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Edward Franklin Albee III (born March 12, 1928) is an American playwright known for works such as The Zoo Story (1958), The Sandbox (1959), and Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1962). [1]

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A Delicate Balance (play)

A Delicate Balance is a play by Edward Albee.

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Academy of Achievement

The Academy of Achievement, officially known as the American Academy of Achievement, is a Washington, D.C.-based non-profit organization that gives young people an opportunity to meet notable individuals, such as through an annual event called the International Achievement Summit.

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Adoption

Adoption is a process whereby a person assumes the parenting of another, usually a child, from that person's biological or legal parent or parents, and, in so doing, permanently transfers all rights and responsibilities, along with filiation, from the biological parent or parents.

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All Over

All Over is a play written by Edward Albee.

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America Award in Literature

The America Award, which describes itself as a modest attempt at providing alternatives to the Nobel Prize in Literature, was first presented in 1994.

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American Academy of Arts and Letters

The American Academy of Arts and Letters is a 250-member honor society; its goal is to "foster, assist, and sustain excellence" in American literature, music, and art.

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American Academy of Arts and Sciences

The American Academy of Arts and Sciences, frequently known as the American Academy, is one of the oldest and most prestigious honorary societies and a leading center for policy research in the United States.

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American Theater Hall of Fame

The American Theater Hall of Fame in New York City was founded in 1972.

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Americanization

In countries outside of the United States, americanization or americanisation is the influence American culture has on the culture of other countries, such as their popular culture, media, cuisine, technology, business practices, or political techniques.

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Americans

Americans are citizens of the United States of America.

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Bladder cancer

Bladder cancer is any of several types of cancer arising from the epithelial lining (i.e., the urothelium) of the urinary bladder.

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Breakfast at Tiffany's (musical)

Breakfast at Tiffany's is a musical with music and lyrics by Bob Merrill and a book originally by Abe Burrows but rewritten during pre-Broadway tryouts by Edward Albee.

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Carl Van Vechten

Carl Van Vechten (June 17, 1880 – December 21, 1964) was an American writer and artistic photographer who was a patron of the Harlem Renaissance and the literary executor of Gertrude Stein.

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Carson McCullers

Carson McCullers (February 19, 1917 – September 29, 1967) was an American novelist, short story writer, playwright, essayist, and poet.

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Charlie Rose

Charles Peete "Charlie" Rose, Jr. (born January 5, 1942) is an American television talk show host and journalist.

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Charlie Rose (TV series)

Charlie Rose is an American television interview show, with Charlie Rose as executive producer, executive editor, and host.

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Cherry Lane Theatre

The Cherry Lane Theatre (CLT), located at 38 Commerce Street in the Greenwich Village neighborhood of Lower Manhattan, is New York City's oldest continuously running off-Broadway theater.

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Choate Rosemary Hall

Choate Rosemary Hall (often known as Choate) is a private, college-preparatory, boarding school located in Wallingford, Connecticut.

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Dramatists Guild of America

The Dramatists Guild of America is a professional organization for playwrights, composers, and lyricists working in the U.S. theatre market.

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Dramatists Play Service

Established in 1936 by members of the Dramatists Guild of America and the Society for Authors' Representatives, Dramatists Play Service, Inc. (a.k.a. DPS and The Play Service) is a theatrical-publishing and licensing house.

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Edward Albee's At Home at the Zoo

Edward Albee's At Home at the Zoo (formerly titled Peter & Jerry) is a play by Edward Albee which adds a first act to his 1959 play The Zoo Story.

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Edward F. Albee Foundation, Inc.

The Edward F. Albee Foundation was started by its namesake, playwright Edward Albee, in 1967, after revenue from his play Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? proved abundant.

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Edward Franklin Albee II

Edward Franklin Albee (October 8, 1857 – March 11, 1930) was a vaudeville impresario, and the adoptive grandfather of Edward Franklin Albee, the playwright.

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Eugène Ionesco

Eugène Ionesco (born Eugen Ionescu,; 26 November 1909 – 28 March 1994) was a Romanian playwright who wrote mostly in French, and one of the foremost figures of the French Avant-garde theatre.

