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Tony-Award Winning Playwright Mark Medoff Dies At Age 79

2 monthes ago   |   By NPR

Medoff is best known for Children of a Lesser God , a play about a young deaf woman's romance with her speech teacher.
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‘Children of a Lesser God' writer Mark Medoff dies at 79

‘Children of a Lesser God' writer Mark Medoff dies at 79

2 monthes ago   |   By National Post

Mark Medoff, a provocative playwright whose “Children of a Lesser God” won Tony and Olivier awards and whose screen adaptation of his play earned an Oscar nomination, has died in Las Cruces, New Mexico. He was 79.
Medoff died Tuesday in a hospice surrounded by family, according to his daughter, Jessica Bunchman. He reportedly had been battling cancer.
Medoff wrote 30 plays and wrote, produced or directed 19 movies. He found his greatest success with “Children of a Lesser God,” the tale of a troubled love affair between a speech teacher and a deaf woman who struggle to overcome the...
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‘Children of a Lesser God' writer Mark Medoff dies at 79

2 monthes ago   |   By Miami Herald

Mark Medoff, a provocative playwright whose "Children of a Lesser God" won Tony and Olivier awards and whose screen adaptation of his play earned an Oscar nomination, has died in...
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