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Lucas Hnath

 

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[Regional (US), 2018]
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Playwright Lucas Hnath
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Playwright Lucas Hnath Photo by Beowulf Sheehan

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04/09/2022
Dana Higginbotham, Lucas Hnath Photo

Dana Higginbotham, Lucas Hnath

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10/18/2021
Mona Pirnot, Lucas Hnath Photo

Mona Pirnot, Lucas Hnath

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10/18/2021
Dana Higginbotham, Lucas Hnath Photo

Dana Higginbotham, Lucas Hnath

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Les Waters, Dana Higginbotham, Lucas Hnath Photo

Les Waters, Dana Higginbotham, Lucas Hnath

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Lucas Hnath Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 2017 - Best Play
Lucas Hnath, A Doll's House, Part 2
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2016 - Outstanding New Off-Broadway Play Gold Star
Lucas Hnath, The Christians
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2014 - Outstanding New Play or Musical
Lucas HnathRed Speedo

Lucas Hnath News

Vineyard Theatre Announces 40th Anniversary Season Featuring Three World Premieres Photo Vineyard Theatre Announces 40th Anniversary Season Featuring Three World Premieres
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 10, 2022

Vineyard Theatre has announced the company’s upcoming 40th Anniversary Season which will include three world-premiere productions. Kicking off the season will be David Cale’s Sandra, which reunites Cale and director Leigh Silverman following the acclaimed Harry Clarke, which premiered at the Vineyard in 2017.

CABARET, HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH, and More Announced for OpenStage Theatre & Compan Photo CABARET, HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH, and More Announced for OpenStage Theatre & Company Fabulous 50th Season
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 4, 2022

OpenStage will celebrate 50 seasons of exceptional, locally-crafted, live theatre in Northern Colorado with vibrant, revolutionary, mysterious, and adventurous theatre.

Sarah Lunnie to Join The Public Theater as Senior Dramaturg Photo Sarah Lunnie to Join The Public Theater as Senior Dramaturg
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 2, 2022

Sarah Lunnie will be joining The Public Theater staff as Senior Dramaturg. Sarah Lunnie is a dramaturg who works mainly on the creation and development of new plays. Sarah was previously an Associate Artistic Director of the Jungle Theater, the Literary Director of Playwrights Horizons, and the Literary Manager at Actors Theatre of Louisville.

Roxane Gay, Sidney Madison Prescott & Carmelita Tropicana Join Soho Rep Board Photo Roxane Gay, Sidney Madison Prescott & Carmelita Tropicana Join Soho Rep Board
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 27, 2022

Soho Rep has announced that writer and social commentator Roxane Gay, Global Head of Intelligent Automation at Spotify Sidney Madison Prescott, and artist Carmelita Tropicana have joined the organization’s Board of Directors.

Playwrights Horizons to Present New Season of SOUNDSTAGE Fiction Podcast - Listen to  Photo Playwrights Horizons to Present New Season of SOUNDSTAGE Fiction Podcast - Listen to the Season 2 Intro Now
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 26, 2022

Playwrights Horizons will present the second season of Soundstage, its scripted fiction podcast. With plays written specifically for the audio format, not translated or recorded live from the stage, Soundstage has established itself as a singular, adventurous presence in both the podcasting and theater worlds. Listen to the Season 2 intro here!

Citadel Theatre Releases Four-Show 2022-23 Season Photo Citadel Theatre Releases Four-Show 2022-23 Season
by Grace Cutler - Jul 23, 2022

Citadel Theatre Company recently announced its 2022/2023 season, featuring an Obie Award winner and three comedies ‚Äďone of them a beloved musical.

THE CHRISTIANS Comes to Boise in 2023 Photo THE CHRISTIANS Comes to Boise in 2023
by Stephi Wild - Jul 22, 2022

Twenty years ago, Pastor Paul’s church was nothing more than a modest storefront. Now he presides over a congregation of thousands, with classrooms for Sunday School, a coffee shop in the lobby, and a baptismal font as big as a swimming pool. Today should be a day of celebration. But Paul is about to preach a sermon that will shake the foundations of his church’s belief.

World Premiere Musical CORNELIA STREET & Five World Premiere Plays Announced for Atla Photo World Premiere Musical CORNELIA STREET & Five World Premiere Plays Announced for Atlantic Theater Company 2022-2023 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 21, 2022

Atlantic Theater Company has announced productions for its 2022-2023 season. Atlantic’s 2022-2023 season will include the world premiere musical Cornelia Street, with a book by Tony Award winner Simon Stephens, music and lyrics by Mark Eitzel, directed by Tony Award nominee Neil Pepe and more.

THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE Comes to at The Warehouse Theatre This Month
by Stephi Wild - Jul 8, 2022

Six middle schoolers vie for the glory of being the undisputed Spelling Bee Champion in the outrageous and fun musical comedy, THE 25th ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE, with book by Rachel Sheinkin and music and lyrics by William Finn.

Kuhn, Lozano and Mickiewicz Open Cape Cod Theatre Project Alumna Anna Ziegler's Play, Photo Kuhn, Lozano and Mickiewicz Open Cape Cod Theatre Project Alumna Anna Ziegler's Play, THE JANEIAD This Summer
by Grace Cutler - Jul 7, 2022

The Cape Cod Theatre Project’s (CCTP) all-female playwright and director season continues with Anna Ziegler’s The Janeiad which will be directed by two-time, Obie Award-winning writer and director, Lisa Peterson (An Iliad).

