Tagged: theatre of the absurd

Edward Albee

Edward Albee (1928–2016) was one of America’s most prominent and critically acclaimed playwrights who believed theatre should make people feel uncomfortable and do more than merely entertain. Placed alongside the...

Theatre of the Absurd

The Theatre of the Absurd is a designation for particular plays of absurdist fiction written by a number of primarily European playwrights in the late 1950s, as well as one...

Samuel Beckett

Samuel Barclay Beckett (13 April 1906 – 22 December 1989) was an Irish avant-garde novelist, playwright, theatre director, and poet, who lived in Paris for most of his adult life...