Her play, "Miss Firecracker Contest," was performed at the Greenwich Theatre in Greenwich, London, England with Sandra Dickinson, Gayle Hunnicutt, and Bryan Murray in the cast.
Did You Know?
Compared to being a playwright, when you're on the set you're really not meant to talk to people or give any advice. In theater you have more of a relationship with the director. You can say things to the actor. If the movie gets made, there's something so beautiful about it being seen all over the world. [With Crimes of the Heart
(1986)] you made a lot more money. That was to my liking.
Won the 1981 Pulitzer Prize for Drama for the play "Crimes of the Heart".
Stories set in the South