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Bruce Norris

Dramatist + Writer
Male
Born May 16, 1960

Bruce Norris is an American actor and playwright associated with the Steppenwolf Theatre Company of Chicago. On April 18, 2011 Norris was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Drama for his play Clybourne Park. The Prize committee citation described the play as "a powerful work whose memorable characters speak in witty and perceptive ways to America's sometimes toxic struggle with race and class consciousness.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1960 Birth Born in 1960.

TWENTIES

1982 22 Years Old After graduating from Northwestern University in 1982 with a degree in theatre, Norris set out to become an actor. … Read More

FORTIES

2009 49 Years Old In 2009, Norris was awarded the Steinberg Playwright Award.

FIFTIES

2011 51 Years Old …  On April 18, 2011, Norris was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Drama for his play Clybourne Park (2010). … Read More
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