Neal C. Bell

Professor of the Practice in the Department of Theater Studies

External Address: 
03G Page, Durham, NC 27708
Internal Office Address: 
Box 90680, Durham, NC 27708-0680
Phone: 
(919) 660-3380

Education

  • M.F.A., University of Iowa 1974

Bell, N. Gone to Be Snakes Now. Popular Library, 1974.

Bell, NC. "shadow of himself." The Civilians: An Anthology of Six Plays. Playscripts, Inc., February 2009.

Bell, NC. "Spatter Pattern." Plays From Playwrights Horizons. Broadway Play Publishing, 2009.

Bell, N. "Somewhere in the Pacific." Asking and Telling: a Collection of Gay Drama for the 21st Century. Ed. JM Clum. NY: Stage and Screen, 2001.

Bell, NC. "Ragged Dick." Plays by Neal Bell. Broadway Play Publishing, 1998.

Bell, N. "Drive." Ten-Minute Plays: Volume 3 from Actors Theatre of Louisville. Samuel French, 1995.

Bell, N. "A Time-Piece." Tough Acts to Follow: Onc-Act Plays on the Gay/Lesbian Experience. Ed. N Barnes and N Deutsch. Alamo Square Press, 1992.

Bell, N. "Out the Window." More Ten-Minute Plays from Actors Theatre of Louisville. Samuel French, 1992.

THERESE RAQUIN. Writer. (1998)

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Broadway Play Publishing. In December of 2011, I was notified by Charlie Stratton (former artistic director of a theater in Los Angeles) that financing had been completed for a film version of my play THERESE RAQUIN (an adaptation of the Emile Zola novel

Two Small Bodies. Writer. (1994)

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feature film based on my play

Safekeeping. Writer. (1993)

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True Pictures. Adapted from a novel by Gregory McDonald, unproduced

Terminal Choice. Writer. (1982)

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Magder Productions. Feature-length film available on cassette.

The Jury. Writer. (2004)

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Fontana/Levinson Productions

Port Charles. Writer. (1999)

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May 1999 - December 2000, ABC Television

Patriots. Writer. (1999)

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HBO Films

Safekeeping. Writer. (1993)

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True Pictures. Adapted from a novel by Gregory McDonald, unproduced

One Life to Live. Writer. (1991)

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1991-93, 1995-97, ABC Television

Brother to a Dragonfly. Writer. (1986)

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Renaissance IV productions, adapted from a memoir by Will Campbell, unproduced

Knots Landing. Writer. (1984)

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Lorimar

Children of the Night. Writer. (1981)

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commissioned and produced for National Public Radio's "Earplay" series

NOW YOU SEE ME. Writer. (2011)

SPATTER PATTERN. Writer. (2006)

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in Plays From Playwrights Horizons (Spring, 2009), Broadway Play Publishing (2006)

New Project (untitled). Writer. (2006)

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commissioned by the Alfred Sloan Foundation through Playwrights Horizons Theater

The Jury. Writer. (2004)

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Fontana/Levinson Productions

Port Charles. Writer. (1999)

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May 1999 - December 2000, ABC Television

Patriots. Writer. (1999)

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HBO Films

THERESE RAQUIN. Writer. (1998)

Abstract

Broadway Play Publishing. In December of 2011, I was notified by Charlie Stratton (former artistic director of a theater in Los Angeles) that financing had been completed for a film version of my play THERESE RAQUIN (an adaptation of the Emile Zola novel

Plays by Neal Bell. Writer. (1998)

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Broadway Play Publishing

Drive. Writer. (1995)

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in Ten-Minute Plays: Volume 3 from Actors Theatre of Louisville, vol. 3 (1995), Samuel French

A Time-Piece. Writer. (1992)

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in Tough Acts to Follow: Onc-Act Plays on the Gay/Lesbian Experience, edited by Barnes, Noreen and Nicholas Deutsch (1992), Alamo Square Press

Pages

NOW YOU SEE ME. Writer. (2011)

Shadow of himself. Writer. www.rabbitholeensemble.com (2009)

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in The Civilians: An Anthology of Six Plays (February, 2009), Playscripts, Inc. Commissioned by the NY State Arts Council through the Civilians Theatre Company (2006). the play is loosely based on the epic of Gilgamesh, and was originally written in c

SPATTER PATTERN. Writer. (2006)

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in Plays From Playwrights Horizons (Spring, 2009), Broadway Play Publishing (2006)

New Project (untitled). Writer. (2006)

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commissioned by the Alfred Sloan Foundation through Playwrights Horizons Theater

Monster. Writer. (2004)

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Broadway Play Publishing, NY (2004). commissioned by the La Jolla Playhouse, CA, produced by Classic Stage Company, NY (2002)

SOMEWHERE IN THE PACIFIC. Writer. (2001)

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Somewhere in the Pacific, in Asking and Telling: a Collection of Gay Drama for the 21st Century, edited by John M. Clum (2001), NY: Stage and Screen

THERESE RAQUIN. Writer. (1998)

Abstract

Broadway Play Publishing. In December of 2011, I was notified by Charlie Stratton (former artistic director of a theater in Los Angeles) that financing had been completed for a film version of my play THERESE RAQUIN (an adaptation of the Emile Zola novel

Drive. Writer. (1995)

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in Ten-Minute Plays: Volume 3 from Actors Theatre of Louisville, vol. 3 (1995), Samuel French

A Time-Piece. Writer. (1992)

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in Tough Acts to Follow: Onc-Act Plays on the Gay/Lesbian Experience, edited by Barnes, Noreen and Nicholas Deutsch (1992), Alamo Square Press

On the Bum. Writer. (1992)

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Dramatists Play Service (1994). commissioned by South Coast Repertory, CA; produced by Playwrights Horizons, NY (1992)

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Terminal Choice. Writer. (1982)

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Magder Productions. Feature-length film available on cassette.