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Product Description: A lavishly illustrated celebration of the fifty-year history of the most influential theatrical organization in America, the O’Neill Theater Center "At the O'Neill, we were all engaged with full-hearted passion in sometimes the silliest of exercises, and all in service of finding that wiggly, elusive creature, a new play...read more

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9780300195576 | Yale Univ Pr, May 27, 2014, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: A lavishly illustrated celebration of the fifty-year history of the most influential theatrical organization in America, the O’Neill Theater Center "At the O'Neill, we were all engaged with full-hearted passion in sometimes the silliest of exercises, and all in service of finding that wiggly, elusive creature, a new play.

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Product Description: Benny Silverman, a retired, successful actor, seems to have surmounted the bitter time in his life when Leo Greshen, a good friend and colleague named him in front of the House Committee on Un-American Activities. Bennys flourishing career was nearly destroyed, and his comeback was slow and painful...read more

Paperback:

9780822216445 | Revised edition (Dramatist''s Play Service, June 1, 1997), cover price $7.50 | About this edition: Benny Silverman, a retired, successful actor, seems to have surmounted the bitter time in his life when Leo Greshen, a good friend and colleague named him in front of the House Committee on Un-American Activities.
9780822212003 | Dramatist''s Play Service, October 1, 1986, cover price $9.00

CD/Spoken Word:

9781580816540 | L A Theatre Works, November 25, 2009, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Benny Silverman, a retired, successful actor, seems to have surmounted the bitter time in his life when Leo Greshen, a good friend and colleague named him in front of the House Committee on Un-American Activities.

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Product Description: Spanning a quarter of a century, this collection of plays demonstrates author Jeffrey Sweet’s eye for the drama of human relationships. Sweet works with sensitivity and irony to confront both personal politics and the impact of historical change...read more

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9780810123953 | Northwestern Univ Pr, May 14, 2008, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Spanning a quarter of a century, this collection of plays demonstrates author Jeffrey Sweet’s eye for the drama of human relationships.

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Product Description: Book by Jeffrey Sweet

Paperback:

9780822219491 | Dramatist''s Play Service, December 1, 2003, cover price $9.00 | About this edition: Book by Jeffrey Sweet

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CD/Spoken Word:

9781580811156 | Unabridged edition (L A Theatre Works, September 30, 2001), cover price $29.95

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Product Description: Solving Your Script is a hardheaded approach to solving technical problems in scripts. In down-to-earth chapters, award-winning playwright and screenwriter Jeffrey Sweet introduces tools enabling writers to: write exposition using the future tense make characters vivid even before they appear find the idiosyncrasies in a character that will generate story Each chapter includes a discussion of a particular technique, followed by an assignment from Sweet's workshop and scenes written by his colleagues and students...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Paperback:

9780325000534 | Heinemann Drama, February 15, 2001, cover price $20.85 | About this edition: Solving Your Script is a hardheaded approach to solving technical problems in scripts.

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Covers plays produced in New York, awards, details of productions, prizes, people, and publications, as well as the editors' choices of the ten best plays (view table of contents)
By Otis L. Guernsey (editor), Al Hirschfeld (illustrator) and Jeffrey Sweet (editor)

Hardcover:

9780879102715 | 79 edition (Limelight Editions, December 1, 1998), cover price $47.50 | About this edition: Covers plays produced in New York, awards, details of productions, prizes, people, and publications, as well as the editors' choices of the ten best plays

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Product Description: It should be a week full of wine, wit and relaxation. However Jill s husband doesn t show up at a lakeside vacation house and instead of a holiday, the happily married Mark & Shelly are offered an intimate view of their friend s erratic behavior as she tries to cope...read more

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9780822215585 | Dramatist''s Play Service, October 1, 1997, cover price $9.00 | About this edition: It should be a week full of wine, wit and relaxation.

