Snacks

by  Leonard Gershe

Full Length Play, Comedy  /  3m, 1f

"A truly funny and thoroughly engaging comedy." - Westport News

"So filled with human insight and mostly spontaneous humor that it handily wins its audience." - Fairpress

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Set in a small deli on Manhattan's lower East side, Snacks tells the story of a love affair between the street wise young Italian deli owner and a Wasp higher education major at Columbia grad school. Will Marco and Betty reconcile their different backgrounds and find happiness in each other's arms? Will Marco ignore his older brother's prophecy that their love is doomed? Will Betty listen to her former boyfriend, who believes that she is being childish in her infatuation with Marco? Will True Love prevail at the final curtain? By the author of Butterflies Are Free.
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"A truly funny and thoroughly engaging comedy." - Westport News

"So filled with human insight and mostly spontaneous humor that it handily wins its audience." - Fairpress

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Leonard Gershe

Born in New York City, Leonard Gershe made his Broadway debut as a lyricist for the 1950 revue Alive and Kicking. He wrote the book for Harold Rome's musical stage adaptation of Destry Rides Again in 1959, and in 1969 a play, Butterflies are Free. Later Gershe wrote another p ...

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