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Josh Powell (left, Serge), Brian Sgambati (center, Marc) and Jonathan Spivey (right, Yvan) star in ART, Yasmina Reza''s international hit play, which opens Penguin Rep Theatre''s 2019 season May 17 thro

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Josh Powell (left, Serge), Jonathan Spivey (center, Yvan) and Brian Sgambati (right, Marc) star in ART, Yasmina Reza''s international hit play, which opens Penguin Rep Theatre''s 2019 season May 17 thro

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Josh Powell (left, Serge) and Brian Sgambati (Marc) star in ART, Yasmina Reza''s international hit play, which opens Penguin Rep Theatre''s 2019 season May 17 through June 9. For more information, visit

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Yasmina Reza Awards and Nominations

 
BroadwayWorld Awards - 2009 - Best Play Gold Star
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Olivier Awards - 2009 - Best New Comedy Gold Star
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Tony Awards - 2009 - Best Play Gold Star
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Olivier Awards - 2001 - BBC Award for Best New Play
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Drama Desk Awards - 2000 - Outstanding Play Gold Star
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Olivier Awards - 1999 - BBC Award for the Play of the Year
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Drama Desk Awards - 1998 - Outstanding Play Gold Star
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Drama Desk Awards - 1998 - Outstanding Play
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New York Drama Critics Circle Awards - 1998 - Best Play Gold Star
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Tony Awards - 1998 - Best Play Gold Star
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Olivier Awards - 1997 - Best Comedy Gold Star
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Yasmina Reza News

ART, BYE BYE BIRDIE & More - Check Out This Week's Top Stage Mags Photo ART, BYE BYE BIRDIE & More - Check Out This Week's Top Stage Mags
by Team BWW - Jun 15, 2022

Each week, we'll be highlighting the top virtual show programs from BroadwayWorld's Stage Mag! Want to create a Stage Mag for you own show? To get started on your own program, visit https://stagemag.broadwayworld.com.

Photos: Go Inside Opening Night of GOD OF CARNAGE at Odyssey Theatre Photo Photos: Go Inside Opening Night of GOD OF CARNAGE at Odyssey Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 17, 2022

Opening night of the Foursome Productions revival of¬†Yasmina Reza‚Äôs Tony¬ģ Award-winning comedy¬†God of Carnage¬†on Friday, May 13 was a celebratory affair at the Odyssey Theatre in West Los Angeles.

ART Is Now Playing At Empire Stage Photo ART Is Now Playing At Empire Stage
by Stephi Wild - May 3, 2022

Yasmina Reza's ART is now playing at Empire Stage in Fort Lauderdale.  ART will run through May 15th. 

BWW Interview: Director Peter Allas Adds GOD OF CARNAGE to His List of Proud Producti Photo BWW Interview: Director Peter Allas Adds GOD OF CARNAGE to His List of Proud Productions
by Gil Kaan - May 2, 2022

The first Los Angeles revival of Yasmina Reza’s Tony Award-winning comedy God of Carnage plays a limited three-week engagement at the Odyssey Theatre beginning May 13, 2022. Peter Allas directs the playwright-approved cast of Matthew Downs, Jack Esformes, Lisa LoCicero and Leilani Smith. The very busy Peter made some time to answer a few of my queries.

Last Call Theatre Presents SIGNALS, a Sci-Fi Immersive Experience at The Hollywood Fr Photo Last Call Theatre Presents SIGNALS, a Sci-Fi Immersive Experience at The Hollywood Fringe Festival
by Stephi Wild - May 2, 2022

This June, Last Call Theatre, a new immersive theatre company based in Los Angeles, presents Signals at the Hollywood Fringe Festival. Signals is a sci-fi immersive experience where the audience will have a direct impact on the outcome of every performance. With several changing and branching paths for audiences to explore, each performance will be totally unique.

