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Moises Kaufman

Moisés Kaufman is a Tony and Emmy-nominated director and award-winning playwright. He is also the Co-founder and Artistic Director of Tectonic Theater Project.

Mr. Kaufman’s plays Gross Indecency: The Three Trials of Oscar Wilde and The Laramie Project (which he co-wrote with the members of Tectonic Theater) have been among the most performed plays in America over the last decade.

He is also the author of the Tony Nominated play 33 VariationsOne Arm (his adaptation of the Tennessee Williams screenplay of the same name); and the short play London Mosquitoes

He has directed numerous plays on Broadway including The Heiress starring Jessica Chastain; 33 Variations starring Jane Fonda; the Pulitzer-nominated play Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad...

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Gross Indecency
Written by Moises Kaufman
Vintage | Trade Paperback | January 1998
$14.00/16.00(Canada) | 978-0-375-70232-7 (0-375-70232-6)

Winner of the Lambda Literary Award

In this stunning work of theater, Moises Kaufman turns the trials of Oscar Wilde into a riveting human and intellectual drama. 

In April 1895 Oscar Wilde brought a libel suit against the Marquess of Queensberry, the father of his youthful lover, who had publicly maligned him as... Read more

The Laramie Project and The Laramie Project: Ten Years Later
Written by Moises Kaufman, Tectonic Theater Project, Leigh Fondakowski, Greg Pierotti and Andy Paris
Vintage | Trade Paperback | June 2014
$15.00/18.00(Canada) | 978-0-8041-7039-0 (0-8041-7039-8)

The Laramie Project, one of the most-performed theater pieces in America, has become a modern classic. In this expanded edition, it is joined by an essential and moving sequel to the original play.

On October 7, 1998, a young gay man was discovered bound to a fence outside Laramie, Wyoming, savagely beaten...

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Moment Work
Written by Moises Kaufman and Barbara Pitts McAdams
Vintage | Trade Paperback | April 2018
$18.00/24.00(Canada) | 978-1-101-97177-2 (1-101-97177-0)

A detailed guide to the collaborative method developed by the acclaimed creators of The Laramie Project and Gross Indecency--destined to become a classic. A Vintage Original.

By Moisés Kaufman and Barbara Pitts McAdams with Leigh Fondakowski, Andy Paris, Greg Pierotti, Kelli Simpkins, Jimmy Maize, and Scott Barrow. For more than two decades... Read more