American playwright who earned the Tony Award and a Rockefeller Offer, and wrote 1994’s Love! Valour! Compassion! and 1997’s Corpus Cristi. He proved helpful for the mag Columbia University Today and graduated in 1960. He became the guts of controversy with Corpus Cristi, a play retelling the storyplot of Jesus Christ with he and everything his disciples as homosexuals. He previously a romantic relationship with fellow playwright Edward Albee. His Off-Broadway play Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune was converted to a film starring Al Pacino.