The Studio Players Announce Cast For ART By Yasmina Reza Photo The Studio Players Announce Cast For ART By Yasmina Reza
by Stephi Wild - Apr 27, 2022

The actors in TSP production of 'ART,' include Danny Cancio, John Strealy and Nathan Eichhorn; playing characters whose friendship frays over a large, all-white painting. The show's plot centers on the relationship of three longtime friends.

Pennington Players Brings ART to The Kelsey Theatre This Month Photo Pennington Players Brings ART to The Kelsey Theatre This Month
by Stephi Wild - Apr 21, 2022

Yasmina Reza's comedy ‚ÄúArt‚ÄĚ hits the Kelsey Theatre stage April 29 - May 1 on the Mercer County Community College (MCCC) campus, 1200 Old Trenton Road, West Windsor.

Foursome Productions to Stage GOD OF CARNAGE Photo Foursome Productions to Stage GOD OF CARNAGE
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 13, 2022

¬†Bad behavior has never been so much fun.¬†Foursome Productions¬†presents the first L.A. revival of¬†Yasmina Reza‚Äôs scathingly funny, Tony Award¬ģ-winning¬†God of Carnage.¬†Peter Allas¬†directs a¬†visiting production¬†at the¬†Odyssey Theatre¬†for a limited three-week run,¬†May 13¬†through¬†May 29.

Empire Stage to Present Yasmin Reza's ART Photo Empire Stage to Present Yasmin Reza's ART
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 7, 2022

How much would you pay for a white painting? Would it matter who the painter was? Would it be art? These are just some of the questions that are asked, but not necessarily answered in Yasmina Reza’s award-winning play, ART.  ART will open at Empire Stage on April 29th and run through May 15th.

Spring 2022 Educational And Community Events Coming Up At Pasadena Playhouse Photo Spring 2022 Educational And Community Events Coming Up At Pasadena Playhouse
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 30, 2022

Pasadena Playhouse, The State Theater of California offers an exciting line up of educational and community events this spring. 

Yasmina Reza Videos

VIDEO: Alfred Molina Visits Backstage LIVE with Richard Ridge- Watch Now! VideoVIDEO: Alfred Molina Visits Backstage LIVE with Richard Ridge- Watch Now!
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Jun 5, 2021

Watch as Richard Ridge chats with stage and screen star Alfred Molina, who will soon appear in We Have To Hurry, streaming live via Broadway on Demand for two performances only, Saturday, June 5th at 8pm and Sunday, June 6th at 3pm.

Broadway Rewind: Cheyenne Jackson & Kate Baldwin Look to the Sky in FINIAN'S RAINBOW! VideoBroadway Rewind: Cheyenne Jackson & Kate Baldwin Look to the Sky in FINIAN'S RAINBOW!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 6, 2020

'We close things out with a look at the 48th production of City Center's famed Encore's, the glorious musical Finian's Rainbow, which starred Kate Baldwin, Cheyenne Jackson, Jim Norton and Terri White. It was directed and choreographed by Warren Carlyle. Kate told me, 'I get to sing the most beautiful songs. I think Burton Lane was a master of melody.' Cheyenne said he knew the songs but didn't really know the story, 'It's very, very current. I was actually surprised. The main crux of the plot is a bigoted white man in power from the south who is being replaced by an open-minded black man. Hmmm. So, it's very current.''

THE FATHER Opens At Stage West April 4 VideoTHE FATHER Opens At Stage West April 4
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 22, 2019

Stage West presents the regional premiere of The Father, a Tragic Farce, written by Florian Zeller and translated by Christopher Hampton

Backstage with Richard Ridge: From BLACKBIRD to THE NEWSROOM - Tony Nominee Jeff Daniels Shares Advice for Actors!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 22, 2016

It's undeniable that Jeff Daniels' career has been a varied one. From his Emmy-winning role on Aaron Sorkin's THE NEWSROOM to one half of the comedy duo behind DUMB AND DUMBER, the stage and screen star has proven his versatility time and time again. Now he's back on Broadway in a role that has proven to be his most grueling yet.

