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God of Carnage (2009)

 

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Playwright: Yasmin Reza
Director: Peter Evans
August 29 – October 3, 2009 @ Playhouse


Natasha Herbert
Geoff Morrell
Pamela Rabe
Hugo Weaving


The other day in the neighbourhood park, little Ferdinand whacked his playmate Bruno with a stick, breaking two teeth. So it is important that the parents of the boys set the right example and sit down to discuss the matter calmly and reasonably. After all, nothing will be gained by behaving like children…
Human nature, red in tooth and claw. Yasmina Reza, the writer who drew maximum laughs from Minimalist art in Art, uses her corrosive wit to strip away the thin veneer of civilization.