Crossing Delancey

by  Susan Sandler

Full Length Play, Comedy  /  2m, 3f

"An amusing romance that tells its unpretentious story believably, rarely trying to make its gag lines, of which there are many, upstage its narration or outshine its heart." - The New York Times

"A warm and loving addition to the grow…

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Crossing Delancey

by  Susan Sandler

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    2m, 3f

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Isabel is a modern young woman who lives alone and works in a book shop. When she is not pining after a handsome author, she is visiting her grandmother (Bubbe) in Manhattan's Lower East Side. This irascible granny and her friend the matchmaker have found a "good catch" for Isabel, whose initial reluctance gives way to a blossoming romance when she finally meets Sam, the pickle vendor as the end of the play offers a new beginning.

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"An amusing romance that tells its unpretentious story believably, rarely trying to make its gag lines, of which there are many, upstage its narration or outshine its heart." - The New York Times

"A warm and loving addition to the growing body of Jewish dramatic work in this country." - Jewish Post and Opinion

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Susan Sandler

Susan Sandler is a playwright, screenwriter, teacher, and mentor. Her screenplays include the Golden Goble nominated “Crossing Delancey” and “Friends At Last” as well as projects for Sony Pictures Entertainment, Twentieth Century Fox, Disney, TNT, Columbia Pictures, Jersey Films and Interscope. Her work for the stag ...

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