Mamet, David

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David Mamet, playwright.

From the description of [Romance] : typescript, 2005. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 79468075

From the description of Glengarry Glen Ross : typescript, 1983, July. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122517665

From the description of Oleanna : typescript, 1993, 19 February. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122517814

From the description of No one will be immune : typescript. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122579705

From the description of The old neighborhood three plays: typescript 1997 Apr.26. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122465509

First presented on WNUR radio in Chicago, Ill., on Mar. 4, 1985. It was, however, written as a stage play.

From the description of Cross patch / by David Mamet, 1984. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 740500560

Born in Chicago in 1947, Mamet is an American playwright, poet, novelist, screenwriter, and director. He began his writing career during his studies at Goddard College in Vermont, and has been a prolific author, publishing more than fifty works since 1977. He has written screenplays for over two dozen films, including Wag the Dog, The Edge, Hoffa, and the movie adaptation of his Pulitzer Prize winning play Glengarry Glen Ross. He also is the director of House of Games, The Spanish Prisoner, The Winslow Boy, and State and Main.

From the guide to the Mamet mss., 1985-1986, (Lilly Library (Indiana University, Bloomington))

David Mamet, born November 30, 1947 in Chicago, is an American playwright, screenwriter, director, actor, producer and author. First gaining national recognition in 1977 for American Buffalo, Mamet is a prolific writer for both stage and screen known for his stylized use of dialog and rhythmic language. Mamet has received numerous honors including an Obie for Distinguished Playwriting (1976), the Pulitzer Prize for Drama for Glengarry Glen Ross (1984), and multiple Tony and Academy Award nominations.

From the description of David Mamet papers, 1985-1988. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 697956593

From the guide to the David Mamet papers, 1985-1988., (Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University)

David Mamet, screenwriter.

From the description of Wag the dog: screenplay, 1997, December 1996-January 1997. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122430679

From the description of State and Main : screenplay, 1999. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 79468054

From the description of Heist: typescript, 2000. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 144652009

From the description of Hoffa : screenplay, 1990 February. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122534616

