2 edition of Pitching to the star and other short plays found in the catalog.
Pitching to the star and other short plays
|Statement||by Donald Margulies.|
|LC Classifications||PS3563.A653 P57 1993|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||95 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||95|
|LC Control Number||93227047|
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An early collection of short plays by Margulies, well known for his "Sight Unseen" and "Dinner With Friends." The title one-act, "Pitching to the Star," is from and feels dated - although it pre-dates "Barton Fink," which shares a lot of the same New-York-playwright-screwed-over 3/5(1).
Get this from a library. Pitching to the star and other short plays. [Donald Margulies] -- When Peter finally gets a good break for his Hollywood script, he finds himself Pitching to the Star of the pilot show.
Promised control over something he's worked long and hard on, he finds his. An early collection of short plays by Margulies, well known for his "Sight Unseen" and "Dinner With Friends." The title one-act, "Pitching to the Star," is from and feels dated - although it pre-dates "Barton Fink," which shares a lot of the same New-York-playwright-screwed-over 3/5.
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