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Everything in the Garden

Everything in the Garden is a play by Giles Cooper, first produced by The Royal Shakespeare Company on 13 March 1962 at the Arts Theatre, London.

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Finding the Sun

Finding the Sun is a one-act play by American playwright Edward Albee.

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Greenwich Village

Greenwich Village, often referred to by locals as simply "the Village", is a neighborhood on the west side of Lower Manhattan, New York City.

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Hartford, Connecticut

Hartford is the capital of Connecticut and the historic seat of Hartford County until Connecticut disbanded county government in 1960.

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James Purdy

James Otis Purdy (July 17, 1914 March 13, 2009) was a controversial American novelist, short-story writer, poet, and playwright who, since his debut in 1956, published over a dozen novels, and many collections of poetry, short stories, and plays.

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Jean Genet

Jean Genet (–) was a French novelist, playwright, poet, essayist, and political activist.

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Kennedy Center Honors

The Kennedy Center Honors is an annual honor given to those in the performing arts for their lifetime of contributions to American culture (though they do not need to be U.S. citizens).

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Lambda Literary Foundation

The Lambda Literary Foundation (also referred to as Lambda Literary) is a LGBT literary organization.

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Larchmont, New York

Larchmont is a village located within the Town of Mamaroneck in Westchester County, New York, approximately northeast of Midtown Manhattan.

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Lawrenceville School

Lawrenceville School is a coeducational, independent college preparatory boarding school for students in ninth through twelfth grades, located on in the historic Lawrenceville section of Lawrence Township, in Mercer County, New Jersey, United States, located north of Trenton.

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Lolita (play)

Lolita is a play adapted by Edward Albee from Vladimir Nabokov's novel of the same name.

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Marriage Play

Marriage Play is a drama for two actors by Edward Albee.

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Me Myself and I (play)

Me Myself and I is a 2007 play, an absurdist family comedy/drama, written by the celebrated American playwright, and three-time Pulitzer Prize–winning author, Edward Albee, who also wrote the plays Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? and The Zoo Story.

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Montauk, New York

Montauk is a census-designated place (CDP) that roughly corresponds to the hamlet with the same name located in the town of East Hampton in Suffolk County, New York, on the eastern end of the South Shore of Long Island.

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National Medal of Arts

The National Medal of Arts is an award and title created by the United States Congress in 1984, for the purpose of honoring artists and patrons of the arts.

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New York Public Library for the Performing Arts

The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, at 40 Lincoln Center Plaza, is located in Manhattan, New York City, at the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts on the Upper West Side, between the Metropolitan Opera House and the Vivian Beaumont Theater.

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Novella

A novella is a work of written, fictional, narrative prose normally longer than a short story but shorter than a novel.

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Off-Broadway

An Off-Broadway theatre is a professional venue in New York City with a seating capacity between 100 and 499.

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Paula Vogel

Paula Vogel (born November 16, 1951) is an American playwright and university professor.

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PEN/Laura Pels International Foundation for Theater Award

The PEN/Laura Pels International Foundation for Theater Awards, commonly referred to as the PEN/Laura Pels Award, is awarded by the PEN American Center.

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Playwright

A playwright, also known as a dramatist, is a person who writes dramatic literature or drama.

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Pulitzer Prize

The Pulitzer Prize is an award for achievements in newspaper and online journalism, literature, and musical composition in the United States.

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Pulitzer Prize for Drama

The Pulitzer Prize for Drama is one of the seven American Pulitzer Prizes that are annually awarded for Letters, Drama, and Music.

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Reed A. Albee

Reed Adalbert Albee (8 September 1885 – 2 August 1961) was an American businessman.

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Samuel Beckett

Samuel Barclay Beckett (13 April 1906 – 22 December 1989) was an Irish avant-garde novelist, playwright, theatre director, and poet, who lived in Paris for most of his adult life and wrote in both English and French.

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Samuel French, Inc.

