Category:Edward Albee

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Deutsch: Edward Franklin Albee (* 12. März 1928 in Washington D. C.) ist ein US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller.
English: Edward Franklin Albee III (born March 12, 1928) is an American playwright who is best known for The Zoo Story (1958), The Sandbox (1959), Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1962), and a rewrite of the screenplay for the unsuccessful musical version of Capote's Breakfast at Tiffany's (1966).

Edward Albee 
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American playwright
Date of birth 12 March 1928
Washington, D.C.
Edward Franklin Albee
Date of death 16 September 2016
Country of citizenship
Educated at
  • playwright
  • writer
  • screenwriter
  • university teacher
  • prosaist
  • theatre director
Member of
  • American Academy of Arts and Letters
  • American Academy of Arts and Sciences
  • Bavarian Academy of Fine Arts
Native language
  • English
  • Reed A. Albee
Notable work
Award received
  • National Medal of Arts
  • Nestroy Award
  • America Award in Literature
  • Tony Award for Best Play (1963)
  • Grammy Award for Best Spoken Word Album (1963)
  • Pulitzer Prize for Drama (A Delicate Balance, 1967)
  • Pulitzer Prize for Drama (Seascape, 1975)
  • Pulitzer Prize for Drama (Three Tall Women, 1994)
  • St. Louis Literary Award (1995)
  • Kennedy Center Honors (1996)
  • Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Play (2002)
  • Tony Award for Best Play (Scott Rudin, Carole Shorenstein Hays, 2002)
  • Drama Desk Special Award (2008)
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