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Alex Grubbs, Vanessa Vache, Nicholas Wright, Emily Schwend, James Kautz, Melissa Hurst, Jay Stull

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Alex Grubbs, Vanessa Vache, Nicholas Wright, Emily Schwend, Francine Horn, James Kautz, Melissa Hurst and Jay Stull

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Nicholas Wright Awards and Nominations

 
Olivier Awards - 2008 - Best New Play
Nicholas WrightThe Reporter
 
Olivier Awards - 2003 - The BBC Award for Best New Play Gold Star
Nicholas WrightVincent In Brixton
 
Tony Awards - 2003 - Best Play
Nicholas Wright, Vincent in Brixton

Nicholas Wright News

Jeremy O. Harris Announced as Next Presiding Playwright for 2023 Yale Drama Series Pr Photo Jeremy O. Harris Announced as Next Presiding Playwright for 2023 Yale Drama Series Prize
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 10, 2022

The 2023 Yale Drama Series Prize has chosen Jeremy O. Harris, the Yale alum and Tony-nominated author of Slave Play, as the presiding playwright for its landmark 15th anniversary year. As his first order of business, Harris is assembling an international group of readers to help evaluate submissions as part of a larger effort to infuse the process with a more global point-of-view.

BWW Review: VINCENT IN BRIXTON at St. Jude's Hall, Brighton Photo BWW Review: VINCENT IN BRIXTON at St. Jude's Hall, Brighton
by Barry Lenny - Apr 23, 2022

What would Vincent van Gogh have been like as a young man?

Vancouver's BARD ON THE BEACH Brings Back Live Theatre After Two Dark Summers Photo Vancouver's BARD ON THE BEACH Brings Back Live Theatre After Two Dark Summers
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 20, 2022

Bard on the Beach Shakespeare Festival's 33rd Season returns to SenŐď√°kw/Vanier Park, after two years of dark stages in response to the pandemic, and all tickets are now on sale for three plays and special events in this year's Festival, which runs from June 8 to September 24, 2022.

JAR OF FAT by Seayoung Yim Announced as Winner of 2022 Yale Drama Series Prize Photo JAR OF FAT by Seayoung Yim Announced as Winner of 2022 Yale Drama Series Prize
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 23, 2022

The 2022 Yale Drama Series Prize, one of the theater world’s most prestigious playwriting prizes, will be awarded to Seayoung Yim for her play Jar of Fat.

RIGOLETTO, THE FLYING DUTCHMAN, and More Announced for Utah Opera 2022-23 Season Photo RIGOLETTO, THE FLYING DUTCHMAN, and More Announced for Utah Opera 2022-23 Season
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 22, 2022

Opera represents the full range of the human experience‚ÄĒso it is fitting that people of all ages, backgrounds, and experiences will find relevance in Utah Opera's four productions in the 2022-23 season at Salt Lake City's Janet Quinney Lawson Capitol Theatre.

Inaugural Short List Announced for 2022 Yale Drama Series Prize Photo Inaugural Short List Announced for 2022 Yale Drama Series Prize
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 25, 2022

The 2022 Yale Drama Series Prize, one of the theatre world’s most prestigious playwriting prizes, announced today the eight plays chosen for its first-ever Short List.

The Peggy Ramsay Foundation and Film4 Announce The 2022 Playwrights' Scheme Bursary W Photo The Peggy Ramsay Foundation and Film4 Announce The 2022 Playwrights' Scheme Bursary Winners
by Stephi Wild - Oct 12, 2021

The Peggy Ramsay Foundation with Film4 and the Maria Bjornson Memorial Fund are delighted to announce the six winners of the Peggy Ramsay/Film4 Awards which celebrate and support emerging British writing talent.  

REGENERATION Announced at Jack Studio Theatre Photo REGENERATION Announced at Jack Studio Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 28, 2021

Craiglockhart War Hospital, Scotland, 1917. The Great War rages in Europe and Lieutenant Siegfried Sassoon is hospitalised against his will with shell-shock. Sassoon denies being ill but Dr Rivers soon discovers Siegfried is a haunted man. Slipping into solitude, Sassoon takes comfort in the lively company of the handsome officer Wilfred Owen, but mentorship soon sparks something more between the closeted young poets.

