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Definition(s):

  • (n) French dramatist (born in Romania) who was a leading exponent of the theater of the absurd (1912-1994)

News

  • After the Chairs

    This World Premiere by David Koteles remixes Ionesco's absurdist masterpiece 'The Chairs' and completely transforms it for modern gay life.
    on July 10, 2013     Source: New York Times

Quotes

  • "What I love most is the play's brazen theatricality - it was like Ionesco was throwing great gobs of phosphorus and paint at the canvas and dishing up a faux Molière with wisps of Shakespearian allusion all the way through it," Mr. Rush said....
    on Mar 24, 2009 By: Geoffrey Rush Source: New York Times

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