Skip to main content Skip to footer site map

Paul Zindel

 
Paul Zindel Headshot
Date of Birth: May 15, 1936
Date of Death: March 27, 2003 (66)

Birth Place: Staten Island, NY, USA

Paul Zindel Awards and Nominations

 
The Pulitzer Prize - 1971 - The Pulitzer Prize for Drama Gold Star
Paul Zindel, The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-In-The-Moon Marigolds
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1970 - Best American Play Gold Star
Paul Zindel, The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1970 - Most Promising Playwright Gold Star
Paul Zindel, The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds
 
New York Drama Critics Circle Awards - 1970 - Best American Play Gold Star
Paul Zindel, The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds

Paul Zindel News

Wagner College To Host Ceremony And Staged Reading of 2022 Stanley Award-Winner, MARI Photo Wagner College To Host Ceremony And Staged Reading of 2022 Stanley Award-Winner, MARILYN, MOM, AND ME
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 25, 2022

Wagner College Theatre has announced that the winner of the 2022 Stanley Drama Award is Luke Yankee for his play Marilyn, Mom and Me.

FAT HAM Wins 2022 Pulitzer Prize for Drama Photo FAT HAM Wins 2022 Pulitzer Prize for Drama
by Team BWW - May 9, 2022

The Pulitzer Prize Board has just announced that Fat Ham has won the 2022 Pulitzer Prize for Drama. Other finalists included: Selling Kabul, and Kristina Wong, Sweatshop Overlord.

VIDEO: Who Will Win the 2022 Pulitzer Prize for Drama? Live at 3pm! Photo VIDEO: Who Will Win the 2022 Pulitzer Prize for Drama? Live at 3pm!
by Nicole Rosky - May 9, 2022

The Pulitzer Prize Board today will present the 2022 award winners for Prizes in Journalism, Books, Drama and Music. Who will win this year? Tune in right here at 3pm to watch the announcement live!

THE HOT WING KING Wins the 2021 Pulitzer Prize for Drama Photo THE HOT WING KING Wins the 2021 Pulitzer Prize for Drama
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Jun 11, 2021

It was just announced by the Pulitzer Prize organization that Katori Hall's The Hot Wing King has officially won the 2021 Pulitzer Prize for Drama. This year's finalists included Circle Jerk by Michael Breslin and Patrick Foley and Stew by Zora Howard.

Realwheels Theatre Announces New Artistic Director Tomas Mureika Photo Realwheels Theatre Announces New Artistic Director Tomas Mureika
by A.A. Cristi - May 18, 2021

Jessie Award-winning Realwheels Theatre is pleased to welcome Tomas Mureika as the organization's new Artistic Director.

BWW Review: WORLD LINE at TC Squared Theatre Company Photo BWW Review: WORLD LINE at TC Squared Theatre Company
by Andrew Child - Jul 18, 2020

TC Squared's Volume Up series of virtual one act plays is posed to convince audiences they are up for the task of taking their programs to the digital realm for the time being. After logging in to their YouTube stream, one is met with a smooth, animated countdown set to a quiescent techno beat by Kadahj Bennett.

Breaking: A STRANGE LOOP Wins the 2020 Pulitzer Prize for Drama Photo Breaking: A STRANGE LOOP Wins the 2020 Pulitzer Prize for Drama
by Nicole Rosky - May 4, 2020

It was just announced by Pulitzer Prize Administrator Dana Canedy that Michael R. Jackson's A Strange Loop has officially won the 2020 Pulitzer Prize for Drama. This year's finalists included: Will Arbery's Heroes of the Fourth Turning and David Henry Hwang and Jeanine Tesori's Soft Power.

VIDEO: Who Will Win the 2020 Pulitzer Prize for Drama? Watch Live at 3pm! Photo VIDEO: Who Will Win the 2020 Pulitzer Prize for Drama? Watch Live at 3pm!
by Nicole Rosky - May 4, 2020

The Pulitzer Prize Board today will present the 2020 award winners' (originally scheduled for Monday, April 20) for Prizes in Journalism, Books, Drama and Music. Who will win this year? Tune in right here at 3pm to watch the announcement live!

