- Category : Writers-Playwright-script
- Type : MGE
- Profile : 1/3 - Investigating / Martyr
- Definition : Split - Small (38,52,58,60)
- Incarnation Cross : RAX The Sphinx 2
- Birth Year: 1947
- Birthday: 04. May
- Birthplace: Bern, Switzerland
- Profile: 1-3
- Type: Emotional Manifesting Generator
- Inc.Cross: The Sphinx 2
- Definition: Double Split - Small (38,52,58,60)
- Variables: BRL-MLR
- 1949 Synthesis
- 2145 The Money Line
- 1034 Exploration
- 0214 Beat
- 2034 Charisma
- 1333 The Prodigal
Franco-Swiss writer, playwright, director and painter.
Novarina is the son of the architect Maurice Novarina (1907-2002) and actress Manon Trolliet. He studied philosophy and philology at the Sorbonne.
In 1974, his first play, The flying Workshop, was directed by Jean-Pierre Sarrazac. In 1976, The National Theatre Criée Marseille staged his Falstafe, a free adaptation of Henry IV by William Shakespeare. Many of his plays were staged through the 1980s and 1990s.
Films directed by Christine Pascal and Jean-Luc Godard have used extracts from his writings.
He was awarded the Prix Jean Arp de littérature francophone (2011) for his entire œuvre. A tribute was paid to him in Strasbourg on 30 and 31 March 2012 on the occasion of the award ceremony under the 7th European Meeting of literature.