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Dario Fo (1926–2016)

Author of Accidental Death of an Anarchist

Includes the names: Dario Fo, Dario Fo, Darío Fo

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Dario Fo was born in Sangiano, Lombardy, Italy on March 24, 1926. He was educated at the Brera Fine Arts Academy in Milan. During World War II, he was conscripted into the army but fled and went into hiding with the help of his parents, who were active in the resistance. After the war, he became a stage designer but eventually became a playwright, director, and performer. He wrote more than 80 plays including Mistero Buffo (Comic Mystery), Accidental Death of an Anarchist, Fedayin, The Open Couple and an Ordinary Day, The Pope and the Witch, and Plays, Two written with his wife Franca Rame. He won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1997. He died on October 13, 2016 at the age of 90. (Bowker Author Biography)
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Accidental Death of an Anarchist 442 copies, 15 reviews
Mistero Buffo 159 copies, 2 reviews
The Pope's Daughter 115 copies, 4 reviews
We Won't Pay! We Won't Pay! 85 copies, 2 reviews
Le commedie di Dario Fo 17 copies, 1 review
The Open Couple 17 copies
L'amore e lo sghignazzo 17 copies, 2 reviews
Abducting Diana 11 copies
Eloisa 9 copies
Toneel 7 copies
Dario Fo x 4 7 copies
Teatro comico 6 copies
Dario e Dio 5 copies
Dario Fo 4 copies
Teatro 3 copies
Fabulazzo 3 copies
La Giullarata 2 copies
Autori Ritratti 44 1 (Author) 1 copy
Kakofonie 1 copy
Columbus 1 copy
Commedie 1 copy
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