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The merchant of Yonkers.

The merchant of Yonkers.

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Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsKloten, Edgar L., Wilder, Thornton, 1897-1975., Blackfriars Guild. Washington Chapter., Richard L. Coe Theater Programs Collection (Library of Congress)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN2093 .C64 1995 no. M141
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (theater program).
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23941426M
LC Control Number2009658222

" The Merchant of Yonkers," by Thornton Wilder, whose "Our Town" won this year's Pulitzer Prize, arrives tonight at the Guild Theatre. Staged by Max Reinhardt and . In Thornton Wilder turned the Nestroy play into The Merchant of Yonkers and 17 years after that he rewrote it as The Matchmaker. Both Wilder plays had Broadway runs. Another forerunner of Hello, Dolly! was the musical, A Trip to Chinatown. Story" and what do you do for a living, Mrs. Levi?".

Media in category "The Merchant of Yonkers" This category contains only the following : Thornton Wilder. In , Max Reinhardt directed a Broadway production of The Merchant of Yonkers, which Wilder had adapted from Austrian playwright Johann Nestroy's Einen Jux will er sich machen (). It was a failure, closing after 39 performances. His play The Skin of Our Teeth opened in New York on Novem , featuring Fredric March and Tallulah Bankhead. Born: Thornton Niven Wilder, Ap .

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Premiering on Broadway in December and running for 39 performances, The Merchant of Yonkers is the first of The merchant of Yonkers.

book plays Thornton Wilder wrote based on the one-act A Day Well Spent by John Oxenford and a play by Johann Nestroy. The second of Wilder's plays, The Matchmaker, would go on to inspire the musical Hello, Dolly!/5. The Merchant of Yonkers Hardcover – by Thornton Wilder (Author) out of 5 stars 2 ratings5/5(2).

The Merchant of Yonkers [Thornton Wilder] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.5/5(2). Get this from a library. The merchant of Yonkers. [William H Callahan; Thornton Wilder; George Washington University Players.; Lisner Auditorium (Organization: Washington, D.C.); Richard L.

Coe Theater Programs Collection (Library of Congress);] -- The George Washington University presents Thornton Wilder's "The Merchant of Yonkers," in conjunction with the University.

Washington Chapter Blackfriars' Guild presents "The Merchant of Yonkers," by Thornton Wilder, directed by Edgar L.

Kloten, settings designed and executed under the supervision of. Wilder’s Merchant of Yonkers premiered in Boston and New York inthe same year his play, Our Town, won the Pulitzer Prize.

“Perhaps Wilder’s most popular work,” The Merchant of Yonkers was “his adaptation of one of Nestroy’s farces (Einen Jux will er sich machen, based on A Day Well Spent by John Oxenford).

Genre/Form: Drama Comedies: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Wilder, Thornton, Merchant of Yonkers. New York: Harper & Bros., The Merchant of Yonkers Jan Susanna, Don't You Cry Air and Variations Closing date unknown.

Clean Beds May IBDB (Internet Broadway Database) archive is the official database for Broadway theatre information. IBDB provides records of productions from the beginnings. Comey Remembers Yonkers in New Book. May 6, Facebook. Twitter. foirmer FBI Director and Yonkers native James Comey.

By Dan Murphy. Former FBI Director James Comey is a native of Yonkers, and most of his large Irish family grew up in the City and his grandfather was Chief of Police during the ’s.

The Merchant of Yonkers is a play by Thornton Wilder. John Oxenford 's one-act farce A Day Well Spent had been extended into a full-length play entitled Einen Jux will er sich machen (He Will Go on a Spree or He'll Have Himself a Good Time) by Austrian playwright Johann Nestroy in Farce / Casting: 9m, 7f / Interior Scenery.

A certain old merchant of Yonkers is so rich in that he decides to take a wife. He employs a matchmaker a woman who subsequently becomes involved with two of his menial clerks, assorted young and lovely ladies, and the headwaiter at an expensive restaurant where this swift farce runs headlong into a hilarious complications/5.

Title: The Merchant of Yonkers Publisher: Harper & Brothers Publication Date: Binding: Hardcover Book Condition: Very Good Dust Jacket Condition Book Edition: Second Edition.

Available copies: The Merchant Of Yonkers By Wilder, Thornton. Showing best matches | Show all copies. New York and London: Harper & Brothers, First Edition. Hardcover. A tight, crisp copy in a close to Fine dustwrapper with gentle.

Farce / Casting: 9m, 7f / Interior SceneryA certain old merchant of Yonkers is so rich in that he decides to take a wife.

He employs a matchmaker a woman who subsequently becomes involved with two of his menial clerks, assorted young and lovely ladies, and the headwaiter at an expensive restaurant where this swift farce runs headlong into a hilarious complications.5/5(1).

Decem - “The Merchant of Yonkers”. The same year Thornton Wilder won the Pulitzer Prize for Drama for his masterpiece “Our Town” he rolled out his next play, one that would be a critical failure, but prove an enduring inspiration.

The Garrick although amateur is extremely well regarded and we rely on the hard work and generosity of our volunteers.

Many of our patrons believe that our ticket prices are too low considering our large overheads, the quality of our productions and the overall high standard of the theatrical experience that we provide. The Merchant of Yonkers. Setting: Vandergelder's house in Yonkers.

Mrs. Molloy's hat store, New York. The Harmonia Gardens restaurant on the Battery. Miss Van Huysen's house. Play Farce. ABOUT THIS SHOW Written by. Originally conceived as "The Merchant of Yonkers," Thorton Wilder wrote it with one actress in mind to play the role of Dolly -- his lifelong friend, Ruth Gordon.

A version of this article appears. The Merchant of Yonkers. New York: Harper & Brothers, First Edition. Fine in a very good or slightly better dust jacket.

Presentation copy, inscribed by Wilder in ; “D.T. from T.W. Greetings + best wishes. The show features lyrics and music by Jerry Herman and a book by Michael Stewart, based on Thornton Wilder's farce The Merchant of Yonkers, which Wilder revised and retitled The Matchmaker in.

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Connect with us: 25 Upcoming events at Yonkers - Yonkers, NY. Month February March April. Day Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday.Wilder earned a third Pulitzer for his play The Skin of Our Teeth, and his hit play The Matchmaker, a reworking of his earlier script The Merchant of Yonkers, was adapted as the musical Hello, Dolly.About the Book.

From celebrated Pulitzer Prize-winning writer Thornton Wilder, three of the greatest plays in American literature together in one volume. This omnibus edition brings together Wilder's three best-known plays: Our Town, The Skin of Our Teeth, and The Matchmaker [The Merchant of Yonkers].Cited by: 6.