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In this episode, Randy and Tyler discuss the 1929 Pulitzer Prizewinning Play, Street Scene by Elmer Rice.From Stageagent.com: The claustrophobic reality of living in a six-story walk-up in the Lower East Side of Manhattan is the focus of Elmer
Note: This episode contains explicit language.In this episode, Randy and Tyler discuss the 2008 Pulitzer Prizewinning Play, August: Osage County, by Tracy LettsSynopsis from StageAgent.com: August: Osage County centers around the Weston family
Trigger warnings: Sexual assault, prostitution, alcohol consumption, warIn this episode, Randy and Tyler discuss the 2009 Pulitzer Prizewinning Play, Ruined by Lynn Nottage.Synopsis from StageAgent.com:  Set in a small mining town in the Democr
In this episode, Randy and Tyler discuss the 1927 Pulitzer Prizewinning Play, In Abraham's Bosom by Paul Green.Synopsis from Concord Theatricals:  In this story, [playwright] Paul Green, a product himself of a rural upbringing in North Carolina
In this episode, Randy and Tyler discuss the 2011 Pulitzer Prizewinning Play, Clybourne Park by Bruce Norris.Synopsis from Stageagent.com:  Clybourne Park is a razor-sharp satire about the politics of race. In response to Lorraine Hansberry’s A
In this episode, Randy and Tyler discuss the 1926 Pulitzer Prizewinning Play, Craig's Wife by George Kelly.Synopsis from Playbill.com:  A materialistic woman's marriage crumbles because of her obsession with preserving her possessions.******* I
In this episode, Randy and Tyler discuss the 2012 Pulitzer Prizewinning Play, Water by the Spoonful by Quiara Alegria Hudes.Synopsis from Dramatists.com: Somewhere in Philadelphia, Elliot has returned from Iraq and is struggling to find his pl
In this episode, Randy and Tyler discuss the 1925 Pulitzer Prizewinning Play, They Knew What They Wanted by Sidney Howard.Synopsis from Concord Theatricals:  In the 1920's, Napa Valley middle-aged wine-grower Tony wants to get married and decid
In this episode, Randy and Tyler discuss the 2013 Pulitzer Prizewinning Play, Disgraced by Ayad Akhtar.Synopsis from Lincoln Center Theatre:  DISGRACED is the story of Amir Kapoor, a successful Pakistani-American lawyer who is rapidly moving up
In this episode, Randy and Tyler discuss the 1924 Pulitzer Prizewinning Play, Hell-Bent Fer Heaven by Hatcher Hughes.Synopsis from Concord Theatricals: When Sid Hunt returns from WWI, he announces his plans to marry his sweetheart, Jude Lowry,
In this episode, Randy and Tyler discuss the 2014 Pulitzer Prizewinning Play, The Flick, by Annie Baker.Synopsis from Concord Theatricals: In a run-down movie theater in central Massachusetts, three underpaid employees mop the floors and attend
In this episode, Randy and Tyler dig in to a very special play, Icebound by Owen Davis.  Why is it so special?  The play takes place in Randy's hometown (population < 2000)! Synopsis from wikipedia:  The Jordan family is on their farm in Veazie
In this episode, Randy and Tyler take a look at the 2015 winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, Between Riverside and Crazy by Stephen Adly Guirgis.Synopsis from stageagent.com:  Walter “Pops” Washington has had enough. His landlord won’t leav
In this episode, Randy and Tyler take a look at the 1922 winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, Anna Christie by Eugene O'Neill.Synopsis from playbill.com:  A weary former prostitute seeks out her estranged sea-captain father hoping to find fo
In this episode, Randy and Tyler take a look at the 2017 winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, Sweat by Lynn Nottage.Synopsis from dramatists.com:  Filled with warm humor and tremendous heart, SWEAT tells the story of a group of friends who h
In this episode, Randy and Tyler take a look at the 1921 winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, Miss Lulu Bett by Zona Gale -- who is also the first woman to receive the Pulitzer Prize for Drama.Note: We apologize -- Tyler's mic had some mino
In this episode, Randy and Tyler take a look at the 2018 winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, Cost of Living by Martyna Majok.Wikipedia’s synopsis of Cost of Living: "The play examines two pairs of relationships between disabled and able pe
In this episode, Tyler and Randy discuss the 1920 winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, “Beyond the Horizon” by Eugene O’Neill.Wikipedia’s synopsis of Beyond the Horizon: “The play takes place on a farm in the Spring, and then moves forward
In this episode, Tyler and Randy discuss the 2019 winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, “Fairview” by Jackie Sibblies Drury. Pulitzer.org describes Fairview as “A hard-hitting drama that examines race in a highly conceptual, layered structure
In this episode, Tyler and Randy discuss the very first winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Drama: the 1918 play “Why Marry?” by Jesse Lynch Williams.The full script for “Why Marry?” can be found online and is free to read, as it is in the Public
Welcome to DeScripted, the podcast that explores and discusses the plays that have won the Pulitzer Prize for Drama since it's inception in 1918. Our first episode will drop January 3, 2021 and then every two weeks. thereafter. Episode 1 will
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