Discipline: Theatre – playwriting

Doug Wright

Discipline: Theatre – playwriting
Region: New York, NY
MacDowell fellowships: 1993, 2004, 2010, 2011

Doug Wright received a Tony Award and a Pulitzer Prize for his play I AM MY OWN WIFE, and a Tony nomination as book writer for the musical GREY GARDENS. Earlier in his career, he won an Obie Award for his play QUILLS, and a Golden Globe nomination for his subsequent screenplay adaptation.

Studios

New Jersey

Doug Wright worked in the New Jersey studio.

The yellow clapboard New Jersey Studio, located on a grassy, sloping site, was funded by the New Jersey Federation of Women’s Clubs and built as an exact replica of Monday Music Studio (1913). The studio’s porch rests on fieldstone piers that increase in height as the ground slopes to the west. Like Monday Music Studio, New Jersey…

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