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creatorOf Tarragon Theatre Archives (University of Guelph). The Cherry Orchard: A Comedy In Four Acts /by Anton Chekhov ; adapted by David Mamet ; translated by John Murrell ; directed by Derek Goldby, 1991 - Performance File. University of Guelph
creatorOf Grand Theatre Collection (University of Guelph). Glengarry Glen Ross / by David Mamet ; directed by John Cooper, 1990 - performance file. University of Guelph
creatorOf Frankenheimer, John, 1930-2002. Ronin [Multimédia multisupport] / John Frankenheimer, réal. ; J. D. Zeik, aut. adapté ; J. D. Zeik, Richard Weisz, scénario ; Elia Cmiral, comp. ; Robert de Niro, Jean Reno, Natascha McElhone... [et al.], act. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
creatorOf Tarragon Theatre Archives (University of Guelph). The Woods / by David Mamet ; directed by Cecil O'Neal, April 10, 1980 - performance file. University of Guelph
creatorOf Mamet, David. The untouchables : [screenplay] / by David Mamet. Broken Bow Public Library
referencedIn New York Shakespeare Festival Records. Series IV: Production Materials, 1958-1992 The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.
referencedIn Ira Berkow, papers, undated, 1960-2011 American Jewish Historical Society
creatorOf Howard, Elizabeth Jane. Papers of Elizabeth Jane Howard, 1933-2009. Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens
creatorOf Canadian Stage Theatre Archives (University of Guelph). Glengarry Glen Ross / by David Mamet ; directed by Bill Glassco, 1986 - production photos. University of Guelph
creatorOf Magic Theatre (San Francisco, CA). Magic Theatre scripts, 1966-2007. UC Berkeley Libraries
creatorOf Mamet, David. Hoffa : a screenplay / by David Mamet. Broken Bow Public Library
creatorOf Grand Theatre Collection (University of Guelph). Oleanna / by David Mamet ; directed by Martha Henry, 1995 - reviews and articles. University of Guelph
creatorOf Toronto Free Theatre Archives. Glengarry Glen Ross / by David Mamet ; directed by Bill Glassco, 1986 - performance file. University of Guelph
creatorOf Mamet, David. Glengarry Glen Ross : typescript, 1983, July. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf CentreStage Theatre Archives. Life in the Theatre / by David Mamet ; directed by Kurt Reis, 1979 - performance file. University of Guelph
creatorOf CentreStage Theatre Archives. A Life in the Theatre / by David Mamet - reviews and articles, 1978. University of Guelph
creatorOf Mamet, David. Heist: typescript, 2000. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Canadian Stage Theatre Archives (University of Guelph). Glengarry Glen Ross / by David Mamet ; directed by Bill Glassco, 1986 - reviews and articles. University of Guelph
creatorOf Mamet, David. Heist : screenplay / by David Mamet. University of Michigan
referencedIn Crouse, Lindsay. Lindsay Crouse papers, 1967-1987. Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Canadian Stage Theatre Archives (University of Guelph). Oleanna / by David Mamet ; directed by Jim Guedo, 1994 - production photos. University of Guelph
creatorOf Priestley, J.B. (John Boynton) 1894-. Dangerous corner : typescript, 1996, January 4. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Mamet, David. David Mamet papers, 1985-1988. Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Grand Theatre Collection (University of Guelph). Glengarry Glen Ross / by David Mamet ; directed by John Cooper, 1990 - reviews and articles. University of Guelph
creatorOf Tarragon Theatre Archives (University of Guelph). Woods / by D. Mamet, April 1980 - house program. University of Guelph
referencedIn New Yorker records, ca.1924-1984 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn American Repertory Theatre (Cambridge, Mass.). Prompt books and related materials, 1961-2006. Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University.
creatorOf Mamet, David. Bookworm : a screenplay / by David Mamet. University of Missouri-Kansas City, Miller Nichols Library; Health Sciences Library; Dental Library
creatorOf Mamet, David, 1947-.... American Buffalo [Multimédia multisupport] / David Mamet, réal., scénario ; Thomas Newman, comp. ; Dustin Hoffman, Dennis Franz, Sean Nelson... [et al.], act. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
creatorOf David Mamet papers, 1985-1988. Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University.
creatorOf Grand Theatre Collection (University of Guelph). Oleanna / by David Mamet ; directed by Martha Henry, 1995 - performance file. University of Guelph
creatorOf CentreStage Theatre Archives (University of Guelph). A Life in The Theatre / by David Mamet ; directed by Kurt Reis, 1979 - house program. University of Guelph
creatorOf CentreStage Theatre Archives. A Life in the Theatre / by David Mamet ; costume designes by Robert Doyle, 1979. University of Guelph
creatorOf Mamet, David, 1947-.... American Buffalo [Multimédia multisupport] / David Mamet, réal., scénario ; Thomas Newman, comp. ; Dustin Hoffman, Dennis Franz, Sean Nelson... [et al.], act. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
creatorOf Grand Theatre Collection (University of Guelph). Oleanna / by David Mamet ; directed by Martha Henry, 1995 - house program. University of Guelph
creatorOf Mamet, David. The old neighborhood three plays: typescript 1997 Apr.26. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Mamet, David. Speed-the-plow : a play / by David Mamet, 2008. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Grand Theatre Collection (University of Guelph). Glengarry Glen Ross / by David Mamet ; directed by John Cooper, 1990 - house program. University of Guelph
creatorOf CentreStage Theatre Archives. A Life in the Theatre / by David Mamet ; technical drawings by Murray Laufer, 1979. University of Guelph
referencedIn Lucille Lortel papers, 1902-2000 The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.
creatorOf Mamet mss., 1985-1986 Lilly Library (Indiana University, Bloomington)
creatorOf Mamet, David. Cross patch / by David Mamet, 1984. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Toronto Free Theatre Archives (University of Guelph). Glengarry Glen Ross / by David Mamet ; directed by Bill Glassco, 1986 - house program. University of Guelph
