One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

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Play Scripts

New York: Cort Theatre, 1963. First Draft script for the 1963 Broadway play.

Based on the 1962 novel by Ken Kesey. First produced at the Cort Theater, opening on November 12, 1963 and closing on January 25, 1964, for a total of 82 performances, starring Kirk Douglas and Gene Wilder. Revived twice, first Off-Broadway in 1971, starring Danny Devito, then again on Broadway in 2001, starring Gary Sinese, winning a Tony Award for Best Play Revival.

Blue titled Studio Duplicating Service wrappers. Title page present, dated Feb. 25, 1963, noted as SECOND DRAFT, with credits for playwright Dale Wasserman and novelist Ken Kesey. 146 leaves, with last page of text numbered "3-45." Mimeograph. Pages Near Fine, wrapper Good plus, bound with two gold brads.


[Book #143623]

Price: $1,500.00