Two for the Seesaw

Two for the Seesaw William GibsonComedyCharacters male femaleInterior SetThis is the long run Broadway hit that gained stardom for Anne Bancroft in the role of girl from the Bronx whose love for a lonesome lawyer b

  • Title: Two for the Seesaw
  • Author: WilliamGibson
  • ISBN: 9780573617072
  • Page: 296
  • Format: Paperback
  • William GibsonComedyCharacters 1 male, 1 femaleInterior SetThis is the long run Broadway hit that gained stardom for Anne Bancroft in the role of girl from the Bronx whose love for a lonesome lawyer brings a few months of happiness into their lives The lawyer is married to a beautiful, well to do girl in the midwest whose family sets the pace in local society and intendsWilliam GibsonComedyCharacters 1 male, 1 femaleInterior SetThis is the long run Broadway hit that gained stardom for Anne Bancroft in the role of girl from the Bronx whose love for a lonesome lawyer brings a few months of happiness into their lives The lawyer is married to a beautiful, well to do girl in the midwest whose family sets the pace in local society and intends to run his marriage and his career as well He has rebelled, come to New York, and taken up residence with this intriguing young woman He is lonely and in need of consolation she is one of those rare women whose only purpose seems to be making others happy Their briefly fulfilling relationship is unhappily destined to failure he is a cultured gentile with a wife and painful memories while she is a plain Jewish girl with little education and a horrible Bronx accent They share happy and humorous moments together, but they both see with sadness the utter hopelessness of the affair It s a whale of a hit, a bittersweet joy ride The New York Mirror An absorbing, affectionate, and funny delight The New York Daily News

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  • WilliamGibson

    Librarian Note There is than one author in the GoodReads database with this name See this thread for information.William Gibson was a Tony Award winning American playwright and novelist He graduated from the City College of New York in 1938.Gibson s most famous play is The Miracle Worker 1959 , the story of Helen Keller s childhood education, which won him the Tony Award for Best Play after he adapted it from his original 1957 telefilm script He adapted the work again for the 1962 film version, receiving an Academy Award nomination for Best Adapted Screenplay the same actresses who previously had won Tony Awards for their performances in the stage version, Anne Bancroft and Patty Duke, received Academy Awards for the film version as well.

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  • TWO FOR THE SEESAW. (1958). William Gibson. **. A play in three acts with only two players, both of them clinically disturbed about their lives and, unfortunately, cursed when they meet each other. Jerry Ryan (originally played by Henry Fonda) is living in New York, ostensibly to help find himself and a new life. He is separated from his wife in Nebraska and his career as a lawyer in that state where he is a member of the bar. He is not a member of the bar in New York state, so he can only do me [...]



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