Theatre 98 "Lost in Yonkers"
Theatre 98 featuring "Lost in Yonkers" by Neil Simon. Directed by Joe Fuselli. In 1942 widower Eddie Kurnitz is financially strapped and heading south for work. He drops off his two teenaged sons, Artie and Jay, to stay with his mother and sister Bella in their apartment above the family's candy store. The boys must contend with stern Grandma, with Bella and her secret romance, and with Louie, her brother, a small-time hoodlum in a strange new world called Yonkers. 1991 Pulitzer Prize for Drama. Tony Award Best Play. Drama Desk Award Best Play.