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Margulies, Donald

Born: 1954 AD
Currently alive, at 61 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Playwrights, Writers


1954 - Born in Brooklyn, New York. A Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright and dramatist.

1983 - Moved to New Haven, Connecticut.

1989 - He wrote the play "The Loman Family Picnic".

1992 - Margulies' career really began to take off when Sight Unseen won an Obie for Best New American Play.

1993 - Elected to the Dramatists Guild Council.

         - Margulies has received grants from Creative Artists Public Service (CAPS), New York Foundation for the Arts, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the John Simon Guggenheim Foundation.

2000 - Dinner With Friends, won Margulies a Pulitzer Prize for Drama.

         - He had been nominated for a Pulitzer for Collected Stories, a play about a Jewish writer who is betrayed by her young disciple.

2005 - Had a new play on Broadway called "Brooklyn Boy," returned to Brooklyn for the first time in 25 years.


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