Won 1 Oscar.
Another 2 wins & 4 nominations.
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His play, "Amadeus," was performed at the Wilton's Theatre in London, England with Matthew Kelly, Jonathan Broadbent, and Jess Murphy in the cast. John Doyle was director.
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Sir Peter Shaffer
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I think the live experience in the theatre is very important when you can see shocks and murmurs going through the house. It has a communal nature. A great play or a great production is a revelation, this is the function of all art, it doesn't have to be solemn - it's a moment, a leap of excitement inside oneself, which can be attached to a moral insight or a laugh, and it comes bolting out like ...
He was awarded the CBE (Commander of the Order of the British Empire) in the 1987 Queen's Birthday Honours List for his services to drama.