(1975) His play, "The Philanthropist", was performed at the Goodman Theatre in Chicago, Illinois with Swoosie Kurtz
and Brian Murray
in the cast. Peter Wexler
was the scenic designer.
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The first screening was the press screening. The producer and I went in and checked out the print - absolutely fine - went out to dinner and I then had a call saying 'I'm sorry to tell you it's been booed'. I said, 'How awful'. 'Don't worry, it often happens at Venice, nothing to worry about'. And then the next night was the proper opening where there was a six-minute standing ovation so I thought...
Member of the jury at the Cannes Film Festival in 1990