The Prisoner of Second Avenue

Neil Simon
LA Theatre Works
Directed by Scott Schwartz
Neil Simon takes a good look at apartment life, career and role reversals, a nervous breakdown, and the love, torture, care, or inertia that somehow keeps a couple in a relationship for many years.

Contains: Strong Language, Offensive Language

Production duration: 1 hr 37 min
LA Theatre Works

Cast & creative team


  • Pearl
    Annie Abbott
  • Henry Edison
    Lorin Dreyfuss
  • Male Voices
    Lorin Dreyfuss
  • Mel Edison
    Richard Dreyfuss
  • Jesse
    Betty Garrett
  • Female Voices
    Sharon Madden
  • Pauline
    Sharon Madden
  • Edna Edison
    Marsha Mason
  • Roger Keating
    Warren Olney
  • Stan Jennings
    Scott Schwartz


  • Scott Schwartz