Raymond Schanze


"Playwright Raymond Schanze is known throughout the downtown theatre community as the ever efficient box office treasurer of Ellen Stewart's La Mama, E.T.C. at 74 East Fourth Street. He is also known as a playwright with a number of successes to his credit." Raymond Schanze was a playwright-in-residence at La Mama from 1969 through at least until 1985.

Quote from a press release from 1/31/85 included in the "Press booklet/program from 'La Mama E.T.C. Celebrates Raymond Schanze's years at La Mama ETC'" (2003) [OBJ.2003.0001]