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God of Carnage, The

"I found myself delighted by Yasmina Reza's incisive observation, her acerbic wit, her shrewd humour and her stunning cast."

The Times

  • Full Length Play
  • Dramatic Comedy

  • Time Period: Contemporary
  • Set Requirements: Interior Set
What happens when two sets of parents meet up to deal with the unruly behaviour of their children?

A calm and rational debate between grown-ups about the need to teach kids how to behave properly? Or a hysterical night of name-calling, tantrums and tears before bedtime?

Boys will be boys, but the adults are usually worse – much worse. 

REVIEWS:

"I found myself delighted by Yasmina Reza's incisive observation, her acerbic wit, her shrewd humour and her stunning cast."

The Times

"A triumph! Brilliantly translated by Christopher Hampton."

 Daily Express

Premiere Production: Christopher Hampton's translation of Yasmina Reza's sharp-edged play The God of Carnage premiered at the Gielgud Theatre, London, in March 2008.
  • Casting: 2M, 2F

  • VERONIQUE VALLON - 40s.
    MICHEL VALLON - 40s.
    ANNETTE REILLE - 40s.
    ALAIN REILLE - 40s.
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    What happens when two sets of paren's meet up to deal with the unruly behaviour of their children? A calm and rational debate between grown-ups about the need to teach kids how to behave properly? Or a hysterical night of name-calling, tantrums and tears before bedtime? Boys will be boys, but the adults are usually worse – much worse. Christopher Hampton's translation of Yasmina Reza's sharp-edged play The God of Carnage premiered at the Gielgud Theatre, London, in March 2008.

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