Playwright Stephen Adly Guirgis

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May 12-19 Podcast

An interview with playwright Stephen Adly Guirgis, author of "The Little Flower of East Orange" and "The Last Days of Judas Iscariot." Listen to this episode
Stephen Adly Guirgis, author of "Our Lady of 121st Street" and "The Last Days of Judas Iscariot," talks about his new play, "The Little Flower of East Orange," which is playing at the Public Theater in Manhattan through Sunday May 4. In an interview recorded at his home in the Upper West Side of Manhattan, Guirgis discusses his Catholic upbringing, moments of grace in his life and the writers who have inspired him. Listen to this episode

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