Dramatists Guild Legacy Member

Peter Stone


Peter Stone (February 27, 1930 – April 26, 2003) was a playwright, screenwriter, and musical bookwriter winning the Oscar, Emmy, and two Tony Awards for his work. For the musical theatre, he wrote the book for KeanSkyscraper1776Two by TwoSugarFull CircleWoman of the YearMy One and OnlyThe Will Rogers FolliesTitanicAnnie Get Your Gun (revised book), Curtains, and Death Takes a Holiday (with Thomas Meehan). For eighteen years, Stone served as the member-elected president of the Guild from 1981 to March 24, 1999. He resigned his presidency so a “new crew could take over.”

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