Steven Levenson Biography

 
Bio:
Steven Levenson's plays include The Unavoidable Disappearance Of Tom Durnin (Roundabout Theatre Company, Outer Critics Circle John Gassner Memorial Playwriting Award), Core Values (Ars Nova, Drama Desk Nomination for Outstanding Play), The Language of Trees (Roundabout), Seven Minutes In Heaven ... (read more)
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Bio:
Steven Levenson's plays include The Unavoidable Disappearance Of Tom Durnin (Roundabout Theatre Company, Outer Critics Circle John Gassner Memorial Playwriting Award), Core Values (Ars Nova, Drama Desk Nomination for Outstanding Play), The Language of Trees (Roundabout), Seven Minutes In Heaven ... (read more)

Steven Levenson's plays include The Unavoidable Disappearance Of Tom Durnin (Roundabout Theatre Company, Outer Critics Circle John Gassner Memorial Playwriting Award), Core Values (Ars Nova, Drama Desk Nomination for Outstanding Play), The Language of Trees (Roundabout), Seven Minutes In Heaven (Colt Coeur; Emerging America Festival/Huntington Theater Company), and the book for Dear Evan Hansen, with music and lyrics by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul (Second Stage, OBIE Award for Musical Theatre, Outer Critics Circle Awards for Best Book and Best Off-Broadway Musical, Drama League Nomination for Best Musical; Arena Stage, Helen Hayes Award for Outstanding Musical).

His play, If I Forget, premiered at Roundabout in Spring, 2017. His plays are published by Dramatists Play Service and Playscripts. A graduate of Brown University and former Artist in Residence at Ars Nova, he has received new play commissions from Roundabout, Lincoln Center, MCC, and Ars Nova.

Currently a writer and producer on Showtime's Masters Of Sex, he is a founding member of Colt Coeur and an alumnus of MCC's Playwrights Coalition and Ars Nova’s Play Group.

Steven Levenson Awards and Nominations

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BroadwayWorld Awards - 2017 - Best Book of a Musical Gold Star
Steven Levenson, Dear Evan Hansen
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2017 - Outstanding Play
Steven Levenson, If I Forget
 
Tony Awards - 2017 - Best Book of a Musical Gold Star
Steven Levenson, Dear Evan Hansen
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2016 - Outstanding Book of a Musical (Broadway or off-Broadway) Gold Star
Steven Levenson, Dear Evan Hansen
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2014 - Outstanding Play
Steven Levenson, Core Values
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2014 - John Gassner Award Gold Star
Steven Levenson, The Unavoidable Disappearance of Tom Durnin
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