David Newman (Writer) | Playbill

David Newman


The now lesser-known musical with songs by Charles Strouse and Lee Adams was a spoof that has a cult fans for its tongue-in-cheek look at the DC Comics superhero. "You've Got Possibilities" is a standout from the score, which is on CD. Mr. Newman co-wrote the show's book with Robert Benton, his "Bonnie and Clyde" collaborator.

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  • Born: Feb 04, 1937 in New York, NY, USA
  • Death: Jun 27, 2003 in New York, NY, USA


New York Drama Critics' Circle
1997 Best Musical Nominee
Tony Award
1997 Best Book of a Musical Nominee

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