GOD OF CARNAGE
by Yasmina Reza
Olivier Award Best New Comedy 2009
Tony Award Best Play 2009
Yasmina Reza is a French playwright and novelist, based in Paris, whose works have all been multi-award-winning, critical and popular international successes. Her plays, Conversations After a Burial, The Passage of Winter, ‘Art’, The Unexpected Man, Life x 3
and A Spanish Play
, have been produced worldwide and translated into 35 languages.
Her latest play, Le Dieu du Carnage
, opened on 8 December 2006 at the Schauspielhaus in Zurich
, directed by Jürgen Gosch; in Paris on 25 January 2008 at the Theatre Antoine, directed by the author, with Isabelle Huppert; in London on 25 March 2008 with Ralph Fiennes directed by Matthew Warchus and on Broadway in March 2009 with James Gandolfini.
Novels include: Hammerklavier, Une Désolation, Adam Haberberg, Dans la Luge d’Arthur Schopenhauer, Nulle Part
and L´Aube, le Soir ou la Nuit
Film includes: Le Pique-Nique de Lulu Kreutz
directed by Didier Martiny.