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Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Josefina rated it it was amazing Jul 03, His most successful play, La nona represented a turn towards the grotesque in which the protagonist, a hundred-year-old Italian Argentine grandmother, burdens csosa working-class family with her senile dementia and ravenous appetite.

Eduardo Funes marked it as to-read Dec 12, La nonastill performed in Buenos Aires and elsewhere, remains among the most recognizable plays in Argentine theatre and was adapted into a film version in The audience is left with la nona onstage chewing bread, her monstrous appetite as voracious as ever amidst the ruin and destruction it has caused.


Following a period of a certain creative dearth, Cossa premiered La nona “Grandma” in Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

They take la nona to the doctor for a medical opinion. He tries to convince Carmelo that la nona, may not pose an ongoing drain to their resources as, owing to her age, she might die suddenly. His theatre works became more prolific following democratic elections in and included Ya nadie recuerda a Frederic Chopin “No One Remembers F. You must be logged in to post a comment.

Francisco is convinced and the family arrange a civil ceremony. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.

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Chicho, unwilling to part with his life as the out of work artist, however, has other plans. When they return home with their wares, La nona eats the flowers as a salad causing Carmelo to drop dead.

At the beginning of Act Two we see Francisco paralysed and defeated by la nona who simply goes on eating. Claudia Alturria rberto it May 27, Meanwhile, Marta goes out every night supposedly to work at a chemist, but is collected by a mysterious man in a Ford Falcon, a car typically associated with the secret police of the military junta of the s.

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The character study sets an aging drama professor in a love triangle with two students, one a young lady leading a charmed life with whom he becomes infatuated and the other an impetuous young man whom the teacher feels he must rescue from himself, despite his jealousy for the unabashed youth.


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Entry written by Gwendolen Mackeith. Books by Roberto Cossa. No trivia or quizzes yet. Elizabeth Gutierrez added it Mar 09, Federico rated it liked al May 02, Romina Colman rated it it was amazing Dec 13, During an ,a 6 performance, however, three fire bombs were set off in the theatre, forcing the Open Theatre to relocate The Picadero was reopened in Thanks for telling us about the problem.

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Cossa, inpremiered what would become his most successful work since La nonaYepeto “Gepetto”. Want to Read saving…. Francisco, now dependent, also takes up residence in the nkna home.