David Hare


David Hare’s notebook: The National Theatre belongs to taxpayers, not corporate sponsors

13 December 2014 9:00 am

The nicest day of the year was spent at Charleston in May. The Sussex farmhouse shared by Duncan Grant and…

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David Hare's diary: Actresses are smarter than journalists

5 October 2013 9:00 am

So mysterious, the Conservative party. In every poll, our five most admired institutions are the NHS, the BBC, the Royal…



15 December 2012 9:00 am

For obvious reasons, people are always looking for a nicer word for right-wing. For a while, they tried ‘free-market’ —…


11 February 2012 3:00 pm

One of the best things about being a writer is that you get asked to interesting places. I’ve always turned…