"O'Brien, here, has written us a new play."
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"He's, like, 'To be or not to be,' and I'm, like, 'Get a life.' "
Hamlet: An Early Draft
"Just when you're about to lose faith in humanity, you see Shakespeare in the Park."
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Waiting For Godot And The Cable Guy
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"Don't remind him it's Father's Day."
A writer working on a typewriter is wearing a shirt with William Shakespeare's face on it.
"It's supposed to be a comedy, so I've had Steve, here, red-flag the funny parts."
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"Great money scenes!"
Waiting for Waldot
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Death of a Suntan
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Waiting For The G Train
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"Do you see us as a movie or a play?"
"Aeschylus is good, I suppose, but I go to the theatre to relax."
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"If Neil Simon's going to keep writing them, we're going to keep seeing them."
LATE NIGHT WITH DAVID MAMET
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THE EVEN COUPLE
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"It's nice of you to say so, Ben, but somehow the idea of 'Shakespeare in the Park' doesn't really appeal to me."
"Yes, but can you explore the thematic significance of the witches in Macbeth?"
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"Better than Chekhov"
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