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Full-Length Play, Comedy  /  2f, 4m

Finalist! 1987 Pulitzer Prize in Drama

"Contains some of the author's most accomplished writing." - The New York Times

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    Cast Size
    2f, 4m
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Accolades
  • Finalist! 1987 Pulitzer Prize in Drama
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Summary
Part three of Neil Simon's acclaimed autobiographical trilogy finds Eugene and his older brother Stanley trying to break into the world of show business as professional comedy writers while coping with their parents break-up and eventual divorce. When their material is broadcast on the radio for the first time, the family is upset to hear a thinly-veiled portrait of themselves played for laughs.
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"Contains some of the author's most accomplished writing." - The New York Times

"A lovely play; warm, perceptive and gently humorous." - Newsday

"Expectedly funny and unexpectedly moving." - New York Daily News

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Neil Simon

American playwright and screenwriter Neil Simon (1927-218) is widely regarded as one of the most successful, prolific and performed playwrights in theatre history. In addition to Lost In Yonkers, which won a Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize, his plays and musicals include Come B ...

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