Monday, April 20, 2009

Playwright Lynn Nottage awarded the 2009 Pulitzer for Ruined

Just announced on April 20, 2009: Lynn Nottage is the winner of the 2009 Pulitzer Prize in Drama for Ruined!

Goodman Theatre, which commissioned this work, is so proud of Lynn and this extraordinary accomplishment—and we hope that you will share in this honor. Ruined premiered at Goodman Theatre in the Owen this November and then moved to Manhattan Theatre Club in New York. To learn more about this production, and the Pulitzer Prize, click here.

Please share your thoughts and experiences of Ruined, and Lynn's entire body of work, by commenting below.

Let the celebration begin!


  1. It was truly an honor working on that production. Congrats to everyone at the Goodman, you are what makes up great theatre and a great team.

    Lauran September
    casting intern winter 2008

  2. We saw Ruined at the Goodman and thought it was one of the best plays we had ever seen there. Congratuations on the Pulitzer for Lynn Nottage!