Lorinczy Attila, author, translator, dramaturge

He was born in 1959 and is working as an author, translator and dramaturge.

Theatre Plays as a playwright

2004 FAHIM
Gergely Csiky Theatre, Kaposvár
Directed by: Attila Réthly

2003 VESZETT VILŔG (LOST WORLD)
Thália Theatre, coreography: Gábor Mihályi

2002 A CSODA ALKONYA (based on E.T.A. Hoffmann’s THE LITTLE ZACHES, CALLED CINNABAR)
New Theatre, directed by: Attila Réthly

2000 URZRÍNYIÁSZ (heroic futuristic epic)
Trafó, directed by: Vilmos Vajdai

1999 JUDIT, AVAGY A KÖLTÉSZET HATALMA (JUDIT, OR THE POWER OF POETRY)

1999 SZERELEM, VAGY AMIT AKARTOK (LOVE, OR WHAT YOU WILL)
Chalk Circle’s Theatre, directed by: Árpád Schilling

1999 BALTA A FÜLBE (AXE IN THE EAR)
Gergely Csiky Theatre of Kaposvár, directed by: Attila Réthly

1998 BALTA A FEJBE (AXE IN THE HEAD)
József Katona Theatre, directed by: Gábor Máté

Major Films

2005 A VÁROS VOLEGÉNYE (THE CITY’S GROOM) – screenplay,
Újbudapest Filmstúdió

2002 ANYA CSAK EGY VAN (MUM’S THE BEST) – screenplay, based on the novel of the same title by Miklós Vámos, Újbudapest Filmstúdió

2000 EL NIŃO – dialogue, directed by: Tibor Klöpfler

1999 THE ALCHEMIST AND THE VIRGIN - dramaturge, song lyrics
directed by: Zoltán Kamondi

Major Translations

2005 Arthur Schnitzler: THE VAST DOMAIN – Európa Publishers
1997 Elfriede Jelinek: THE PIANO TEACHER – AB OVO Publishers
1996 George Tabori: PEEPSHOW, GOLDBERG-VARIATIONS – AB OVO Publishers, anniversary issue

1995 Thomas Bernhard: FROST – AB OVO Publishers
1994 Thomas Bernhard: BREATH – AB OVO Publishers

Awards and Scholarships

2004 National Cultural Fund of Hungary (NKA): Scriptwriter Scholarship
2002 National Cultural Fund of Hungary (NKA): Scriptwriter Scholarship
1999 Bezerédi Prize
1999 István Örkény Playwright Scholarship
1999 Awarded Best Studio Theatre Performance (for “Axe in the Ear” in Kaposvár),
Soros Foundation
1998 Budapest Council Drama Competition: 3rd Prize for the play “Axe in the Ear”
1997 Goethe Institute Scholarship, Munich

Employments

2001 dramaturge at the Jászai Mari Theatre in Tatabánya
1996-97 dramaturge at the National Theatre of Miskolc
1994-95 dramaturge at the József Katona Theatre of Kecskemét