Restart Stages to Conclude This September with A NIGHT WITH DEAF BROADWAY and More Photo Restart Stages to Conclude This September with A NIGHT WITH DEAF BROADWAY and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 12, 2021

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts today announced artistic works celebrating iconic civil rights leaders, accessibility in the arts, and the rich history of dance in New York City coming to¬†Restart Stages¬†this September‚ÄĒthe outdoor performing arts center created to champion the revival and recovery of New York City arts.

Rachel Lynett's APOLOGIES TO LORRAINE HANSBERRY (YOU TOO AUGUST WILSON) Wins 14th Ann Photo Rachel Lynett's APOLOGIES TO LORRAINE HANSBERRY (YOU TOO AUGUST WILSON) Wins 14th Annual Yale Drama Series Prize
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 8, 2021

This year the Yale Drama Series Prize once again saw a robust and talented group of applicants dedicated to writing for the theater, receiving over 2050 submissions from 60 countries.

Nicholas Wright Videos

VIDEO: Nico Muhly and Isabel Leonard on MARNIE VideoVIDEO: Nico Muhly and Isabel Leonard on MARNIE
by Alan Henry - Oct 31, 2018

In the video below, composer Nico Muhly and mezzo-soprano Isabel Leonard discuss Marnie during intermission of the La Fanciulla del West Live in HD broadcast, with host Susanna Phillips..

VIDEO: Nico Muhly on The Met Opera's MARNIE VideoVIDEO: Nico Muhly on The Met Opera's MARNIE
by Alan Henry - Oct 25, 2018

In the video below, composer Nico Muhly discusses specific musical elements of his new opera Marnie, starring Isabel Leonard, Christopher Maltman, and Iestyn Davies, with Robert Spano conducting Michael Mayer's production.

VIDEO: Arianne Phillips and Isabel Leonard on Marnie's Costumes VideoVIDEO: Arianne Phillips and Isabel Leonard on Marnie's Costumes
by Alan Henry - Oct 24, 2018

In the video below, watch Costume designer Arianne Phillips and mezzo-soprano Isabel Leonard, who plays the title role, discuss the many costumes in Nico Muhly's 'Marnie' with host Susan Graham during intermission of the Live in HD transmission of 'Samson et Dalila.'

VIDEO: 'I See Forio' from The Met Opera's MARNIE VideoVIDEO: 'I See Forio' from The Met Opera's MARNIE
by Alan Henry - Oct 23, 2018

In the video below, Isabel Leonard sing 'I See Fario' from Nico Muhly's new opera Marnie, starring Isabel Leonard, Christopher Maltman, and Iestyn Davies, with Robert Spano conducting Michael Mayer's production. 

VIDEO: Get A First Look At The Met Opera's MARNIE VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look At The Met Opera's MARNIE
by Alan Henry - Oct 18, 2018

In the video below, watch a trailer for Nico Muhly's new opera Marnie, starring Isabel Leonard, Christopher Maltman, and Iestyn Davies, with Robert Spano conducting Michael Mayer's production. 2018-19 season.

STAGE TUBE: National Theatre Live - TRAVELLING LIGHT Preview!
by Stage Tube - Jan 24, 2012

How had a 22-year-old pretentious layabout made a discovery that would elude every other cinematic pioneer for years to come?

STAGE TUBE: National Theatre Live - Preview!
by Stage Tube - Jan 24, 2012

The National Theatre presents the third season of National Theatre Live (NT Live), a successful initiative to broadcast live performances from the National's stages to cinemas worldwide. In addition to the previously scheduled broadcasts of The Comedy of Errors (March 1), the season will include Travelling Light (February 9) and She Stoops to Conquer (March 29). Check out a preview of the season below!

STAGE TUBE: National Theatre Live to Screen TRAVELLING LIGHT
by Kelsey Denette - Jan 19, 2012

How had a 22-year-old pretentious layabout made a discovery that would elude every other cinematic pioneer for years to come?


Nicholas Wright Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Nicholas Wright written?
Nicholas Wright has written 1 shows including Vincent In Brixton (Playwright).

What awards has Nicholas Wright been nominated for?
Best New Play (Olivier Awards) for The Reporter The BBC Award for Best New Play (Olivier Awards) for Vincent In Brixton and Best Play (Tony Awards) for Vincent in Brixton .

What awards has Nicholas Wright won?
The BBC Award for Best New Play (Olivier Awards) for Vincent In Brixton.