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Arthur Kopit to Present Program at Historic Asolo Theater

Arthur Kopit
(courtesy of Hermitage Artist Retreat)
Conversations with Arthur Kopit, featuring the Pulitzer Prize finalist and Tony Award nominated playwright, will be held at the Historic Asolo Theater on February 2 at 7:30 pm, as part of the Hermitage Series at the Historic Asolo.

Kopit is a two-time finalist for the Pulitzer Prize for his playsIndians and Wings. In 1970, Indians was nominated for the Tony for best play, as was Wings in 1979. In 1982, Nine was nominated for Best Book of a Musical.

Nine returned to Broadway in 2003 and won two Tony Awards. In 2009 Rob Marshall directed the film based on Kopit's script.