Terrence McNally– How Did the Playwright Die?

Terrence McNally died at age 81, impressive. Check out the death cause, death date, and more facts about the circumstances surrounding playwright Terrence McNally's death.

Biography - A Short Wiki

American playwright who won the Tony Award and a Rockefeller Grant, and wrote 1994’s Love! Valour! Compassion! and 1997’s Corpus Cristi.

He worked for the magazine Columbia College Today and graduated in 1960.

He became the center of controversy with Corpus Cristi, a play retelling the story of Jesus Christ with he and all his disciples as homosexuals.

How did Terrence McNally die?

Information about the death of Terrence McNally
Cause of deathN/A
Age of death81 years
BirthdayNovember 3, 1938
Death dateMarch 24, 2020
Place of deathSarasota, Florida, United States
Place of burialN/A


"I may think I have inalienable rights to be alive and happy, but I don't - life is a blessing."

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"I've had wonderful collaborators. They're very different, just as actors are. Working on a show with Nathan Lane is different from working on a show with Chita Rivera. It keeps you on your toes because it's different every time."

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"I'm of the school 'Write what you know.' You can educate yourself, but the best writing usually comes from the heart."

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"Young people have got to start their own theaters, really. All good theater is a kind of mom-and-pop operation. Start your own theater."

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"I like to surprise myself. I've always been attracted to projects where I don't know how they're going to turn out."

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