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Tony Kushner

Tony Kushner’s numerous distinctions include a Pulitzer Prize and two Tony Awards for his two-part, seven-hour Broadway production of Angels in America: A Gay Fantasia on National Themes. The 2003 HBO adaptation won the Golden Globe for Best Motion Picture Made for Television, and Kushner received an Emmy for Outstanding Writing. His other acclaimed plays include Slavs, Homebody/Kabul and Caroline, or Change.

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But the Giraffe!

Fall 2006 | Plays

  Hans Krása’s opera for children, Brundibár, premiered in 1942 at the Prague Vinohrady Jewish Boys’ Orphanage and was subsequently given fifty-five performances by the children prisoners of the Terezin concentration camp. The score was sm [...]

A Prayer for New York

Fall 2005 | Plays

(A lawyer with a letter, standing, and his mother sitting nearby.)   ELMER (reading from a letter:) From the Law Offices of BERNSTEIN, RICE, GANTRY AND FUDD 1500 Madison Avenue 25th Floor New York, NY 10122 Elmer K. Lefkowitz, Attorney at [...]