May 26th, 2012

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Arthur Laurents' Estate Auction Set for 6/2

Roland Auctions of New York City will be selling the estate of legendary playwright, director, and screenwriter, Arthur Laurents on Saturday, June 2, 2012.

Mr. Laurents, whose credits include West Side Story, Gypsy, La Cage Aux Folles, Hallelujah, Baby and The Way We Were, amongst many others, had a long and distinguished career, both on Broadway and in Hollywood. He directed "I Can Get It For You Wholesale", launching the career of Barbra Streisand, and was hand-selected by Alfred Hitchcock to adapt his play "Rope" for the screen, starring Jimmy Stewart and Farley Granger.
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