Jean Anouilh Quotes (62 quotes)
Plays: Thieves' carnival. Medea. Cécile, or The school for fathers. Traveler without luggage. The orchestra. Episode in the life of an author. Catch as catch can (1967 edition)
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Picture Source: WikipediaJean Anouilh
Born: June 23, 1910
Died: October 3, 1987 (aged 77)
Occupation: Playwright, dramatist, screenwriter
Bio: Jean Marie Lucien Pierre Anouilh was a French dramatist whose career spanned five decades. Though his work ranged from high drama to absurdist farce, Anouilh is best known for his 1943 play Antigone, an adaptation of Sophocles' classical drama, that was seen as an attack on Marshal Pétain's Vichy government.
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