Look Homeward, Angel

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An overbearing mother forces her husband and children to help her run a North Carolina boardinghouse, nearly crushing the dream of her youngest son to go to college and be a writer, in Ketti Frings' Pulitzer Prize-winning adaptation of Thomas Wolfe's novel.
  • Playwright: Ketti Frings
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Awards

New York Drama Critics' Circle
1958 Best American Play Winner
Outer Critics Circle
1958 Outstanding Play Winner
Pulitzer Prize
1958 Pulitzer Prize for Drama Winner
Tony Award
1958 Actor in a Play Nominee
1958 Actor in a Play Nominee
1958 Actress in a Play Nominee
1958 Costume Design (Play or Musical) Nominee
1958 Direction (pre-1960) Nominee
1958 Play Nominee
1958 Scenic Design (Play or Musical) Nominee