Serge Lamothe French-Canadian writer

Serge Lamothe French-Canadian writer

He holds a master’s degree in literature from Laval University in Quebec City.He was a member of the board and vice president, in 2005, of UNEQ (Quebec Writers Union). Since 2006, he has been a member of the board of the FIL (International Festival of Literature).

Serge Lamothe French-Canadian writer

Theater

  • Le Prince de Miguasha, radio play, Radio-Canada, 2003.
  • Rapports intimes, translation & adaptation of Intimate Exchanges by Alan Ayckbourn, 2003.
  • Le Procès de Kafka, stage adaptation of The Trial, by Franz Kafka, 2004.
  • Le fusil de chasse, stage adaptation of The Hunting Gun, by Yasushi Inoue, 2010.
  • Kinkaku-ji, stage adaptation of The Temple of the Golden Pavilion by Yukio Mishima, 2011.

Circus

  • 2008 Zed, dramatist, Cirque du Soleil, written and directed by François Girard, Tokyo.
  • 2011 Zarkana, dramatist, Cirque du Soleil, written and directed by François Girard, Radio City Music Hall (NYC), Madrid Arena (Spain), State Kremlin Palace (Moscow). Now a permanent show at the Aria Resort in Las Vegas.

Opera

  • 2006 The Seven Deadly Sins & Lindbergh’s Flight, dramaturg, librettos by Bertolt Brecht, music by Kurt Weill, Opéra National de Lyon, France.
  • 2010 Émilie, dramaturg, libretto by Amin Maalouf, music by Kaija Saariaho, Opéra National de Lyon, France.
  • 2012 Parsifal, dramaturg, libretto and music by Richard Wagner, Opéra national de Lyon, France, Metropolitan Opera, New York (2013).

Bibliography

  • La longue portée, novel, L’instant même, Quebec, (1998). ISBN 2-89502-103-1
  • La tierce personne, novel, L’instant même, Quebec, (2000). ISBN 2-89502-135-X
  • L’ange au berceau, novel, L’instant même, Quebec, (2002). ISBN 2-89502-172-4
  • Les Baldwin, novel, L’instant même, Quebec, (2004). ISBN 2-89502-196-1
  • The Baldwins, novel, (Translated by Fred A. Reed & David Homel), Talonbooks, Vancouver, (2006). ISBN 0-88922-544-3
  • Tu n’as que ce sang, poetry, Mémoire d’encrier, Montreal, (2005). ISBN 2-923153-44-8
  • Le Procès de Kafka et Le Prince de Miguasha, theater, Alto, Quebec, (2005). ISBN 2-89518-222-1
  • Tarquimpol, novel, Alto, Quebec, (2007). ISBN 978-2-923550-04-6
  • Métarevers, novel, Coups de tête, Montreal, (2009). ISBN 978-2-923603-12-4
  • Projet Perfecto, short story, Alto, Quebec, (2010). ISBN 978-2-923550-39-8
  • Les Urbanishads, poetry, Le lézard amoureux, Quebec, (2010). ISBN 978-2-923398-17-4
  • Le nid de l’aigle, short stories, (photos by Sébastien Cliche) J’Ai Vu, Quebec, (2010). ISBN 978-2-922763-30-0
  • Les Enfants lumière, novel, Alto, Quebec, (2012). ISBN 978-2-89694-078-3

Awards

  • 2003 Yves-Thériault Award from Radio-Canada for The Prince of Miguasha, author
  • 2011 Kinokuniya Theatre Prize for Hunting Gun, Japan, stage adaptation
  • 2011 Yomiuri Prize for Hunting Gun, Japan, stage adaptation
  • 2012 Prix du Syndicat de la critique, Prix Claude-Rostand, for Parsifal, Lyon, France, dramaturg
  • 2014 Diapason d’or from Diapason for the DVD of Parsifal at the MET, dramaturg

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