Yasmina Reza





Yasmina Reza


Born
in France
May 01, 1959

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Yasmina Reza began work as an actress, appearing in several new plays as well as in plays by Molière and Marivaux. In 1987 she wrote Conversations after a Burial, which won the Molière Award for Best Author. Following this, she translated Kafka's Metamorphosis for Roman Polanski and was nominated for a Molière Award for Best Translation. Her second play, Winter Crossing, won the 1990 Molière for Best Fringe Production, and her next play The Unexpected Man, enjoyed successful productions in England, France, Scandinavia, Germany and New York. In 1995, Art premiered in Paris and went on to win the Molière Award for Best Author. Since then it has been produced world-wide and translated into 20 languages. The London production received the 1996- ...more

Average rating: 3.68 · 7,339 ratings · 592 reviews · 28 distinct works · Similar authors
'Art'

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3.80 avg rating — 2,868 ratings — published 1994 — 24 editions
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The God of Carnage

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3.81 avg rating — 2,299 ratings — published 2007 — 17 editions
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Happy are the Happy

3.33 avg rating — 1,002 ratings — published 2013 — 28 editions
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سه روایت از زندگی

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Desolation

3.39 avg rating — 175 ratings — published 1999 — 18 editions
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Plays 1: 'Art' / Life x 3 /...

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The Unexpected Man

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3.66 avg rating — 92 ratings — published 1997 — 7 editions
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Conversations After a Burial

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3.28 avg rating — 109 ratings — published 1987 — 5 editions
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Dawn, Dusk, or Night: My Ye...

liked it 3.00 avg rating — 115 ratings — published 2007 — 12 editions
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Hammerklavier

3.59 avg rating — 61 ratings — published 1997 — 7 editions
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“Yvan's a very tolerant bloke, which of course, when it comes to relationships, is the worst thing you can be.
Yvan's very tolerant because he couldn't care less.”
Yasmina Reza, 'Art'

“there’s a very well-known method for getting women, everybody knows it, it’s not to say a word.”
Yasmina Reza, Happy are the Happy

“Qué error fatal poner el amor en el centro del matrimonio, amor y matrimonio no tienen nada que ver, amor y familia no tienen nada que ver, los sentimientos entre un hombre y una mujer, dentro de ese dispositivo, solo pueden esfumarse.”
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