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Edward Albee

Edward Albee was born on March 12, 1928 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA as Edward Franklin Albee III. He is a writer and actor, known for A Delicate Balance (1973), The Ballad of the Sad Cafe (1991) and Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966). See full bio »
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 1999 Performance by Edward Albee (Video documentary short)
 1997 Tre långa kvinnor (TV Movie) (play)
 1995 Cui i-e frica de Virginia Woolf? (TV Movie) (play)
 1989 I dyrehagen (TV Movie) (play)
 1980 Zoo story (TV Movie) (play)
 1979 Alles im Garten (TV Movie) (play)
 1979 Au théâtre ce soir (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Tout dans le jardin (1979) ... (play)
 1976 Great Performances (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- All Over (1976) ... (play)
 1974 A História do Jardim Zoológico (TV Movie) (play)
 1973 A Delicate Balance (play)
 1973 Wie is er bang voor Virginia Woolf? (TV Movie) (play)
 1970 New York Television Theatre (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- The Sandbox (1970) ... (play)
 1968 Zoo Story (TV Movie)
 1966 Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (play - uncredited)
 1966 Den amerikanske drøm (TV Movie)
  ITV Play of the Week (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode, 1965) (play "The Death of Bessie Smith" - 1 episode, 1965)
- The American Dream (1965) ... (writer)
- The Death of Bessie Smith (1965) ... (play "The Death of Bessie Smith")
 1965 Eläintarhatarina (TV Movie) (play "The Zoo Story")
 1964 Zoo Story (TV Movie)
 1963 Die Zoogeschichte (TV Movie) (novel)
 1962 Bessie Smiths død (TV Movie) (based on play)
 1962 Der amerikanische Traum (TV Movie)
 1961 Playwright at Work (TV Mini-Series) (play excerpt - 1 episode)
- Edward Albee (1961) ... (play excerpt)
 1961 ITV Television Playhouse (TV Series) (play "Zoo Story" - 1 episode)
- The Zoo Story (1961) ... (play "Zoo Story")
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His play, "Three Tall Women," was performed at Fox Theatricals in Chicago, Illinois, with Nan Martin in the cast. M. Leavitt and J. Frankel were producers. See more »

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1 Biographical Movie | 2 Print Biographies | 4 Interviews | 11 Articles | See more »

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Personal Quote:

American critics are like American universities. They both have dull and half-dead faculties. See more »


In 2014, his first one-act play "The Zoo Story" was staged in Athens, Greece, by the Theatre of People with Disabilities, the only professional Greek theatre composed mainly by actors and actresses with physical disabilities as well as by Thespians with no disabilities, such as Michalis Tamboukas who played Jerry. The park bench (where Peter meets Jerry) was theatrically 'transcribed' in the ... See more »

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