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playwright , screenwriter

David Shaber, American Screenwriter, playwright. Active Mayor's Advisory Council on Film, television and Theatre. Member Academy Motion Picture Arts and Sciences M C.

Background

Shaber, David was born on September 29, 1929 in Cleveland. Son of Simon and Mae (Caplane) Shaber.

Education

Bachelor, Western Reserve University, 1950. Master of Arts, Western Reserve University, 1951. Master of Fine Arts, Yale Drama School, 1954.

Career

Teacher Allegheny College, Smith College, City College of New York, New York University. Adjunct professor screenwriting Film School Columbia University.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Warriors, Nighthawks, Flight of the Intruder, The Hunt for Red October, Rollover, Those Lips, Those Eyes, Last Embrace, Such Good Friends, (plays) Bunker Reveries, 1987, The Buckeye Flash, numerous short stories and short fiction, including O. Henry Prize Collection, 1961, 62, 72. Contributor articles to magazines.

Membership

Active Mayor's Advisory Council on Film, television and Theatre. Member Academy Motion Picture Arts and Sciences M C.

Connections

Married Alice Roux Doherty, March 29, 1969. Children: Samantha, Remy.

father:
Simon Shaber

mother:
Mae (Caplane) Shaber

spouse:
Alice Roux Doherty

children:
Samantha Shaber

Remy Shaber