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List of notable or famous playwrights from Argentina, with bios and photos, including the top playwrights born in Argentina and even some popular playwrights who immigrated to Argentina. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Argentinian playwrights then this list is the perfect resource for you. These playwrights are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known playwright from Argentina is included when available.

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This historic playwrights from Argentina list can help answer the questions "Who are some Argentinian playwrights of note?" and "Who are the most famous playwrights from Argentina?" These prominent playwrights of Argentina may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Argentinian playwrights.

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Ángel Faretta is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Playwrights from Argentina
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Ángel Faretta is an Argentine author of his own theory of cinema, film critic, writer, poet and teacher. Since 1980, he has been published in various media, testing, analysis articles and reviews on art, literature and cinema. For many followers of his theory he is "the person who most reflected on the cinema in Argentina, and its theoretical more lucid, original and influential, true to his thinking and away from any fashion." About Faretta, the film critic Fernando Regueira wrote: "Faretta is the only thinker with a Theory of Cinema in our own homeland, and we fear much in our Spanish language throughout." Regueira Fernando ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 64

Birthplace: Buenos Aires, Argentina

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Armando Discépolo is a playwright and screenwriter. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 84 (1887-1971)

Birthplace: Buenos Aires, Argentina

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Conrado Nalé Roxlo was an Argentine writer, journalist and humorist, who was born and died in Buenos Aires. He was an author of poetry, plays, film scripts and pastiches in prose, and also the director of two humor magazines: Don Goyo and Esculapión. In 1945 he won the National Prize of Theatre for his play El cuervo del arca and in 1955 he was awarded with the National Prize of Literature for his short story collection Las puertas del purgatorio. He also wrote children's literature and the biographies, along with Mabel Mármol, of Alfonsina Storni and Amado Villar. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 74 (1897-1971)

Birthplace: Buenos Aires, Argentina

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Héctor Medina, better known by his literary pen name as Emeterio Cerro was an Argentine poet, playwright and short fiction writer. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 44 (1952-1996)

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