2012 Pulitzers for drama, criticism
DRAMA: Water by the Spoonful by Quiara Alegría Hudes.
Finalists: Other Desert Cities by Jon Robin Baitz and Sons of the Prophet by Stephen Karam.
CRITICISM: Wesley Morris (Boston Globe, film). Finalists: Philip Kennicott (Washington Post, cultural criticism) and Tobi Tobias (ArtsJournal.com, dance).
Read Hudes’ and Morris’ citations here.
NOTE that it is now 34 years since a theater critic has won the criticism award, although four have been finalists. See some details, posted here last year.