Customer Service available Mon - Fri 9am to 6pm EST

Act One: An Autobiography

Act One: An Autobiography

Moss Hart

ISBN: 9781250050892

One of the most celebrated theater books of the century and a memorial to a bygone age--filled with the wonder of Broadway during the Depression and the years before World War II.

More Information Below:

Description | Author

This item is not in stock, but you aren't out of luck!

Let us know if you need it! We'll notify you once it is available.

Before adding items to your notifications list, please create an account or log-in.


The Dramatic Story that Capitvated a Generation.  With this new edition, the classic best-selling autobiography by the late playwright Moss Hart returns to print in the thirtieth anniversary of its original publication. Issued in tandem with "Kitty," the revealing autobiography of his wife, Kitty Carlisle Hart, " Act One," is a landmark memoir that incluenced a generation of theatergoers, dramatists, and general book readers everywhere. The book eloquently chronicles Moss Hart's impoverished childhood in the Bronx and Brooklyn and his long, determined struggle to his first theatreical Broadway success, "Once in a Lifetime." One of the most celebrated American theater books of the twentieth centure and a glorious memorial to a bygone age, "Act One" if filled with all the wonder, drama, and heartbreak that surrounded Broadway in the 1920s and the years before World War II.

Now Playing