Gender
Male
Born
Apr 17, 1897
Madison, Wisconsin, USA
Died
Dec 07, 1975
Hamden, Connecticut, USA
Performer Writer Source Material
Hello, Dolly! (Apr 20, 2017 - Aug 25, 2018)
  • Based on the play 'The Matchmaker' by Thornton Wilder
MusicalComedyRevival
Our Town (Dec 04, 2002 - Jan 26, 2003)
  • Written by Thornton Wilder
PlayDramaRevival
Hello, Dolly! (Oct 19, 1995 - Jan 28, 1996)
  • Based on the play "The Matchmaker" by Thornton Wilder
MusicalComedyRevival
Wilder, Wilder, Wilder (Apr 21, 1993 - May 16, 1993)
  • The Happy Journey to Trenton and Camden
  • Written by Thornton Wilder
PlayOne ActOriginal
  • The Long Christmas Dinner
  • Written by Thornton Wilder
PlayOne ActOriginal
  • Pullman Car Hiawatha
  • Written by Thornton Wilder
PlayOne ActOriginal
Our Town (Dec 04, 1988 - Apr 02, 1989)
  • Written by Thornton Wilder
PlayDramaRevival
Hello, Dolly! (Mar 05, 1978 - Jul 09, 1978)
  • Based on the original play by Thornton Wilder
MusicalComedyRevival
Hello, Dolly! (Nov 06, 1975 - Dec 28, 1975)
  • Based on the play "The Matchmaker" by Thornton Wilder
MusicalComedyRevival
The Skin of Our Teeth (Sep 09, 1975 - Sep 13, 1975)
  • Written by Thornton Wilder
PlayComedyRevival
Our Town (Nov 27, 1969 - Dec 27, 1969)
  • Written by Thornton Wilder
PlayDramaRevival
Hello, Dolly! (Jan 16, 1964 - Dec 27, 1970)
  • Suggested by "The Matchmaker" by Thornton Wilder
MusicalComedyOriginal
The Matchmaker (Dec 05, 1955 - Feb 02, 1957)
  • Written by Thornton Wilder
PlayComedyOriginal
The Skin of Our Teeth (Aug 17, 1955 - Sep 03, 1955)
  • Written by Thornton Wilder
PlayComedyRevival
  • Written by Thornton Wilder
PlayOne ActOriginal
Our Town (Jan 10, 1944 - Jan 29, 1944)
  • Book by Thornton Wilder
PlayDramaRevival
The Skin of Our Teeth (Nov 18, 1942 - Sep 25, 1943)
  • Written by Thornton Wilder
PlayComedyOriginal
The Merchant of Yonkers (Dec 28, 1938 - Jan 1939)
  • Written by Thornton Wilder
PlayFarceOriginal
Our Town (Feb 04, 1938 - Nov 19, 1938)
  • Written by Thornton Wilder
  • Performer: Thornton Wilder
    • Stage Manager - Replacement (Sep 15, 1938 - Sep 28, 1938)
PlayDramaOriginal
A Doll's House (Dec 27, 1937 - Apr 30, 1938)
  • Acting version by Thornton Wilder
PlayDramaRevival
Lucrece (Dec 20, 1932 - Jan 1933)
  • Translated by Thornton Wilder
PlayOriginal
The Trumpet Shall Sound (Dec 10, 1926 - Jan 1927)
  • Written by Thornton Wilder
PlayOriginal
Hello, Dolly! (Sep 25, 2018 - Present)
  • Based on the play 'The Matchmaker' by Thornton Wilder
MusicalComedyRevival
Hello, Dolly! (Oct 05, 2013 - Apr 05, 2014)
  • Based on the play "The Matchmaker" by Thornton Wilder
MusicalComedyRevival
Hello, Dolly! (Jul 12, 1994 - Feb 23, 1997)
  • Based on the play 'The Matchmaker' by Thornton Wilder
MusicalComedyRevival
Hello, Dolly! (Apr 12, 1983 - Sep 04, 1983)
  • Based on the play "The Merchant of Yonkers" by Thornton Wilder
MusicalComedyRevival
Hello, Dolly! (Jun 23, 1977 - Dec 31, 1978)
  • Based on the original play by Thornton Wilder
MusicalComedyRevival

Pulitzer Prize

for Drama

1943 | Winner  | The Skin of Our Teeth
Written by Thornton Wilder

for Drama

1938 | Winner  | Our Town
Written by Thornton Wilder

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