Pinter's semi-autobiographical play examining the surprise attraction, shy first steps, gradual flowering, and treasonous deception of a woman's extramarital affair with her husband's best friend. The entire story is told from the husband's point of view, with the scenes in precise reverse chronological order.
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In every life...for every love...with every trust...there is a risk of Betrayal.
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The original Broadway production of "Betrayal" by Harold Pinter
opened on January 5, 1980 at the Trafalgar Theatre and ran until May 31 that year. It has since had two revivals, November 14, 2000 to February 4, 2001, and October 27, 2013 to January 5, 2014. It has run on Broadway in total for around one hundred seventy performances. See more
[after his wife tells him that she's been having an affair with his best friend
Where does it take place? Must be a bit awkward. I mean we've got two kids, he's got two kids not to mention a wife.
Referenced in Seinfeld: The Betrayal