Craig Lucas

Craig Lucas authored: Missing Persons, Reckless, Blue Window, Prelude to a Kiss, God’s Heart, The Dying Gaul, Stranger, This Thing of Darkness, Small Tragedy, The Singing Forest, Prayer for My Enemy, Ode to Joy, and I Was Most Alive with You. Screenplays: "Blue Window," "Longtime Companion," "Prelude to a Kiss," "Reckless," "The Secret Lives of Dentists," "The Dying Gaul." Libretti: Two Boys, The Light in the Piazza, Cinderella, An American in Paris, Amelie, Three Postcards. Directed: "The Dying Gaul" and "Birds of America" (films), The Light in the Piazza, Ode to Joy and This Thing of Darkness (stage, world premieres). Adaptations: Galileo, Miss Julie, Three Sisters & Uncle Vanya. Awards: Two Tony nominations, Pulitzer finalist, 3 Obie Awards, New York Film Critics Best Screenplay, Steinberg New Play, Laura Pels/PEN Mid-Career Achievement, Greenfield Prize, Excellence in Literature from the American Academy of Arts and Letters; NEA, Rockefeller and Guggenheim.