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Simon, Neil.

Broadway Bound : a new comedy playscript and program

May 1986


Descriptive Summary

Identification: MSS 099, F813


Creator: Simon, Neil.


Title: Broadway Bound : a new comedy playscript and program


Inclusive Dates: May 1986


Extent: 2 items


Abstract: Playscript and program of Broadway Bound by Neil Simon.


Language: Materials entirely in English.



Citation

MSS 099, F813, Neil Simon, Broadway Bound : a new comedy playscript and program, Special Collections, University of Delaware Library, Newark, Delaware.

Shelving Summary

Shelved in SPEC MSS 099

Location

Special Collections Department, University of Delaware Library / Newark, Delaware 19717-5267 / Phone: 302-831-2229 / Fax: 302-831-6003 / URL: http://www.lib.udel.edu/ud/spec/

Source

Purchase, 2007.

Processing

Processed and encoded by Anita Wellner, December 2007.


The collection is open for research.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

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Biographical Note

Award winning American playwright Neil Simon was born July 4, 1927, in the Bronx, New York.

Sources:

"Neil Simon." Contemporary Authors Online (reproduced in Biography Resource Center). http://galenet.galegroup.com/servlet/BioRC (accessed December 2007).


Scope and Content Note

This is the third draft of the playscript for the 1986 premiere production of Tony and Pulitzer nominated comedy, Broadway Bound, written by Neil Simon and directed by Gene Saks. The show opened in New York at the Broadhurst Theatre on December 4, 1986. The mimeograph typescript is enclosed in paper covers stamped Studio Duplicating Service, Inc., 44th Street, New York. It is accompanied by a program for the production.


Selected Search Terms

Topical Terms
American drama--History--20th century--Sources.
Form/Genre Terms
Scripts (documents)
Occupation
Playwrights.

Related Materials in this Repository

This item forms part of MSS 099 Miscellaneous Literary and Historical Manuscripts.

MSS 485, Richard Hoffman Neil Simon Collection, Special Collections, University of Delaware Library, Newark, Delaware.


Detailed Contents List

Neil Simon's Broadway Bound : a new comedy playscript, May 1986   [Box 54 F813]

1 item (120 pp.)

Broadway Bound program, 1986   [Box 54 F813]

1 item (16 pp.)

Emaneuel Azenberg presents Linda Lavin, Jonathan Silverman in Neil Simon's Broadway Bound ... directed by Gene Saks. New York: Johnray Publishing.