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Carson McCullers

 
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Date of Birth: February 19, 1917
Date of Death: September 29, 1967 (50)

Birth Place: Columbus, GA, USA

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Carson McCullers Awards and Nominations

 
New York Drama Critics Circle Awards - 1950 - Best American Play Gold Star
Carson McCullersA Member of the Wedding

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David Willinger's Takes A Journey Into The Mind And Spirit with EXISTENCE Photo David Willinger's Takes A Journey Into The Mind And Spirit with EXISTENCE
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 3, 2022

Theater for the New City & Ananim Productions present a new play by David Willinger: EXISTENCE A Theatre and Video Hybrid.

WISH YOU WERE HERE Announces Second Extension at Playwrights Horizons Photo WISH YOU WERE HERE Announces Second Extension at Playwrights Horizons
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 12, 2022

Playwrights Horizons today announced an additional one-week extension of Sanaz Toossi’s Wish You Were Here, directed by Gaye Taylor Upchurch, to June 5.

Playwrights Horizons Extends Sanaz Toossi's WISH YOU WERE HERE Photo Playwrights Horizons Extends Sanaz Toossi's WISH YOU WERE HERE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 21, 2022

Playwrights Horizons today announced a one-week extension of Sanaz Toossi’s Wish You Were Here, directed by Gaye Taylor Upchurch, to May 29. Wish You Were Here chronicles 13 years of everyday life through the Iranian Revolution and Iran-Iraq War, as best friends forever become friends long lost, scattered and searching for home.

New Play by David Willinger EXISTENCE Comes to Theater for the New City Photo New Play by David Willinger EXISTENCE Comes to Theater for the New City
by Stephi Wild - Apr 15, 2022

Theatre veteran David Willinger helms an exciting hybrid showcase of live theatre experience coupled with video featuring Espirito Domingo, Sharendelle Murga, Robert Striker, and Hanna Ventura.

Invictus Theatre Company Announces Full Casting for WHO'S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF? Photo Invictus Theatre Company Announces Full Casting for WHO'S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF?
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 8, 2022

Invictus Theatre Founding Artistic Director Charles Askenaizer today announced full casting for the company’s season closing production of Edward Albee’s WHO’S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF?. In this four-character drama that is often as wickedly funny as it is heartbreaking, two married couples battle with their spouses and each other over an alcohol-fueled night in a small, overstuffed living room. The tension the characters feel in these close quarters will be conveyed to the audience in Askenaizer’s storefront production in the 40-seat Reginald Vaughn Theatre at 1106 W. Thorndale, Chicago. 

GOLDEN BOY By Clifford Odets Presented By Ma'ayanot HS School Drama Society, April 7- Photo GOLDEN BOY By Clifford Odets Presented By Ma'ayanot HS School Drama Society, April 7-11
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 24, 2022

The Ma'ayanot Yeshiva High School for Girls' Drama Society, in ongoing partnership with Black Box Studios (and The Black Box Performing Arts Center), presents GOLDEN BOY by Clifford Odets, presented in special arrangement with the Dramatics Play Service, Inc., NY.

TN Shakespeare Co. Announces Indoor/Outdoor JACK JONES CHILDREN'S LITERACY GALA, Apri Photo TN Shakespeare Co. Announces Indoor/Outdoor JACK JONES CHILDREN'S LITERACY GALA, April 23
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 28, 2022

Tennessee Shakespeare Company will host its indoor/outdoor Jack Jones Children's Literacy Gala on Saturday, April 23 at 6:00 pm.

Keen Company Announces The 2022 Playwrights Lab For New Work Including New Participat Photo Keen Company Announces The 2022 Playwrights Lab For New Work Including New Participating Playwrights Kristoffer Diaz, Sarah Schulman, and Anna Ziegler
by Stephi Wild - Feb 8, 2022

Keen Company Artistic Director Jonathan Silverstein today announced his plans for Keen's Playwrights Lab, including the playwrights for the 2022 Lab, readings from the 2021 participants, as well as a roundtable discussion with the '21 playwrights on the process of developing new work.

Theatre Royal Brighton Announces Special Events for February Photo Theatre Royal Brighton Announces Special Events for February
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 17, 2022

Special events coming to Theatre Royal Brighton in February 2022 have been announced! 

BWW Review: Amy Beth Williams is, Herself, A THOUSAND BEAUTIFUL THINGS at Don't Tell  Photo BWW Review: Amy Beth Williams is, Herself, A THOUSAND BEAUTIFUL THINGS at Don't Tell Mama
by Stephen Mosher - Oct 11, 2021

A singing actress with many qualities similar to the greatest stage actress of her day, Amy Beth Williams has a new cabaret show that takes the audience on a musical trip around the world.

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BWW TV: Public Theater's FEBRUARY HOUSE- Performance Highlights!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 18, 2012

The Public Theater's world premiere production of FEBRUARY HOUSE, with music and lyrics by Gabriel Kahane and book by Seth Bockley, is currently in previews at the Martinson Theater. Directed by Davis McCallum, FEBRUARY HOUSE runs through Sunday, June 10, with an official press opening on Tuesday, May 22. BroadwayWorld brings you perfomance highlights below!


Carson McCullers Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Carson McCullers written?
Carson McCullers has written 6 shows including The Square Root of Wonderful (Playwright), The Square Root of Wonderful (Playwright), F. Jasmine Addams (Bookwriter), F. Jasmine Addams (Source Material), The Member of the Wedding (Playwright), The Member of the Wedding (Playwright).

What awards has Carson McCullers been nominated for?
Best American Play (New York Drama Critics Circle Awards) for A Member of the Wedding .

What awards has Carson McCullers won?
Best American Play (New York Drama Critics Circle Awards) for A Member of the Wedding.