Water by the Spoonful (Paperback)
The 2012 recipient of the Pulitzer Prize for Drama.
About the Author
Quiara Alegría Hudes is the author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning Water by the Spoonful, the Tony Award-winning musical In the Heights and the Pulitzer Prize finalist Elliot, A Soldier’s Fugue. Her other works include Barrio Grrrl!, a children’s musical; 26 Miles; Yemaya’s Belly and The Happiest Song Plays Last, the third piece in her acclaimed trilogy.
Praise for Water by the Spoonful…
Hudes brilliantly taps into both the family ties that bind as well as the alternative cyber universe
Her dialogue is bright, her characters, compelling
It’s only when cyber meets the real world that anger gives way to forgiveness and resistance becomes redemption; the heart of the play opens up and the waters flow freely.” Variety
Hudes combines a lyrical ear with a sophisticated sense of structure...
A confident and arresting voice.” New York Times
A very funny, warm and, yes, uplifting play with characters that are vivid, vital and who stay with you long after the play is over.” — Hartford Courant