Lasha Tabukashvili

Writer, Playwright

Lasha Tabukashvili was born on November 23, 1950 in Tbilisi. He graduated from Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, the Faculty of Philology. He was a reviewer of the department of Foreign Relations at Writers’ Union, head of the Literary Department at Mikheil Tumanishvili Film Actors’ Theatre. He founded a Club of Writers’ Union with journal “XX saukune” (XX Century) (1998). His biography is included in the catalogue of Eugene O’Neille Centre of Playwrights “100 Outstanding Playwrights of All Times”.

  • Snow-white Snow (2001)
  • So What if Wet Lilac is Wet: play in 2 actions (1999)
  • Roads Towards You: Plays (1985)
  • Theatrical Award “Duruji” (2010)
  • The Best Modern Georgian Play “They are Taming Sparrow-Hawk”
  • Shota Rustaveli State Prize (2005)
  • The Best Play of the Year (“There is Spring Beyond the Shutters”)