referencedIn Chedworth, John Howe, Baron, 1754-1804,. Autograph letter signed from Baron Chedworth to Miss Elizabeth Edmead [manuscript], 18th or 19th century Tuesday. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Mamet, David. Wag the dog: screenplay, 1997, December 1996-January 1997. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Mamet, David. A waitress in Yellowstone or Always tell the truth : a play / by David Mamet, 1984. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Miscellaneous screen, stage, and radio scripts, ca. 1859-2007. Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University.
creatorOf Mamet, David. The postman always rings twice : [screenplay] / by David Mamet ; from the novel by James M. Cain. Broken Bow Public Library
creatorOf Mamet, David. November / by David Mamet, 2008. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Mamet, David. State and Main : screenplay, 1999. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf CentreStage Theatre Archives. A Life in the Theatre / by David Mamet ; directed by Kurt Reis, Mar.30 - Apr.29, 1979 - produced reading script. University of Guelph
creatorOf Toronto Free Theatre Archives. Glengarry Glen Ross / by David Mamet ; directed by Bill Glassco, 1986 - Production photos. University of Guelph
creatorOf Frankenheimer, John, 1930-2002. Ronin [Multimédia multisupport] / John Frankenheimer, réal. ; J. D. Zeik, aut. adapté ; J. D. Zeik, Richard Weisz, scénario ; Elia Cmiral, comp. ; Robert de Niro, Jean Reno, Natascha McElhone... [et al.], act. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
creatorOf Mamet, David. Oleanna : a play / by David Mamet, 2009. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Mamet, David. No one will be immune : typescript. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Mamet, David. A lawyer in hell / by David Mamet, 1993. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Canadian Stage Theatre Archives (University of Guelph). Speed-the-Plow / by David Mamet ; directed by Neil Munro, 1990 - house program. University of Guelph
creatorOf Grand Theatre Collection (University of Guelph). Oleanna / by David Mamet ; directed by Martha Henry, 1995 - Poster. University of Guelph
creatorOf Mamet, David. Hoffa : screenplay, 1990 February. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Canadian Stage Theatre Archives (University of Guelph). Oleanna / by David Mamet ; directed by Jim Guedo, 1994 - house program. University of Guelph
creatorOf Canadian Stage Theatre Archives (University of Guelph). Speed-The-Plow / by David Mamet ; directed by Neil Munro, 1990 - production photos. University of Guelph
creatorOf Tarragon Theatre Archives (University of Guelph). The Woods / by David Mamet ; directed by Cecil O'Neil, 1980 - reviews and articles. University of Guelph
creatorOf Levinson, Barry, 1942-.... Des hommes d'influence [Multimédia multisupport] : la comédie du pouvoir / Barry Levinson, réal ; d'après "American hero" de Larry Beinhart ; Hilary Henkin et David Mamet,scénario ; Mark Knopfler, comp. ; Dustin Hoffman, Robet de Niro, Anne Heche... [et al.], act. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
creatorOf Mamet, David. Glengarry Glen Ross / by David Mamet, 2005. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Phoenix Archives. American Buffalo / by David Mamet - reviews and articles, 1978. University of Guelph
creatorOf Tarragon Theatre Archives (University of Guelph). The Cryptogram / by David Mamet ; directed by Josephine Le Grice, 1996 - House Program. University of Guelph
creatorOf Mamet, David. The postman always rings twice : typescript, [1979]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Mamet, David. Oleanna : typescript, 1993, 19 February. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Canadian Stage Theatre Archives (University of Guelph). Oleanna / by David Mamet ; directed by Jim Guedo, 1994 - reviews and articles. University of Guelph
creatorOf Toronto Free Theatre Archives. Edmon / by David Mamet - unproduced reading script. University of Guelph
creatorOf Tarragon Theatre Archives (University of Guelph). The Cryptogram / by David Mamet ; directed by Josephine Le Grice, set and costume design, Julie Fox, lighting by Glenn Davidson, 1996 - technical drawings. University of Guelph
creatorOf Tarragon Theatre Archives (University of Guelph). The Cherry Orchard / by Anton Chekhov, adapted by David Mamet ; directed by Derek Goldby, 1991 - Reviews and Articles. University of Guelph
creatorOf Canadian Stage Theatre Archives (University of Guelph). Speed-The-Plow / by David Mamet ; directed by Neil Munro, 1990 - reviews and articles. University of Guelph
creatorOf Levinson, Barry, 1942-.... Des hommes d'influence [Multimédia multisupport] : la comédie du pouvoir / Barry Levinson, réal ; d'après "American hero" de Larry Beinhart ; Hilary Henkin et David Mamet,scénario ; Mark Knopfler, comp. ; Dustin Hoffman, Robet de Niro, Anne Heche... [et al.], act. Bibliothèque nationale de France, BnF
creatorOf Grand Theatre Collection (University of Guelph). Glengarry Glen Ross / by David Mamet ; directed by John Cooper, 1990 - poster. University of Guelph
creatorOf Mamet, David. [Romance] : typescript, 2005. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn New York Shakespeare Festival records. Series VI: Development Office, 1954-1989 The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.
referencedIn Gregory Mosher Papers, 1938-2002, [Bulk Dates: 1967-2002] Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library,
creatorOf Mamet, David. The untouchables : a screenplay / David Mamet. Wichita Public Library
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Presidents--Drama
College teachers--Drama
Jealousy--Drama
Sexual harassment in universities and colleges--Drama
Mafia--Drama
Political satire
American authors--Drama
Women college students--Drama
Motion picture producers and directors--Drama
Presidential candidates--Drama
Businessmen--Drama
Sexual harassment--Drama
Survival--Drama
Real estate agents--Drama
Man-woman relationships--Drama
Organized crime--Drama
Motion picture industry--Drama
Political campaigns--Drama
Motion picture plays
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