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The Cool World (Original playbill for the 1960 play)

by Rossen, Robert (director, playwright); Warren Miller (playwright, novelist); Billy Dee Williams, James Earl Jones, Raymond St. Jacques, Calvin Lockhart, Hilda Simms (starring)

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1960
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$325.00

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New York: Playbill, 1960. Original "Playbill Magazine" playbill for the 1960 Broadway debut of the play "The Cool World," dated February 22, 1960 and noted as Volume 4 No. 9. "The Cool World" opened first in Philadelphia, then premiered on Broadway at the Eugene O'Neill Theatre on February 22, 1960 and closed on February 23, for a total of… Read more
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Papa: A Play Based on the Legendary Lives of Ernest Hemingway (Original Playbill for the One-Man, Off-Broadway Play)

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

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1987
Item Price
$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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Can-Can (Original souvenir play program)

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

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1955
Item Price
$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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