Tony Award & Pulitzer Prize Winning Playwright Edward Albee Memorial, December 6, 2016 by Photojournalist Lisa Pacino
A memorial service for Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Edward Albee, who passed away September 16, 2016 at the age of 88, will be held today December 6, 2016 at 1 PM at the August Wilson Theatre, 245 West 52nd Street, New York.
A group of Mr. Albee’s friends and associates organized the memorial. It’s open to the public with a limited number of seats available and on a first-come, first-served basis. The doors open at 12:30 PM.
Widely recognized as one of the greatest playwrights of his generation, whose work altered the landscape of world drama, Albee wrote more than 30 plays. He’s an American playwright best known for “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?” in 1962. His other work includes “The Zoo Story”, “The Death of Bessie Smith”, “Three Tall Women”, and “A Delicate Balance”. His works are often considered as well-crafted, realistic examinations of the modern condition. His awards include Pulitzer Prize for Drama (1967, 1975, and 1994), Tony Awards (1963 and 2002), National Medal of Arts (1996), Special Tony Award (2005), America Award in Literature (2015).
Pulitzer Prize & Tony Award winner EDWARD ALBEE (Born Edward Franklin Albee III; March 12, 1928 – September 16, 2016)
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