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Covers plays produced in New York, awards, details of productions, prizes, people, and publications, as well as the editors' choices of the ten best plays (view table of contents)
By Otis L. Guernsey, Jr (editor) and Jeffrey Sweet (editor)

Hardcover:

9780879100896 | 77th edition (Limelight Editions, December 1, 1996), cover price $47.50 | About this edition: Covers plays produced in New York, awards, details of productions, prizes, people, and publications, as well as the editors' choices of the ten best plays

By Otis L. Guernsey, Hirschfeld (illustrator) and Jeffrey Sweet (editor)

Hardcover:

9780879101831 | 75 anv edition (Limelight Editions, December 1, 1994), cover price $45.00

Hardcover:

9780879101732 | Limelight Editions, December 1, 1993, cover price $39.95

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Product Description: In The Dramatist's Toolkit, playwright and Backstage columnist Jeff Sweet offers an intensive and practical guide to being a working playwright. In this informative guide, Sweet discusses such matters as: The building blocks of playwriting How characters relate to one another The differences and similarities between musicals and plays Screenwriting vs...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Paperback:

9780435086299 | Heinemann Drama, November 1, 1993, cover price $14.98 | About this edition: In The Dramatist's Toolkit, playwright and Backstage columnist Jeff Sweet offers an intensive and practical guide to being a working playwright.

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Gathers highlights from the season's ten best plays and information on plays produced in the United States

Paperback:

9781557831071 | Applause Theatre & Cinema Books, November 1, 1992, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: Gathers highlights from the season's ten best plays and information on plays produced in the United States

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Product Description: The Applause Best Plays Yearbook was started by Burns Mantle in 1919 and has appeared every year since then, becoming the standard reference book for American Theater. This volume features synopses and excerpts for the ten best plays of the 1990-1991 season, including: The American Plan * Falsettoland * The Good Times Are Killing Me * Lost in Yonkers * Miss Saigon * Our Country's Good * Shadowlands * Six Degrees of Separation * The Substance of Fire * The Sum of Us...read more

Hardcover:

9781557831064 | Applause Theatre & Cinema Books, September 1, 1992, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: The Applause Best Plays Yearbook was started by Burns Mantle in 1919 and has appeared every year since then, becoming the standard reference book for American Theater.

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Covers plays produced in New York, awards, details of productions, prizes, people, and publications, as well as the editors' choices of the ten best plays

Paperback:

9781557830579 | Applause Theatre & Cinema Books, November 1, 1989, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Covers plays produced in New York, awards, details of productions, prizes, people, and publications, as well as the editors' choices of the ten best plays

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Product Description: Vintage book

Hardcover:

9780396090779 | Bookthrift Co, May 1, 1989, cover price $6.98 | also contains The Military's Business: Designing Military Power for the Future | About this edition: Vintage book

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Covers plays produced in New York, awards, information on productions, prizes, people, and publications, and the editors' choices of the ten best plays, presented with script excerpts

Hardcover:

9781557830401 | Applause Theatre & Cinema Books, May 1, 1989, cover price $35.95 | About this edition: Covers plays produced in New York, awards, information on productions, prizes, people, and publications, and the editors' choices of the ten best plays, presented with script excerpts

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A brief description of the history and goals of two improvizational comedy groups, the Compass and Second City, accompanies interviews with past members from Mike Nichols to Gilda Radner (view table of contents)

Paperback:

9780879100735 | Limelight Editions, May 1, 1987, cover price $22.50 | About this edition: A brief description of the history and goals of two improvizational comedy groups, the Compass and Second City, accompanies interviews with past members from Mike Nichols to Gilda Radner

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Covers plays produced in New York, awards, vital statistics of productions, prizes, people, and publications, as well as the editors' choices of the ten best plays, represented with excerpts from scripts

Hardcover:

9780396088165 | Dodd Mead, April 1, 1987, cover price $6.98 | About this edition: Covers plays produced in New York, awards, vital statistics of productions, prizes, people, and publications, as well as the editors' choices of the ten best plays, represented with excerpts from scripts

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Paperback:

9780822209454 | Dramatist''s Play Service, October 1, 1985, cover price $9.00

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Product Description: Ties by Jeffrey Sweet. Comedy. 6M, 2W Set on a college campus the central questions are to the working out of the questions of love and friendship. Dealt with warmth, wit, and sensitivity of what the main characters must do to realize their fullest potential.

Paperback:

9780822211495 | Dramatist''s Play Service, October 1, 1982, cover price $9.00 | About this edition: Ties by Jeffrey Sweet.

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Paperback:

9780822209737 | Dramatist''s Play Service, October 1, 1982, cover price $7.00

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Product Description: Book by Jeffrey Sweet

Paperback:

9780822210856 | Dramatist''s Play Service, October 1, 1981, cover price $7.00 | About this edition: Book by Jeffrey Sweet

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