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Dorothy Heyward (1890–1961)

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Playwright and Author. See more trivia »

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Filmography

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 2013 Labor Day (writer: "It Ain't Necessarily So")
 2003 Stuck on You (writer: "Summertime")
 2003 I'll Be There (writer: "Summertime")
 2000 Chocolat (writer: "Summertime")
 1999 A Walk on the Moon (writer: "Summertime" (1935))
 1998 There's Something About Mary (writer: "Summertime")
 1994 The War (writer: "Summertime")
 1993 Cracker (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- The Mad Woman in the Attic: Part 2 (1993) ... (writer: "Summertime")
- The Mad Woman in the Attic: Part 1 (1993) ... (writer: "Summertime")
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 2002 Live from Lincoln Center (TV Series) (play "Porgy" - 1 episode)
 1993 American Playhouse (TV Series) (based on the play by - 1 episode)
- Porgy and Bess (1993) ... (based on the play by)
 1959 Porgy and Bess (play "Porgy")
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 2013 The Gershwin's 'Porgy and Bess' (lyrics: opera by)
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Personal Details

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Stage: Wrote (w/DuBose Heyward) "Porgy", produced on Broadway. Directed by Rouben Mamoulian. Martin Beck Theatre: 13 Sep 1929-Oct 1929 (unknown closing date/34 performances). Cast: Jack Carter (as "Crown"), Peter Clark (as "Jim"), A.B. DeComathiere (as "Simon Frazier"; [credited as A.B. Comatheire), Evelyn Ellis (as "Crown's Bess"), ... See more »
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Collaborated with her husband on turning two of his novels into successful plays, "Porgy" and "Mamba's Daughters". See more »

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