David Auburn Biography

 
Bio:
David Auburn's plays include Proof (Pulitzer Prize, Tony Award®, New York Drama Critics Circle Award), An Upset and Amateurs (EST Marathons) and Skyscraper. Films include The Girl in the Park (writer/director) and The Lake House. Recent directing credits include A Delicate Balance for BTF. His short ... (read more)
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Bio:
David Auburn's plays include Proof (Pulitzer Prize, Tony Award®, New York Drama Critics Circle Award), An Upset and Amateurs (EST Marathons) and Skyscraper. Films include The Girl in the Park (writer/director) and The Lake House. Recent directing credits include A Delicate Balance for BTF. His short ... (read more)

David Auburn's plays include Proof (Pulitzer Prize, Tony Award®, New York Drama Critics Circle Award), An Upset and Amateurs (EST Marathons) and Skyscraper. Films include The Girl in the Park (writer/director) and The Lake House. Recent directing credits include A Delicate Balance for BTF. His short plays have been collected in the volume “Fifth Planet and Other Plays” (DPS). His work has been published in Harper’s, New England Review, and Guilt and Pleasure; and he was a contributing editor to the Oxford American Writers Thesaurus. A former Guggenheim Fellow, he lives in New York City.

David Auburn Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

 
New York Drama Critics Circle Awards - 2001 - Best American Play Gold Star
David Auburn, Proof
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2001 - John Gassner Playwriting Award Gold Star
David Auburn, Proof
 
The Pulitzer Prize - 2001 - The Pulitzer Prize for Drama Gold Star
David Auburn, Proof
 
Tony Awards - 2001 - Best Play Gold Star
David Auburn, Proof
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2000 - Outstanding Play Gold Star
David Auburn, Proof