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John Herbert (I) (1926–2001)

A writer of plays, stories, essays and poems, best known for his ground-breaking play "Fortune And Men's Eyes" which opened at Actor's Playhouse in New York in 1967, then played around the capitals of the world for more than thirty years. There have been hundreds of productions in many language translations. The play is performed in many ... See full bio »

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 1971 Fortune and Men's Eyes (play) / (screenplay)
 1960 Not Tonight Henry (narration by)

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(stage play) "One Castle Court" (1999) See more »

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Winner of the Chalmers Award 1975 (Best Canadian Play Performed on Stage) for "Fortune and Men's Eye" See more »

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