Eugene Ionesco Quotes

A collection of quotes by Eugene Ionesco.

Eugene Ionesco (1909-1994) was a Romanian-French playwright and a leading figure of the theater of the absurd. Born in Romania, he moved to France in 1938 and became a French citizen in 1950. Known for his distinctive and experimental style, Ionesco's plays such as "The Bald Soprano" and "Rhinoceros" often employed surrealism and non-sequitur dialogue to critique the dehumanizing effects of modern society. Considered a pioneer of absurdist theater, he influenced numerous playwrights and his works continue to be performed and studied worldwide.