Pulitzer Prize For Drama
Monday, April 20, 2015
Aasif Mandvi talks to Brooke Gladstone about his role in "Disgraced," the play just awarded the 2013 Pulitzer Prize for drama
Tuesday, April 16, 2013
In February, actor and comedian Aasif Mandvi sat down in The Greene Space with On the Media host and managing editor Brooke Gladstone to talk comedy, making "fake news" and his work on Broadway.
Mandvi might be best known for his work on "The Daily Show," but he's also an accomplished theater actor. Here, he discusses his role in "Disgraced," the critically acclaimed play by Ayad Akhtar that was awarded the 2013 Pulitzer Prize for drama this week. Hear Mandvi talk about what he calls "one of the bravest plays I've ever read."
Friday, December 21, 2012
Calling himself a "Broadway wise-cracker and a Hollywood hack," Robert Sherwood, author, soldier, pacifist, and speechwriter, gives a stirring account of his wartime work for the Roosevelt administration at this 1948 Books and Authors Luncheon.
Monday, April 12, 2010
By Jenny Lawton
A rock musical about a bipolar suburban housewife? Admit it, you doubted the success of “Next to Normal” too. But 11 Tony nominations (3 wins) and 400+ performances later, the show is still rocking. And it just won the 2010 Pulitzer Prize for Drama.