Constance Barron To Be Featured Vocalist For 2019 Outbach Festival Photo Constance Barron To Be Featured Vocalist For 2019 Outbach Festival
by Julie Musbach - Oct 24, 2019

The soprano Constance Barron will take part in the world premiere a new work by composer Laura Clayton, Queen of Heaven, Songs To Goddess Inanna with pianist Dr. Donna Coleman at this week's 2019 OutBach Festival of (Mostly) Women's Music at the San Miguel Mission in Santa Fe, NM on Thursday, October 24 at 7:00 PM.

Theater Resources Unlimited Offers Latest Writer-Producer Speed Date Photo Theater Resources Unlimited Offers Latest Writer-Producer Speed Date
by Julie Musbach - Oct 2, 2019

Theater Resources Unlimited presents the Writer-Producer Speed Date, a unique opportunity to pitch a project to a roomful of New York producers and artistic directors on Sunday, October 13, 2019 from 4:30pm to 8:30pm at the newly opened 797 Studios, 797 Eighth Avenue (betw. 48th and 49th), 3rd floor, NYC.

Paul Zindel Videos

BWW TV Exclusive: Backstage with Richard Ridge- SAG Foundation Conversations Series with Estelle Parsons!
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Jun 29, 2014

Screen Actors Guild Foundation and Broadway World have partnered for an filmed Conversations Q&A series to recognize and celebrate the vibrant theatre community in New York City and the union actors who aspire to have a career on the stage and screen. The most recent conversation featured 2014 Tony nominee Estelle Parsons, who most recently starred on Broadway in The Velocity of Autumn, moderated by BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge. Check out the full interview below!


Paul Zindel Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Paul Zindel written?
Paul Zindel has written 7 shows including A Dream of Swallows (Playwright), And Miss Reardon Drinks a Little (Playwright), The Secret Affairs of Mildred Wild (Playwright), Ladies at the Alamo (Playwright), The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds (Playwright), Amulets Against the Dragon Forces (Playwright), The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds (Playwright).

What awards has Paul Zindel been nominated for?
The Pulitzer Prize for Drama (The Pulitzer Prize) for The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-In-The-Moon Marigolds , Best American Play (Drama Desk Awards) for The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds Most Promising Playwright (Drama Desk Awards) for The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds and Best American Play (New York Drama Critics Circle Awards) for The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds .

What awards has Paul Zindel won?
The Pulitzer Prize for Drama (The Pulitzer Prize) for The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-In-The-Moon Marigolds , Best American Play (Drama Desk Awards) for The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds Most Promising Playwright (Drama Desk Awards) for The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigoldsand Best American Play (New York Drama Critics Circle Awards) for The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds.


Twitter Watch

@paulzindel - 6/8/21 03:54pm Mine-sniffing rat Magawa ends years of hard work in Cambodia https://t.co/UBRJf2vzFI


@paulzindel - 6/8/21 02:39pm As Long As A Basketball Court: Australia's Largest Dinosaur Confirmed https://t.co/hgQ3zs1GDG


@paulzindel - 5/15/21 11:43am Happy Birthday to Paul Zindel! You were one-of-a-kind and we miss you every day! https://t.co/WEuncyOUHI


@paulzindel - 5/12/21 05:00am Happy #LimerickDay! "What I fear most in life are three things:...3) That I'll be afflicted in my old age with a t… https://t.co/icjWs2TnKn


@paulzindel - 5/6/21 03:14pm “I have never related to two characters more in my life.” Thank you Lakshmi Rajeev Menon for your wonderful book r… https://t.co/KTImMl3pGX


@paulzindel - 5/3/21 05:48pm May 3, 2021, marks the 50th anniversary of @NPR's first on-air original broadcast! It included this news: Paul Z… https://t.co/50QnUt8A1D


@paulzindel - 11/1/20 12:21pm This horrifying story in the NYTimes sounds like it's right out of #Rats by #PaulZindel where mutant killer rats es… https://t.co/P6XqLvWFVb


@paulzindel - 8/26/20 04:05pm "Here's my mother with a collie when she tried to get rich quick because Lassie was the hot book and movie at the t… https://t.co/t0mpDbAflF


@paulzindel - 8/26/20 03:59pm ??


@paulzindel - 8/18/20 05:44pm Remembering Shelley Winters, born on this day! Shelley starred in the original Broadway production of “The Effect o… https://t.co/7H8Jr0ilHE


MORE TWEETS