Pulitzer Laureate Katori Hall: “I see the theater as a church. It is a sanctuary ‘| Theater

On mid-June afternoon, playwright Katori Hall glanced at her phone. A text message had arrived from a former agent. “OMG”, we read. Hall was confused. Then her current agent phoned her, telling her that she had just won the Pulitzer Prize in theater this year. “And I was like ‘Whaaat ?!’,” Hall recalls. “I started …