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billhome2 Bill W. and Dr. Bob (with Janet Surrey,1990)

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“Paints an endearing portrait of friendship and human weakness with warm humor.” -New Yorker

An insightful new play.” -New York Times

In 1929, famous New York stockbroker Bill Wilson crashes with the stock market and becomes a hopeless drunk.

Dr. Bob Smith,a surgeon from Ohio, has also been an alcoholic for thirty years, often going into the operating

room with a hangover. Through an astonishing series of events, Bill W. and Dr. Bob meet and form a relationship, each helping to keep the other sober. This is the amazing and often humorous story of the two men who pioneered Alcoholics Anonymous, as well as the story of their wives, who founded Al Anon.

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Experience the 2007 off-Broadway hit Bill W. and Dr. Bob captured on DVD. Absorbing, moving, and often amusing, this richly evocative play tells the story of the two men who pioneered Alcoholics Anonymous, Bill Wilson and Dr. Bob Smith, as well as the story of their wives, Lois Wilson and Anne Smith, who founded Al-Anon. It is the great American story of two men who, alone, were going to die, but who together not only found a way to live, but also created a program for healing that has spread throughout the world.

“The miraculous story, beautifully told, of the