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'Peter and the Starcatcher' writer Rick Elice flying high
'Peter and the Starcatcher' writer Rick Elice flying high

NEW YORK — Playwright Rick Elice calls the memorabilia-filled study in his Upper West Side apartment "the garage." It's a good term for the workshop of a self-described workaholic whose method is a combination of technical rigor, restless imagination and playful tinkering. At one end of the study is a long table piled with folders and books, each one representing a current or future project and demonstrating the exponential increase in offers he attributes to the success of "Peter and the Starcatcher," his dramatic adaptation of the Dave Barry and Ridley Pearson young adult novel. "I'm now welcomed into the many rooms that I used to stare at...

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