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cover of Walk in Darkness (Original screenplay for the 1963 play)

Walk in Darkness (Original screenplay for the 1963 play)

by William Hairston (playwright); Hans Habe (author); Sidney Walters (director); Clarence Williams III, Glenn Kezer, Barbara Schneider, Richard Ward (starring)

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Published
1963
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$300.00

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New York: Stella Holt-Roscius Productions, 1963. Draft script for the 1963 play. Laid in is a playbill for the show. With a single notation in holograph pencil to the title page. Based on the 1948 novel of the same title by Hans Habe. To escape the injustices of Harlem, a black man enlists in the United States… Read more
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$300.00
cover of Death of a Salesman (Original playbill for the 1949 Broadway production)

Death of a Salesman (Original playbill for the 1949 Broadway production)

by Arthur Miller (playwright); Elia Kazan (director); Lee J. Cobb, Mildred Dunnock, Arthur Kennedy (starring)

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Published
1949
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$225.00

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New York: Morosco Theatre, 1949. Vintage playbill for the 1949 Broadway production. The play premiered on February 10, 1949 at the Morosco Theatre, closing on November 18, 1950 after 742 performances. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award for Best Play, a classic American drama and basis for a number of film and television versions featuring,… Read more
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$225.00
cover of The Crucible (Original playbill for the Broadway premiere of the 1953 production)

The Crucible (Original playbill for the Broadway premiere of the 1953 production)

by Arthur Miller (playwright); Jed Harris (director); E.G. Marshall, Beatrice Straight, Madeleine Sherwood (starring)

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Published
1953
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$125.00

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New York: Martin Beck Theatre, 1953. Vintage playbill for the 1953 Broadway production. The play ran for 197 performances at the Martin Beck Theatre, from January 22, 1953 to July 11, 1953. Although the premiere staging won the 1953 Tony Award for Best Play, Miller and many contemporary critics considered the production too cold and stylized. A… Read more
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cover of National Lampoon "That's Not Funny, That's Sick!" (Original program for the 1978 music and comedy road show)

National Lampoon "That's Not Funny, That's Sick!" (Original program for the 1978 music and comedy road show)

by Jerry Adler (director); Chris Guest, Tony Hendra, Sean Kelly, Doug Kenney, David Axelrod, et al. (script, lyrics, and music); Roger Bumpass, Sarah Durkee, Lorraine Lazarus, Andrew Moses (starring)

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1978
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$225.00

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New York: Headliners Talent Agency, 1978. Vintage program for the 1978 National Lampoon music and comedy roadshow. Six page, gate fold program, with show credits on verso of first leaf and recto of second, recto and verso of third leaf is a two page add for their forthcoming film "Animal House" (the verso being a full color photo of… Read more
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cover of Journey's End (Original advertising flyer for the 1929 play)

Journey's End (Original advertising flyer for the 1929 play)

by James Whale (director, set design); Gilbert Miller (producer); Maurice Browne (producer); R.C. Sherriff (playwright); Colin Keith-Johnston, Leon Quartermaine Osborne (starring)

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Published
1929
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$625.00

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New York: Henry Miller's Theatre, 1929. Original flyer for the 1929 play "Journey's End," which premiered at Henry Miller's Theatre on Broadway on March 22, 1929 and closed on May 17, 1930, for a total of 485 performances. The first US production of the play after its smash hit at at the Apollo Theatre in London, which… Read more
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cover of Papa: A Play Based on the Legendary Lives of Ernest Hemingway (Original Playbill for the One-Man, Off-Broadway Play)

Papa: A Play Based on the Legendary Lives of Ernest Hemingway (Original Playbill for the One-Man, Off-Broadway Play)

by [Hemingway, Ernest] John de Groot (playwright); Philip M. Church (director); Kent Barton (illustrations); William Hindman (starring)

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Published
1987
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$75.00

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Miami Beach, FL: The Colony Theater, 1987. Original playbill for playwright John de Groot's 1987 one-man play, "Papa," based on the writings of Ernest Hemingway. The play premiered at the Colony Theater in 1987 in Southern Florida, and starred William Hindman, a veteran Miami-based actor, as Hemingway. Set in the 1950s in Hemingway's home in… Read more
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cover of Can-Can (Original souvenir play program)

Can-Can (Original souvenir play program)

by Abe Burrows (director); Cole Porter (composer); Michael Kidd (choreographer); Rita Dimitri, John Tyers, George S. Irving, Ronnie Cunningham (starring)

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Published
1955
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$35.00

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New York: Shubert Theatre, 1955. Original souvenir play program for the 1953 musical "Can-Can" composed by Cole Porter. This program likely from the mid-1950s touring company production of the play, starring Rita Dimitri, John Tyers, and Ronnie Cunningham. A self righteous judge threatens to shut down a Can-Can dance hall, but finds more trouble than he expected… Read more
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