Writings
1980 : THERE IS NO REUNIONESE THEATRE
Emmanuel Genvrin, in "Tribune libre" (Open Forum), Quotidien de La Réunion newspaper, October 6th 1980
There is no Reunionese theatre. There are texts that may have a value; there are writers who should be encouraged. There is no work that deserves to be presented at a festival. The main shortcoming of the texts lies in their lack of dramatic qualities. Theatre is primarily a "play" before being a text, and the greatest playwrights were initially actors (Shakespeare, Molière). Thus Reunionese theatre is for the future, it’s in gestation. On a theatre stage …
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