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The Neil Simon Collection: Barefoot in the Park; Biloxi Blues; Brighton Beach Memoirs; Broadway Bound; California Suite; Chapter Two; Lost in Yonkers; The Odd Couple; Plaza Suite; The Prisoner of Second

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Ten essential plays by Neil Simon, one of the world's most celebrated, translated, and widely performed playwrights.Barefoot in the 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, Judy Simmons and Eric Stoltz.The 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 hilarious 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 Williams.The Prisoner of Second AvenueFast-moving dialog with nonstop Simon quips and jokes performed extremely well by two fine actors: who could ask for more? Performed by: Annie Abbott, Lorin Dreyfuss, Richard Dreyfuss, Betty Garrett, Sharon Madden and Marsha Mason.California SuiteA four part comedy confection as only Neil Simon can write it! Four couples separately inhabit the same Beverly Hills hotel suite, bringing along their problems, anxieties, and comical marital dilemmas. Performed by: Dennis Boutsikaris, Bruce Davison, Marsha Mason and Amy Pietz.Chapter TwoComedy and pathos mingle brilliantly in Neil Simon's portrait of a widowed novelist who fears he'll never love again. Performed by: David Dukes, Sharon Gless, Gates McFadden and Grant Shaud.Brighton Beach MemoirsIn Neil Simon's first installment of his darkly funny semiautobiographical Eugene Trilogy, we meet his family in 1930's Brooklyn. Performed by: Max Casella, Peter Michael Goetz, Valerie Harper, Alexana Lambros, Anna Sophie Loewenberg, JonathanSilverman and Joyce Van Patten.Biloxi BluesThe second hilarious installment of Neil Simon's autobiographical trilogy follows a naïve Eugene Jerome through boot camp. Performed by: Justine Bateman, Rob Benedict, Joshua Biton, John Cabrera, Matthew Patrick Davis, Steve Rankin, Josh Radnor, Russell Soder and Darby StanchfieldBroadway BoundIn the final installment of Neil Simon's trilogy, Eugene and his brother Stanley pair up to break into the world of comedy writing. Performed by: Caroline Aaron, Dan Castellaneta, Kyle Colerider-Krugh, James Gleason, Alan Mandell, Jonathan Silverman, JoBeth Williams and Scott Wolf.Lost in YonkersSet in Yonkers, New York in 1942, two boys, aged 13 and 16, must spend one year with their austere and demanding grandmother. Performed by: Barbara Bain, Gia Carides, Dan Castellaneta, Ben Diskin, Arye Gross, Roxanne Hart and Kenneth Schmidt.
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Ten outstanding Neil Simon plays in one fabulous collection: Barefoot in the Park; Biloxi Blues; Brighton Beach Memoirs; Broadway Bound; California Suite; Chapter Two; Lost in Yonkers; The Odd Couple; Plaza Suite; The Prisoner of Second Avenue. Ten full-cast performances featuring: Dan Castellaneta, Scott Wolf, Jonathan Silverman, JoBeth Williams, Justine Bateman, Josh Radnor, Max Casella, Valerie Harper and many more.

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