The great American playwright, screenwriter and author, NEIL SIMON, died this week. He wrote more than 30 plays and nearly the same number of movie screenplays, mostly adaptations of his plays. He received more combined Oscar and Tony nominations than any other writer. ~~~ To remember his great comic talent this week’s PLAY READING GROUP will read his monster hit from the 1960’s – play then film (with Walter Matthau & Jack Lemmon) then TV series: THE ODD COUPLE ~~~ Later Neil Simon wrote a Female Version of the play – So everyone at Play Reading Group on Friday will decide which version to read – Male? Or Female? ~~~FRIDAY 5pm CORNERSTONE ~~~ Everyone Welcome – to read or listen – and there’s FREE PIZZA & POP ~~~

Posted by amanley@coloradocollege.edu for the August 30, 2018 digest.

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