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consultant , writer

Abe Polsky, American writer, consultant. Grantee National Endowment of Arts, 1981, Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle, 1978. Member Writers Guild of America, Dramatists Guild of lam., Screenwriters Associate Santa Barbara, Writers Consortium, Spiritual Sciences Institute, International Society Dramatists, Montecito Young Men’s Christian Association.

Background

Polsky, Abe was born on August 13, 1935 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Max and Helen (Matkes) Polsky.

Education

Bachelor, University of California at Los Angeles, 1956.

Career

Freelance plawright and screenwriter, 1958-1986. Freelance writer, workshop director, since 1986. President Worldwide Film Projects, Los Angeles, 1965-1980.

Director Unified Writers Workshop, Santa Barbara, California, since 1980.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Producer, screenwriter The Baby, 1970. Scriptwriter Decline and Fall of A Very Nice Lady, 1975. Playwright of stageplay Devour the Snow, 1978-1980.

Membership

Member Writers Guild of America, Dramatists Guild of lam., Screenwriters Associate Santa Barbara, Writers Consortium, Spiritual Sciences Institute, International Society Dramatists, Montecito Young Men’s Christian Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Photography, travel, snorkeling, chess, spiritual scis.

Connections

Married Merrily Evelyn Dixon, May 5, 1974. 1 child, Matthew Brian.

father:
Max Polsky

mother:
Helen (Matkes) Polsky

spouse:
Merrily Evelyn Dixon

child:
Matthew Brian Polsky