By Craig Wright
Craig Wright was Emmy nominated for Six Feet Under, served as writer/producer for Lost and Brothers & Sisters, and created the ABC series Dirty, Sexy, Money.
Sarasota, FL - Asolo Repertory Theatre
presents Lady by Craig Wright
, the award winning playwrightknow for his
thought evoking scripts both on stage and screen.
With a reputation for provocative, relevant work, award-winning playwright/screenwriter Craig Wright is best known in the theater community for his award-winning plays The Pavilion, Recent Tragic Events, Orange Flower Water, Grace, Melissa Arctic, Main Street, Molly's Delicious, and numerous others.
The Pavilion was nominated for a Pulitzer Prize
and the American Theatre Critics' Association's
Best New Play Award; Recent Tragic Events won an ATCA Best New Play Citation Award; and Melissa Arctic won the Helen Hayes Award for Outstanding New Play.
television writing credits include the HBO series Six Feet Under, which received an Emmy nomination.
He has also written and produced the popular television shows Brothers and Sisters, Lost, and is the creator of ABC's Dirty, Sexy, Money.
Wright's political drama Lady takes place during a hunting trip between three lifelong friends.
The trip turns takes on a tragic turn when one of the friends, a U.S.
Congressman reveals that he
is changing his
political party and his
stance on the war in Iraq.
During the course of the play, his
friend's trusty hunting dog "Lady" gets lost in the forest, the three struggle with conflicting feelings of loyalty and disagreement, and each man's ulterior motives surface as their walk in the woods becomes a life changing event.