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Best Local Playwright

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Creative Loafing has been presenting Atlanta's Best People, Places and Events since 1972. These are some of the past winners for this category:

2018 Critics Pick: Best Local Playwright BOA Award Winner

2018 » Poets, Artists, & Madmen » Critics Pick
Pearl Cleage

2018 Critics Pick: Best Local Playwright BOA Award Winner

2018 » Poets, Artists, & Madmen » Critics Pick
Topher Payne

Best local playwright BOA Award Winner

2014 » Poets, Artists, & Madmen » Readers Pick
Paris Crayton III

Best Local Playwright BOA Award Winner

2000 » Poets, Artists, & Madmen » Critics Pick
Margaret Edson
Now is not just the obvious time to salute the triumphs of Margaret Edson and her play Wit, which last year won the Pulitzer Prize and this spring saw a superb, if star-crossed, production at the Alliance Studio. This also might be the only time for honoring Edson, as the Midtown resident has no plansmore...
Now is not just the obvious time to salute the triumphs of Margaret Edson and her play Wit, which last year won the Pulitzer Prize and this spring saw a superb, if star-crossed, production at the Alliance Studio. This also might be the only time for honoring Edson, as the Midtown resident has no plans to write any more plays in the future. Judging from Wit's erudite emotionalism, that's not just a loss to Atlanta, but to contemporary drama itself. less...

Best Local Playwright BOA Award Winner

2000 » Poets, Artists, & Madmen » Readers Pick
Until his recent move to Asheville, N.C., Griffin was a regular player at Dad's Garage and one of its most creative writers, in 1999 debuting Acting, Schmacting, a one-man show that's equally quick-change comedy and pseudo-autobiographical monologue. This year he penned Whiskey-Soaked Lover, a honky-tonkmore...
Until his recent move to Asheville, N.C., Griffin was a regular player at Dad's Garage and one of its most creative writers, in 1999 debuting Acting, Schmacting, a one-man show that's equally quick-change comedy and pseudo-autobiographical monologue. This year he penned Whiskey-Soaked Lover, a honky-tonk romance steeped in the lore of Hank Williams. Next spring will see Griffin's humor take a turn to the absurd with Zurich Plays, his Dadaist history of the Dada movement (written with Marc Cram). less...

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