Edward Albee “A Weekend Workshop” - Part 1
Join master playwright Edward Albee as he responds to questions from Dramatists Guild members on the craft of developing characters who can truly affect an audience. Share in his methods of creating character before the first draft is written.
Originally recorded in 1977
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Edward Albee (born March 12, 1928)
Edward Albee has received multiple Tony and Pulitzer Prize awards. He has also been awarded the Gold Medal in Drama from the American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters. In 1996 he received the Kennedy Center Honors and the National Medal of Arts. In 2005, he was awarded a special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement. Edward Albee is also a member of the Dramatists Guild Council and President of The Edward F. Albee Foundation.
Works Include: The Zoo Story (1958); The American Dream (1960); Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1961); Tiny Alice (1964); A Delicate Balance (1966); All Over (1971); Seascape (1974); The Lady From Dubuque (1977), The Man Who Had Three Arms (1981), Finding the Sun (1982); Marriage Play (1986), Three Tall Women (1991); Fragments (1993); The Lorca Play (1995); The Play About the Baby (1997); The Goat or Who Is Sylvia? (2002); Occupant (2001); Peter and Jerry: (ACT 1, Homelife. ACT 2, The Zoo Story.) (2004); and Me, Myself and I (2008).
Upcoming Works: Broadway revival of Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? opening Oct. 13.
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