Samuel French, Inc. is an American company, founded by Samuel French and Thomas Hailes Lacey, who formed a partnership to combine their existing interests in London and New York.

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Seascape (play)

Seascape is a play by American playwright Edward Albee.

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Special Tony Award

The Special Tony Award category includes the Lifetime Achievement Award and Special Tony Award.

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The American Dream (play)

The American Dream is an early, one-act play by American playwright Edward Albee.

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The Ballad of the Sad Café

The Ballad of the Sad Café, first published in 1951, is a book by Carson McCullers comprising a novella of the same name and six short stories: "Wunderkind", "The Jockey", "Madame Zilensky and the King of Finland", "The Sojourner", "A Domestic Dilemma" and "A Tree, a Rock, a Cloud".

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The Death of Bessie Smith

The Death of Bessie Smith is a one-act play by American playwright Edward Albee, written in 1959 and premiered in West Berlin the following year.

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The Goat, or Who Is Sylvia?

The Goat, or Who Is Sylvia?, a full-length play written by Edward Albee, premiered on Broadway at the John Golden Theatre on March 10, 2002 where it ran for 309 performances.

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The Lady from Dubuque

The Lady from Dubuque, a play by Edward Albee, opened on Broadway at the Morosco Theatre on January 31, 1980.

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The Man Who Had Three Arms

The Man Who Had Three Arms is a two-act play for three actors by Edward Albee.

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The Play About the Baby

The Play About the Baby is a play by Edward Albee.

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The Sandbox (play)

The Sandbox is a two-act play written by Edward Albee in 1959.

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The Zoo Story

The Zoo Story, originally titled Peter and Jerry, is a one-act play by American playwright Edward Albee.

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Theatre of the Absurd

The Theatre of the Absurd (Théâtre de l'Absurde) is a designation for particular plays of absurdist fiction written by a number of primarily European playwrights in the late 1950s, as well as one for the style of theatre which has evolved from their work.

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Three Tall Women

Three Tall Women is a play by Edward Albee, which won the 1994 Pulitzer Prize for Drama, Albee's third.

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Tiny Alice

Tiny Alice, a three act play written by Edward Albee, premiered on Broadway at the Billy Rose Theater on December 29, 1964.

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Tony Award

The Antoinette Perry Award for Excellence in Theatre, more commonly known informally as the Tony Award, recognizes achievement in live Broadway theatre.

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Trinity College (Connecticut)

Trinity College is a private liberal arts college in Hartford, Connecticut.

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Truman Capote

Truman Streckfus Persons (September 30, 1924 – August 25, 1984), known as Truman Capote, was an American novelist, screenwriter, playwright, and actor, many of whose short stories, novels, plays, and nonfiction are recognized literary classics, including the novella Breakfast at Tiffany's (1958) and the true crime novel In Cold Blood (1966), which he labeled a "nonfiction novel".

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University of Houston

The University of Houston (UH) is a state research university and the flagship institution of the University of Houston System.

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Valley Forge Military Academy and College

Valley Forge Military Academy & College (usually shortened as VFMA&C) is an American preparatory boarding school (grades 7-12) and coeducational (as of Fall 2006) junior college in the military school tradition located in Wayne, Pennsylvania.

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Vaudeville

Vaudeville is a theatrical genre of variety entertainment.

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Virginia

Virginia (U.S.:, U.K.), officially the Commonwealth of Virginia, is a U.S. state located in the South Atlantic region of the United States.

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Vladimir Nabokov

Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov (Влади́мир Влади́мирович Набо́ков,, also known by the pen name Vladimir Sirin; c2 July 1977) was a Russian-American novelist.

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Wallingford, Connecticut

Wallingford is a town in New Haven County, Connecticut, United States.

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Washington, D.C.

Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as "Washington", "the District", or simply "D.C.", is the capital of the United States.

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Wayne, Pennsylvania

Wayne is an unincorporated community located on the Main Line, centered in Delaware County, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? is a 1962 play by Edward Albee.

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1963 Pulitzer Prize

The following are the Pulitzer Prizes for 1963.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edward_Albee

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