Graduate, The

Graduate, The

by Terry Johnson
     
 

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Adapted for the stage by Terry Johnson

Based on the novel by Charles Webb and the screenplay by Calder Willingham and Buck Henry

Comedy

Characters: 6 male, 5 female

Unit set.

A hit in the West End and a popular show on Broadway starring Kathleen Turner, The Graduate brings the inspired movie hit of the Sixties vividly to life on

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Adapted for the stage by Terry Johnson

Based on the novel by Charles Webb and the screenplay by Calder Willingham and Buck Henry

Comedy

Characters: 6 male, 5 female

Unit set.

A hit in the West End and a popular show on Broadway starring Kathleen Turner, The Graduate brings the inspired movie hit of the Sixties vividly to life on stage.

Benjamin Braddock, recent college graduate and prodigal son, returns home and promptly becomes embroiled in an affair with the wife of his father's business partner, one Mrs. Robinson, but soon finds himself falling in love with her daughter, Elaine.

"After a long and successful run in the West End, The Graduate is now on Broadway and IT'S A HIT!"- Variety

"This bittersweet comedy is rich, full and funny. Enjoy!"- NY1

"Fun to watch.... Definitely gives off starlight." -N.Y. Times

"Good stuff.... The audience goes wild."-FOX5 TV

"Delightful."-USA Today

"Here's to you, Mrs. Robinson!... Breaking all box office records!"-Newark Star Ledger

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780573628573
Publisher:
Samuel French, Incorporated
Publication date:
12/08/2010
Pages:
96
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.20(d)

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Meet the Author

Terry Johnson is the author and director of many plays, including Dead Funny, Hysteria, and Hitchcock Blonde. His plays have been performed all over Europe and the United States, and have won him many awards.

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