Kopit, Arthur

 (1937–) American playwright.

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  • KOPIT, ARTHUR — (1937– ), U.S. playwright. Arthur Lee Koenig (his mother, Maxine, was divorced when Arthur was young and married George Kopit, a jewelry salesman) was born in New York City but grew up in an affluent Long Island suburb.   He became excited by… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Kopit, Arthur — ▪ American playwright in full  Arthur Lee Kopit   born May 10, 1937, New York, N.Y., U.S.       American playwright best known for Oh Dad, Poor Dad, Mama s Hung You in the Closet and I m Feelin So Sad (1960). Subtitled “a pseudoclassical… …   Universalium

  • Arthur L. Kopit — Arthur Lee Kopit (born May 10, 1937, New York City) is an American playwright. He is a three time Tony Award nominee: Best Play, Indians , 1970; Best Play, Wings , 1979; and Best Book of a Musical, for Nine , 1982. He won the Vernon Rice Award in …   Wikipedia

  • Kopit — /kop it/, n. Arthur, born 1937, U.S. playwright. * * * …   Universalium

  • Kopit — Kọpit,   Arthur Lee, amerikanischer Dramatiker, * New York 10. 5. 1937; schreibt das amerikanische Alltagsleben parodistisch verarbeitende Dramen im tragikomischen Stil des französischen absurden Theaters, in die er psychoanalytische… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Kopit — /kop it/, n. Arthur, born 1937, U.S. playwright …   Useful english dictionary

  • Chamber Music (play) — Chamber Music Written by Arthur Kopit Genre One act play • Theatre of the Absurd Setting An insane asylum in 1938 Chamber Music is a 1962 one act play by absurdist playwrigh …   Wikipedia

  • Phantom (musical) — Infobox Musical name= Phantom subtitle= caption= Logo music= Maury Yeston lyrics= Maury Yeston book= Arthur Kopit basis= Gaston Leroux s novel The Phantom of the Opera productions= 1991 Houston 1991 Seattle 1991 San Bernardino Independent… …   Wikipedia

  • Nine (musical) — Nine Original Playbill Music Maury Yeston Lyrics Maury Yeston Book Arthur Kopit …   Wikipedia

  • Dallas Theater Center — The Dallas Theater Center is a major regional theater in Dallas, Texas (United States). It produces classic, contemporary and new plays. The theater was based in the Kalita Humphreys Theater, a building designed by famous American architect Frank …   Wikipedia

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