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THEA 246 - Scene Design: Sarah Ruhl

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Biographical Sketch

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Sarah Ruhl (Milkweed Editions)

Originally from Illinois, Ruhl was twice a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize and once a recipient of a MacArthur Grant. In her plays which include "Eurydice", "In the Next Room (or The Vibrator Play)", and "Demeter in the City" she is interested in telling stories that engage the audience's imagination by balancing lightness and heaviness as well as the ordinary and the surreal. She currently on the faculty of the Yale School of Drama. (Adapted from the playwright's website and an interview in the New Yorker)