Sir David Hare is one of the UK’s leading playwrights, known for his excoriating and satirical treatment of politics and established institutions. He speaks to Anahita Uberoi about how theatre can highlight and possibly reform institutional evils and corruption and the power of drama and creativity to call out the failures and excesses of those in authority.
Private: David Hare
David Hare is one of Britain’s most internationally performed playwrights and screenwriters. In a millennial poll of the best hundred plays of the 20th century, five were his.