Tony Awards Close-Up: How Does Jeff Daniels Make It Through the Brutality of BLACKBIRD? Find Out!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 9, 2016

Jeff Daniels has done it all. The actor is well known for his performances on TV and the big screen as well as his work as a musician and playwright. This season he has picked up his second Tony nomination (Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play) for his portrayal of Ray in BLACKBIRD, opposite Michelle WIlliams. Below watch as Daniels admits that the news might make playing the brutal role every night a little less difficult.

VIDEO: Annie Potts: High-Flying Trapeze Routine Is 'Easiest Part' of PIPPIN!
by Caryn Robbins - Feb 12, 2014

The actress stopped by this week's TODAY on NBC and explains why jumped at the opportunity to return to the theater in the high-flying role.

STAGE TUBE: Behind the Scenes at Vermont Stage Company's ART
by Stage Tube - Oct 8, 2013

VermontART, written by Yasmina Reza, is directed by Tara Lee Downs from the translation by Christopher Hampton for Vermont Stage Company, playing October 9-27, 2013 at FlynnSpace. Click below to go behind the scenes with the cast and creative team!

BWW TV Exclusive: Alfred Molina Recites 'A Visit From St. Nicholas' on A POEM IS...
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 5, 2012

Stage and screen star Alfred Molina recently took part in for Disney Junior's acclaimed short-form series 'A Poem Is…' by reciting Clement Moore's 'A Visit From St. Nicholas.' The episode premieres this Friday, December 7 at 8:55 a.m., ET/PT on Disney Channel. BroadwayWorld brings you an exclusive first look at the episode below!

BWW TV Special: 2012 Tony Nominees - Linda Emond on Her Remarkable DEATH OF A SALESMAN Experience!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 8, 2012

BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was thrilled to sit down and speak with nearly all of this year's Tony Award nominees at the official Tony Brunch on May 2, 2012, and we will be bringing you special coverage on all of them throughout the awards season. Today we bring you Linda Emond, nominee for Best Featured Actress in a Play for Death of a Salesman.

STAGE TUBE: Meet the Cast and Director of San Jose Rep's GOD OF CARNAGE
by Stage Tube - Mar 22, 2012

The Bay Area premiere of San Jose Rep's God of Carnage begins previews tonight. This winner of the 2009 Tony Award¬ģ for Best Play was written by Yasmina Reza and translated by Christopher Hampton. The production runs from March 22 to April 15, 2012, with Opening Night on Wednesday, March 28 at 7:30 pm. Meet the director and cast in the video below!


Yasmina Reza Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Yasmina Reza written?
Yasmina Reza has written 5 shows including Art (Playwright), The Unexpected Man (Playwright), Life (x) 3 (Playwright), A Spanish Play (Playwright), God of Carnage (Playwright).

What awards has Yasmina Reza been nominated for?
Best Play (BroadwayWorld Awards) for God of Carnage , Best New Comedy (Olivier Awards) for God Of Carnage , Best Play (Tony Awards) for God of Carnage , BBC Award for Best New Play (Olivier Awards) for Life x 3 , Outstanding Play (Drama Desk Awards) for The Unexpected Man , BBC Award for the Play of the Year (Olivier Awards) for The Unexpected Man , Outstanding Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Art , Outstanding Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Art , Best Play (New York Drama Critics Circle Awards) for Art Best Play (Tony Awards) for Art and Best Comedy (Olivier Awards) for Art .

What awards has Yasmina Reza won?
Best Play (BroadwayWorld Awards) for God of Carnage, Best New Comedy (Olivier Awards) for God Of Carnage, Best Play (Tony Awards) for God of Carnage, Outstanding Play (Drama Desk Awards) for The Unexpected Man, Outstanding Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Art, Best Play (New York Drama Critics Circle Awards) for Art Best Play (Tony Awards) for Artand Best Comedy (Olivier Awards) for Art .