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  • Childrens book: "Little Fricker the Squirrel Meets Big Double the Bear"
  • (1991) Childrens book: "Sea Lion: A Story of the Sea Cliff People".
  • (1992) Novel: "Sailor Song".
  • (1964) Novel: "Sometimes a Great Notion" (filmed as Sometimes a Great Notion (1971))
  • (1962) Novel: "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Next" (filmed as One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975), Toestanden (1976)).
  • Playwright: "Twister: A Ritual Reality in Three Quarters Plus Overtime if Necessary" (filmed as Twister: A Musical Catastrophe (2000)).
  • (1973) Stage: Wrote source material (novel) for "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest," adapted as a play and performed at the Arlington Park Theatre in Chicago, Illinois, with Mel Haynes, Norman Rice, James Farentino, Jack Wallace, directed by Harvey Medlinksy,
  • (2000) Stage: Wrote source material (novel) for "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest," performed at the Steppenwolf Theatre Company in Chicago, Illinois, with 'Gary Sinise in the cast. Kevin Rigdon was lighting designer.
  • (2009-10 Season) Stage: Wrote source material (novel) for "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest," adapted for the stage at the Gift Theatre in Chicago, Illinois. Miles Polaski was sound designer.
  • (October 22, 1975 to November 16, 1975) His novel, "One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest," was adapted by Dale Wasserman at the Public Theater in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania with Tom Atkins (Randle Patrick McMurphy) in the cast. John Going was director.
  • (April 27 to June 3, 1973) His novel, "One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest," was adapted by Dale Wasserman in The Arena Stage Theatre production at the Kreeger Theater in Washington D.C. Norman Gevanthor was director.
  • (January 10 to February 19, 1974) His novel, "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest," was adapted by Dale Wasserman at the Actors Theatre of Louisville, Kentucky (Mainstage) in Louisville, Kentucky with Michael Gross (Chief Bromden); John Thomas Waite (Aide Washington); Nathan Cook (Aide Williams); Adale O'Brien (Nurse Ratched); Joyce Tyson (Nurse Flinn); William Cain (Dale Harding); Greg Bell (Billy Bibbit); Vaughn McBride (Scanlon); G.W. Bailey(Cheswick); Sandy McCallum (Martini); Irwin Atkins (Ruckly); Ken Jenkins (Randle P. McMurphy); Scott Porter (Dr. Spivey); Tom Henderson (Aide Turkle); Leta Anderson (Candy Starr); Hope Alexander-Willis (Sandra); in the cast. Jeffrey Tambor was director.
  • (October 16, 2017) His novel, "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest," was performed in a Bonnie Franklin Classic and Contemporary Play production at The Broad Stage Theatre in Santa Monica, California with Chris Butler, Brian Chase, Olivia Cristina Delgado, Thai Douglas, Dan Gunther, Travis Michael Holder, Jason E. Kelly, John Bennett Perry, Grecia Salamon,Tim Sampson and Nancy Travis in the cast. Jenny Sullivan was director. Dale Wasserman was adapter.

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