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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.