What does it take to write, create or star in a Broadway play? Hard work, talent, luck—all backed up by a good education. You have to supply the first three yourself, but PlaybillEDU™ can help you find the fourth. Here is a rundown on where the principals of the Broadway drama Outside Mullingar pursued their college studies. Visit PlaybillEDU.com to learn how you can follow in their footsteps. Individual school listings on the site are linked below.
John Patrick Shanley (Playwright): New York University
Doug Hughes (Direction): Harvard University
John Lee Beatty (Scenic Design): Brown University and Yale University
Catherine Zuber (Costume Design) Yale University
Mark McCullough (Lighting Design): University of North Carolina—School of the Arts and Yale University
Fitz Patton (Original Music and Sound Design) Vassar College, Bard College and Yale University.