Paula Vogel

Paula  Vogel

Paula Vogel's play How I Learned to Drive won the Pulitzer Prize for Drama in 1998, as well as the Lortel Prize, the Drama Desk, the Outer Critics Circle, and the New York Drama Critics Awards for Best Play. It also earned Vogel her second Obie Award. The Baltimore Waltz, Desdemona, And Baby Makes Seven, The Long Christmas Journey Home, A Civil War Christmas, and Don Juan Returns Home from Iraq are among the other productions. She's also had a long and illustrious career as a teacher and adviser to aspiring playwrights, first at Brown University and now at Yale School of Drama.