When a college Professor agrees to meet a struggling student behind closed doors, their conversation yields only mutual misunderstanding...and an unexpected charge. As their antipathy turns ugly, it destroys lives, derails careers and ultimately leads to a cataclysmic event that no one could have expected. The play was presented at the Royal Court in 1993 with David Suchet and Lia Williams, and directed by Harold Pinter.Author David Mamet. Producer Andrew Aughton. Producer Derby Theatre. Producer Buxton Opera House. Director Yvonne Hurt. Lighting Alexandra Stafford. Design Paul Hurt.