Below are frequently-mispronounced playwright names. If you have a question about a playwright’s name that is not on this list, send an e:mail, we’ll find out how to pronounce it, and add it to the list.
|Tom Donaghy||DONagee (hard G)|
|John Guare||GWARE (Rhymes with “Bear”)|
|Stephen Adly Guirgis||GEARgis (both G’s are hard)|
|David Mamet||Rhymes with “Dammit”|
|Phyllis Nagy||NAHJ with a French ‘J’ as in “je”|
|Ralph Pape||Rhymes with “Cape”|
|David Rabe||Rhymes with “Babe”|