Lucas Hnath Videos

VIDEO: Go Inside DANA H.'s Opening Night on Broadway! VideoVIDEO: Go Inside DANA H.'s Opening Night on Broadway!
by Team BWW - Oct 24, 2021

Dana H., by Obie Award winner Lucas Hnath and directed by Obie Award winner Les Waters, opened earlier this week on October 17, at Broadway's Lyceum Theatre, playing on a rotating schedule with Is This a Room. Deirdre O'Connell reprises her Obie Award-winning performance.

VIDEO: John Lithgow Says HILLARY AND CLINTON is a Very Personal Play VideoVIDEO: John Lithgow Says HILLARY AND CLINTON is a Very Personal Play
by Stage Tube - May 23, 2019

On Wednesday night's episode of 'Late Night with Seth Meyers,' John Lithgow was a guest on the show to talk about his Broadway show, 'Hillary and Clinton,' and his film 'The Tomorrow Man.'

VIDEO: John Lithgow Has Grown to Love Wearing Short Shorts Thanks to HILLARY AND CLIN VideoVIDEO: John Lithgow Has Grown to Love Wearing Short Shorts Thanks to HILLARY AND CLINTON
by Stage Tube - May 21, 2019

On Monday night, John Lithgow was a guest on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon' to talk about his Broadway show, Hillary and Clinton, and to discuss his dramatic film The Tomorrow Man.  During the interview, Lithgow reveals how he fell in love with wearing shorts similar to former President Bill Clinton's infamous activewear for the play.

VIDEO: BWW Hits The Red Carpet at Opening Night of HILLARY AND CLINTON VideoVIDEO: BWW Hits The Red Carpet at Opening Night of HILLARY AND CLINTON
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 19, 2019

Hillary and Clinton opened last night, March 16, 2019, at the John Golden Theatre, where it plays through July 21, 2019. BroadwayWorld was there for the big night! See our coverage from the red carpet below!

VIDEO: Laurie Metcalf Says HILLARY AND CLINTON is Very Much a Marriage Play VideoVIDEO: Laurie Metcalf Says HILLARY AND CLINTON is Very Much a Marriage Play
by Stage Tube - Apr 17, 2019

Last night, Laurie Metcalf was a guest on 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert' to talk about starring in 'Hillary and Clinton' on Broadway.

VIDEO: John Lithgow Reveals He Doesn't Imitate Bill in HILLARY AND CLINTON VideoVIDEO: John Lithgow Reveals He Doesn't Imitate Bill in HILLARY AND CLINTON
by Stage Tube - Apr 4, 2019

John Lithgow, who is currently starring on Broadway in 'Hillary and Clinton,' was a guest on last night's episode of 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert.' During the interview, Lithgow discusses the play, to which the Clintons have been invited, but haven't yet RSVPed.

VIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals Of The Harriet Harris, Ed Dixon Lead World Premiere Of RI VideoVIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals Of The Harriet Harris, Ed Dixon Lead World Premiere Of RIVALS at Bristol Riverside Theatre
by Alan Henry - Oct 29, 2018

Bristol Riverside Theatre continues its 2018-19 season with the world premiere of the new musical comedy The Rivals, based on the famously funny farce about Mrs. Malaprop, running October 30 - November 18. Check out footage of the cast in rehearsal below!

VIDEO: First Look at A DOLL'S HOUSE, PART 2 at Berkeley Rep VideoVIDEO: First Look at A DOLL'S HOUSE, PART 2 at Berkeley Rep
by Stage Tube - Sep 19, 2018

Berkeley Repertory Theatre presents A Doll's House, Part 2, written by Lucas Hnath and directed by Les Waters, which begins previews on Thursday, September 6 and runs through Sunday, October 21. Individual tickets begin at $30 ($15 if you're under 35) and can be purchased online at berkeleyrep.org or by phone at 510 647-2949 beginning August 12, 2018. Subscription tickets are available now. 

VIDEO: Go Inside The Costumes Of A DOLL'S HOUSE PART 2 at Berkeley Rep VideoVIDEO: Go Inside The Costumes Of A DOLL'S HOUSE PART 2 at Berkeley Rep
by Alan Henry - Sep 7, 2018

Berkeley Repertory Theatre today announced final casting for A Doll's House, Part 2, written by Lucas Hnath and directed by Les Waters, which begins previews on Thursday, September 6 and runs through Sunday, October 21. Individual tickets begin at $30 ($15 if you're under 35) and can be purchased online at berkeleyrep.org or by phone at 510 647-2949 beginning August 12, 2018. Subscription tickets are available now. Press night of this first show of Berkeley Rep's 50th anniversary season will be on Thursday, September 13.

VIDEO: Behind the Scenes of Berkeley Repertory Theatre's Meet and Greet for A DOLL'S  VideoVIDEO: Behind the Scenes of Berkeley Repertory Theatre's Meet and Greet for A DOLL'S HOUSE, PART 2
by Stage Tube - Aug 14, 2018

Berkeley Repertory Theatre presents A Doll's House, Part 2, written by Lucas Hnath and directed by Les Waters, which begins previews on Thursday, September 6 and runs through Sunday, October 21. Individual tickets begin at $30 ($15 if you're under 35) and can be purchased online at berkeleyrep.org or by phone at 510 647-2949 beginning August 12, 2018. Subscription tickets are available now. 


Lucas Hnath Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Lucas Hnath written?
Lucas Hnath has written 5 shows including The Christians (Writer), A Doll's House, Part 2 (Playwright), Hillary and Clinton (Playwright), The Thin (Playwright), Dana H (Playwright).

What awards has Lucas Hnath been nominated for?
Best Play (Tony Awards) for A Doll's House, Part 2 Outstanding New Off-Broadway Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for The Christians and Outstanding New Play or Musical (Helen Hayes Awards) for Red Speedo .

What awards has Lucas Hnath won?
Outstanding New Off-Broadway Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for The Christians.