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Rakowitz Helfeld


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Rakowitz Helfeld

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Former New Yorker, now residing in Florida. Participated with co-playwright Ruth Pleva in a
Lehman Engel BMI Musical Theatre Workshop. Collaborated on book & lyrics with Ruth for our musical satire, You Wanna Hear Luck? which won the 2014 IMEA (Int'l Music & Entertainment Assoc.) Award: Outstanding Original Book of a Musical & its Nomination: Outstanding Original Score of a Musical. Worked with Ruth on the book for the musical, You Be The Doctor!(adaptation of Moliere's "The Physician In Spite of Himself" and the one-act seriocomedy God Knows, produced in three 2012 play festivals in Florida & Wisconsin. Now working on a full-length play: Sunday Interruptus - an extension of God Knows.
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You Wanna Hear Luck?, God Knows, You Be the Doctor!

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