Neil Simon ð 2 ReadI especially enjoyed Brighton Beach Memoirs "Biloxi Blues and Broadway Bound Neil Simon Is Has A Simon is has a ability to portray the emotional "Blues and Broadway Bound Neil Simon is has a canny ability to portray the emotional of his characters in a way that I found myself identifying personally with each of the characters These plays contain that hint of naturalism that you see in other Jewish theatre and TV productions eg Everybody Loves Raymond Seinfeld that really works on a deep emotional level and which brings with it a pathos that is identifiable as well as a comedy that is simple but works amazingly wellI listened to the Audible version which is well produced and surprisingly cheap for the value Brilliant and funny All together. Ten essential plays by Neil Simon one of the world's most celebrated translated
AND WIDELY PERFORMED PLAYWRIGHTS BAREFOOT INwidely performed playwrights Barefoot in ParkNewlyweds move into a new apartment with no furniture the wrong paint leakingskylight and wacky neighbors A classic comedy Performed by Norman Aronovic Laura Linney J Fred Shiffman Jud. Makes one a little depressed about long term relationships and fidelity but truly awesome and very enjoyable to listen to I ve always loved Neil Simon s stories It was great
To Hear Them As Radiohear them as radio and with amazing casts too I think my favorite is Lost in Yonkers and my favorite of his characters is Aunt Bella Loved the Jerome trilogy hated the I can *t finish the last play Prisoner of the 2nd Avenue since there are too much screaming but plays are *finish the last play Prisoner of the 2nd Avenue since there are too much screaming but other plays are wonderful I like Epstein of Biloxi Blues and Felix of The Odd Couple a lot Epstein would be a wonderful person if one doesn t find him in an army barrack Felix is a wonderful husb. Y Simmons and Eric StoltzThe Odd CoupleTwo legendarily mismatched roommates bring down the house in this classic comedy by America's most successful playwright Performed by Dan Castellaneta Stanley DeSantis Steven Hack Jamie Hanes Nathan Lane David Paymer Linda Purl and Yeardley SmithPlaza SuiteNeil Simon's hilariou. ,
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TOLERATE HIS FLAWS I CAN SEE SIMILARITY BETWEENhis flaws I can see the similarity Simon and Woody Allen especially in those conversations Somehow I can imagine Brighten Beach Memoir being molded into a Woody Allen play if we replace the family s problems with something contempo Wow Ten fabulous plays with parts by recognizable actors Simon is the master of dialogue and his plays never disappoint I enjoyed each of them with their varied settings characters and problems A bonus is that Neil Simon is also interviewed about his writing Priceless Ingeniosos giles y fluidos pero no van m s all de ser comedias de costumbres Si usted uiera verdadera garra l ase a Mame. S comedy follows three brief encounters in the same suite at the famed Plaza Hotel in New York City Performed by Edward Asner Michelle Costa Richard Dreyfuss Hector Elizondo Amy Irving Marsha Mason Alfred Molina Kerry Shale Joe Spano and JoBeth WilliamsThe Prisoner of Second AvenueFast moving dialog with nonstop Sim.