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Shem Bitterman

Shem Studied acting at New York's High School of Performing Arts and Juilliard and got an MFA in playwriting from The University of Iowa. Sensitive Skin is his 19th produced play. Notable others include The Job at Circus Theatricals which won the LA Times Critic's Circle Award for Best New Play, transferred to off-Broadway, and was published by ... See full bio »

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Halloween 5
Halloween 5 Writer
The Job
The Job Writer
Tinseltown Writer
Whitney Writer


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 2015 Whitney (TV Movie) (written by)
 2013 Betty and Coretta (TV Movie)
 2009/I The Job (play "The Job") / (screenplay)
 2009 Play Dead (Video) (written by)
 2006 Lenexa, 1 Mile (written by)
 2004 Open House (Video) (play) / (screenplay)
 2004 Off the Lip (screenplay) / (story)
 1997 Tinseltown (play "Self Storage") / (screenplay)
 1992 Peephole (writer)
 1989 Halloween 5 (written by)
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 2009/I The Job (producer)
 2009 Play Dead (Video) (producer)
 2006 Lenexa, 1 Mile (producer)
 2004 Open House (Video) (producer)
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 2009/I The Job
 2004 Open House (Video)
 1992 Peephole
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 2009 Play Dead (Video)
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 2008 Living Hell (TV Movie) (thanks)

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(August 18 to 23, 1997) His play, "The Price," was performed in a Summer Shorts (A Bill of Ten-Minute plays) Apprentice/Intern Company production at the Actors Theatre of Louisville in Louisville, Kentucky with the 1997 Summer Acting Apprentice Company in the cast. Sandra Grand was director. See more »

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Graduated from the University of Iowa in 1984. See more »

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