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Merton of the Movies - Full Length Play, Comedy

Merton of the Movies

Marc Connelly, George S. Kaufman

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Full Length Play, Comedy

7m, 4f

ISBN: 9780573612305

By George S. Kaufman and Marc Connelly
Dramatized from the novel by Harry Leon Wilson
"The most amusing show of the season." - Heywood Brown

"A delight in every way." - The New York Times

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One of the most popular modern American plays, this is a stirring story of American youth, an interesting commentary on motion pictures, and an intensely human study of character. Stage directions, diagrams and special directions for simplifying the settings are included.
"The most amusing show of the season." - Heywood Brown

"A delight in every way." - The New York Times



7m, 4f


Room for Extras


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George S.  Kaufman

George S. Kaufman

George S. Kaufman was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. After a brief career as a ribbon salesman, he contributed to the satirical newspaper column of Franklin P. Adams (“F.P.A.”) in the New York Evening Mail; on Adams’ recommendation, he was given a column of his own in the Washington Times in 1912. While serving as a drama critic for The New York Times, he had his first success as a ... view full profile

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Bryan Schlotfelt 6/3/2016 1:08 PM
What was once a parody, easily recognized by an audience, is now more of a history lesson. Well written and a variety of casting requirements which allows for the novice actor a chance for a role.
Also, it can be staged simply or ornately and still work.

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