Yasmina Reza

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The 50 best theatre shows of the 21st century
A hip-hop history lesson, a dizzy Dahl musical and a continent-hopping barbershop … we pick the finest new works of theatre since 2000

Michael Billington, Alexis Soloski, Catherine Love, Mark Fisher and Chris Wiegand

17, Sep, 2019 @2:43 PM

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God of Carnage review – sitcom spirit tames bullying drama's savagery
With a starry cast that includes Elizabeth McGovern and Ralf Little, this revival of Yasmina Reza’s menace-filled comedy emphasises the laughs but loses the play’s savage edges in the process

Arifa Akbar

06, Sep, 2018 @12:58 PM

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Canvassing opinion: what art critics make of the hit play Art
What is art and how do we judge its value? As Yasmina Reza’s play is revived at the Old Vic in London, Stephen Moss asks Guardian critics Adrian Searle and Skye Sherwin if the price is right

Stephen Moss

20, Jan, 2017 @12:00 PM

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Art and Siobhan Davies Dance: this week’s best UK theatre and dance
Yasmina Reza’s hit play returns, while interdisciplinary art is celebrated. Plus: Mamma Mia!, In a Pickle, Much Ado About Nothing, Amadeus, Russian State Ballet Of Siberia and Blak Whyte Gray

Lyn Gardner and Judith Mackrell

13, Jan, 2017 @10:30 AM

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Art review – 90s ‘comedy’ becomes an old master
Rufus Sewell is poised and sleek in Yasmina Reza’s tale of three friends and a very expensive white canvas

Susannah Clapp

01, Jan, 2017 @8:00 AM

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Art review – Rufus Sewell shines in finely shaded character study
Tim Key and Paul Ritter are equally strong in a tale of shifting power alliances between a trio of men following the purchase of an extortionate painting

Michael Billington

21, Dec, 2016 @11:56 AM

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Blank canvas: the enduring appeal of Yasmina Reza’s Art
The French playwright’s comedy has been packing audiences in worldwide for 20 years. What is the secret of its success, asks Michael Billington

Michael Billington

28, Oct, 2014 @4:32 PM

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Tips, links and suggestions: what are you reading this week?
Your space to discuss the books you are reading and what you think of them

Guardian readers and Marta Bausells

29, Sep, 2014 @5:14 PM

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Happy Are the Happy review – secrets and lies with Yasmina Reza

Yasmina Reza's new novel comes at its subject from all angles through crackling dialogue and excellent characters, writes Anita Sethi

Anita Sethi

17, Aug, 2014 @1:05 PM

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The top five plays about art
As Tim Crouch's Adler & Gibb hits the Royal Court, here are the finest portraits of artists on stage, from John Logan's study of Rothko to Yasmina Reza's Art

Michael Billington

17, Jun, 2014 @6:30 AM

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Carnage – review
Xan Brooks: Roman Polanski's adaptation of Yasmina Reza's play, rapturously received in Venice, is a pitch-black farce of unbearable tension

Xan Brooks

01, Sep, 2011 @4:49 PM

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Roman Polanski to return to work with God of Carnage
Director to start work on adaptation of Yasmina Reza's play – starring Kate Winslet and Jodie Foster – in January

Ben Child

27, Sep, 2010 @2:23 PM

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