Crossing Delancey

Start: New Day Books -- Yes, what’s the

Isabelle Grossman

Crossing Delancey

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Age Range
Act One, Scene One
Time & Place
New York City, 1980s
Time Period
Show Type

Monologue Context

Isabelle is a young woman who works in an independent bookstore in New York City.

Monologue Text

Start: New Day Books -- Yes, what’s the name? -- Oh, hi. Yes, just a minute, let me check -- (She holds the phone to her chest.) It’s Tyler Moss!

[... ...]

End: Should be here by Wednesday. At the very latest. I’ll save one for you. -- Anytime, Mr. Moss. Just ask for Isabelle - Right.

For full, extended monologue see:
Sandler, Susan. Crossing Delancey. Samuel French, Inc. New York, NY. 1987. p. 15.