Thursday, June 12, 2014 at 6:00 PM The Drama Book Shop; New York, NY
Pulitzer Prize finalist Adam Rapp (Red Light Winter) will discuss and read from his The Hallway Trilogy, which weaves tales of love, torment and redemption in a trilogy spanning 100 years in a Lower East Side tenement hallway.
Adam Rapp is an award-winning playwright, theater director, novelist and filmmaker. His plays include, Faster, Animals and Plants, Finer Noble Gases, Stone Cold Dead Serious, Blackbird, Gompers, Essential Self-Defense, American Sligo, Bingo with the Indians, Kindness, The Metal Children, The Hallway Trilogy, The Edge of Our Bodies, Dreams of Flying Dreams of Falling and Red Light Winter. His young adult books include The Buffalo Tree (Front Street Books), Under the Wolf, Under the Dog (finalist for the L.A. Times Book Prize), Punkzilla (2010 Michael J. Printz Honor Book) and The Children and the Wolves (named one of the Best Books of 2012 by Kirkus Reviews). His adult novels include The Year of Endless Sorrows and the graphic novel Ball-Peen Hammer, which he is currently developing as a series for HBO. As a filmmaker he wrote and directed the features Winter Passing; Blackbird, which he adapted from his play, and Why Now?! starring Marisa Tomei, Sam Rockwell and Brian Geraghty. His playwriting honors include Boston's Elliot Norton Award, the Helen Merrill Award, the 2006 Princess Grace Statue, a Lucille Lortel Playwright's Fellowship and the Benjamin H. Danks Award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters. PEN recently honored him with the PEN/Laura Pels International Foundation for Theater Award.
Location: Street: The Drama Book Shop, Inc Additional: 250 W. 40th St. City: New York, Province: New York Postal Code: 10018-1511 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)