Donald Margulies

Adjunct Professor of English


Address: LC 304

Phone: (203) 432-2246


INTERESTS: Drama, Literature & Visual Arts



Donald Margulies has won a Lucille Lortel Award, two American Theatre Critics New Play Citations, two Los Angeles Drama Critics’ Awards, two Obie Awards, one Tony Award nomination (for Time Stands Still), two Dramatists’ Guild Hull-Warriner Awards, six Drama Desk Award nominations, five Burns Mantle Best Play citations, two Pulitzer Prize nominations (for Sight Unseen and Collected Stories) and one Pulitzer Prize (forDinner with Friends). His plays have been produced on and off-Broadway, at regional theaters across America and in cities all over the world. Mr. Margulies has received grants from the National Endowment for the Arts, The New York Foundation for the Arts, and the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation. In 2005 he was honored by the American Academy of Arts and Letters with an Award in Literature, and was the recipient of the 2000 Sidney Kingsley Award for Outstanding Achievement in the Theatre by a playwright. Mr. Margulies is an alumnus of New Dramatists and serves on the council of The Dramatists Guild of America.