Neena Beber

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Neena Beber is an American writer of plays and television screenplays. She is also a television producer.

Beber wrote the sixth episode of the TBS comedy The Detour. Her short (10-minute) play Misreadings was included in Best American Short Plays, 1996-7.[1] She was nominated for an Emmy for Outstanding Children's Program in 1994 for Clarissa Explains it All.[2] Nearly a dozen of her plays have been included in compilations[3] in addition to those that have been published separately.

Her play Jump/cut was performed in 2006 at the Julia Miles Theater in New York.[4] Her comedy Hard Feelings was performed at the Women's Project Theater in 2000.[5]

Selected works[edit]

  • Beber, Neena. A Common Vision. New York: Samuel French, 2009. ISBN 9780573696619
  • Beber, Neena. Tomorrowland. New York: Samuel French New York, 2009. ISBN 9780573696633
  • Beber, Neena. The Dew Point. New York: Samuel French, 2009. ISBN 9780573696626
  • Beber, Neena. Jump/cut. New York, N.Y: Samuel French, 2007. ISBN 9780573628764


  1. ^ "Neena Beber".
  2. ^ "NEENA BEBER | Television Academy". Retrieved July 7, 2016.
  3. ^ "Neena Beber | Smith & Kraus Publishers – America's Publisher for the Theater Community". Retrieved July 7, 2016.
  4. ^ Horn, Miriam (February 15, 2006). "Cutting and Splicing Pieces of a Friend's Madness". The New York Times. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved July 7, 2016.
  5. ^ Gelder, Lawrence Van (October 26, 2000). "THEATER REVIEW; Major Chaos in the World Of the Oddly Named". The New York Times. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved July 7, 2016.

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