocolate Factory to the West End to Broadway.
Doors – 6.30 p.m.
Event starts – 7 p.m.
End events – 8: 30 p.m.
Complimentary wine and soft drinks will be provided to guests.
Tom Stoppard’s work includes Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead, The Real Inspector Hound, Jumpers,Travesties, Night and Day, Every Good Boy Deserves Favour, After Magritte, Dirty Linen, The Real Thing,Hapgood, Arcadia, Indian Ink, The Invention of Love, the trilogy The Coast of Utopia, Rock ‘n’ Roll and The Hard Problem. His radio plays include If You’re Glad I’ll Be Frank, Albert’s Bridge, Where Are They Now?, Artist Descending a Staircase, The Dog It Was That Died, In the Native State and Darkside (incorporating Pink Floyd’s Dark Side of the Moon). Television work includes Professional Foul, Squaring the Circle and Parade’s End. His film credits include Empire of the Sun, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead, which he also directed, Shakespeare in Love, Enigma and Anna Karenina.
Patrick Marber was born in 1964. He began his career as a stand-up comedian and writer in 1986. He co-wrote and appeared in a number of radio and television programmes including The Day Today and Knowing Me, Knowing You. In 1995 his first play, Dealer’s Choice, premiered at the National Theatre in a production he also directed. Since then he has written plays and screenplays including After Miss Julie, Closer, Howard Katz, Don Juan in Soho, The Red Lion, Three Days in the Country, Notes on a Scandal and Love You More. He lives in London with his wife and their three children.