Paul Rudnick

Personal Information
Paul Rudnick's plays have been produced both on and off Broadway and around the world. They include Valhalla, The Most Fabulous Story Ever Told, The Naked Eye, Mr. Charles, Currently Of Palm Beach, I Hate Hamlet and Jeffrey, for which he won an OBIE, an Outer Critics Circle Award and the John Gassner Playwrighting Award. His novels are Social Disease and I'll Take It, both published by Knopf. His articles and essays have appeared in The New Yorker, Esquire, Vogue, Vanity Fair and The New York Times. He is rumored to be quite close to Premiere magazine's film critic, Libby Gelman-Waxner, whose collected columns have been published under the title If You Ask Me. His screenplays include Addams Family Values, the screen adaptation of Jeffrey and In & Out.

Production Theatre Opened Credit
1 Standing On Ceremony: The Gay Marriage Plays Minetta Lane Theatre 11/13/2011 Author
2 The New Century Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater 04/14/2008 Playwright
3 Regrets Only New York City Center/ Stage I 11/19/2006 Playwright
4 Valhalla New York Theatre Workshop 02/05/2004 Playwright
5 Rude Entertainment Greenwich House 09/20/2001 Playwright
6 The Most Fabulous Story Ever Told New York Theatre Workshop 12/01/1998 Playwright
7 The Naked Truth WPA Theatre 05/26/1994 Playwright
8 Jeffrey WPA Theatre 01/20/1993 Playwright
9 Poor Little Lambs Parish Hall at the Church of Heavenly Rest 03/14/1982 Playwright
Award Production Function
1 NOMINATED 2004 Lucille Lortel Award, Outstanding Play Valhalla Playwright
2 WON 1993 Obie Award, Playwriting Jeffrey Playwright
3 WON 1993 Outer Critics Circle Award, John Gassner Award Jeffrey Playwright
4 WON 1982 Outer Critics Circle Award, Outstanding Book of a Musical Poor Little Lambs Playwright