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198 Results for RUR

62 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).

DateGridClueAuthor
Wednesday, November 11, 201543A1921 play that ends with the extinction of the human raceDavid Steinberg
Thursday, October 1, 201546DSci-fi play of 1921 (2)John Guzzetta
Wednesday, June 17, 201518A1921 play that introduced the word "robot" (5)Molly Young and David J. Kahn
Wednesday, December 31, 201438DPioneering sci-fi playDavid Woolf
Thursday, May 22, 201432DWhence the word "robot"Adam G. Perl
Monday, April 8, 201329DWork by Karel CapekJanet R. Bender
Thursday, October 4, 201227AClassic play whose title is an abbreviationBill Thompson
Thursday, September 20, 201236APlay that introduced the word "robot" (5)John R. Conrad
Thursday, October 27, 201122AClassic 1921 play set partly in a factoryKurt Mueller
Sunday, February 27, 2011118APlay that introduced the word "robot" (5)Peter A. Collins
Tuesday, November 30, 201045APlay from which the word "robot" comesKristian House
Wednesday, October 27, 201041ACapek play (18)Jay Kaskel
Saturday, July 17, 201048AVisionary 1921 dramaMark Diehl
Tuesday, September 15, 200922DKarel Capek play (6)Fran and Lou Sabin
Wednesday, April 22, 200912D1921 play that introduced the word "robot" (5)Daniel A. Finan
Sunday, November 9, 200839DPlay with machinesPaula Gamache
Thursday, May 29, 20087DSci-fi debut of 1921John Farmer
Tuesday, July 24, 20075DPlay about robotsBruce Adams
Monday, February 5, 200729DKarel Capek classic (2)Joy C. Frank
Wednesday, August 16, 200643APlay that introduced the word "robot" (5)Kevan Choset
Monday, July 10, 200669AKarel Capek dramaRandall J. Hartman
Wednesday, November 9, 200521ACapek play (18)Ed Early
Wednesday, October 19, 200542ACapek play (18)Levi Denham
Tuesday, May 17, 200523ACapek play (18)Sherry O. Blackard
Tuesday, February 22, 200521AKarel Capek play (6)Ed Early
Sunday, January 23, 200579DPlay with robots (2)Joe DiPietro
Monday, January 17, 200516AKarel Capek play (6)Alison Donald
Sunday, January 16, 200539DAutomaton-themed play of 1921Damon J. Gulczynski
Tuesday, October 19, 200461DCapek play (18)Adam Cohen
Sunday, June 6, 200440DCapek play (18)Patrick Merrell
Sunday, November 16, 200355AKarel Capek play (6)Cathy Millhauser
Tuesday, May 27, 200365DCapek play (18)PAtrick MErrell
Saturday, May 3, 200321DVisionary 1921 playJohn Scott Marrone
Friday, January 31, 200330D1921 man-vs.-machine play (3)Brendan Emmett Quigley
Wednesday, November 6, 200211DCapek play (18)Alan Arbesfeld
Thursday, August 22, 20025DKarel Capek play (6)Cathy Millhauser
Monday, April 29, 20026DKarel Capek play (6)Holden Baker
Saturday, March 30, 200247AFuturistic 20's playMark Diehl
Tuesday, March 12, 200250DCapek play (18)Sarah Keller
Friday, February 1, 200237DMan-vs.-machine play (3)Pat M. Hugel
Saturday, November 3, 200126ASatirical play of 1921Robert H. Wolfe
Monday, September 3, 200130DCapek play (18)Peter Gordon
Sunday, August 5, 200162DCapek play (18)Peter Gordon
Thursday, May 17, 200120ACapek play (18)David J. Kahn
Thursday, February 1, 20017DCapek drama (3)Frances Hansen
Thursday, October 5, 200042AKarel Capek classic (2)Cathy Millhauser
Sunday, October 31, 1999106A"Black utopia" of 1920Frank Longo
Wednesday, September 1, 199929DFuturistic play of 1921Alan Arbesfeld
Wednesday, April 7, 199955ACapek play (18)Rich Norris
Sunday, February 28, 199959ACapek drama (3)Dave Tuller
Thursday, July 2, 199855ADystopian 1920 playPat M. Hugel
Friday, February 20, 199840APlay with robots (2)Manny Nosowsky
Wednesday, November 12, 199750DCapek classic (2)Randall J. Hartman
Saturday, April 26, 199760AMan-vs.-machine play (3)Frank Longo
Thursday, January 16, 19973DCapek play (18)W. R. Williams
Friday, March 22, 199639ACapek classic (2)F. A. Longo
Monday, February 5, 199623ACapek play (18)Robert Katz
Sunday, September 10, 199587ACapek play (18)David J. Kahn
Tuesday, June 20, 19955DCapek play (18)Jon Delfin
Tuesday, October 4, 199419DCapek drama (3)Stanley B. Whitten
Saturday, April 16, 199457DSci-fi play of 1923 (2)Rand H. Burns
Monday, April 11, 199420DCapek play (18)Martin Schneider

1 result for RUR from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
March 21, 1999panda32DMurray may go to playMel Taub

135 results for RUR from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Friday, August 20, 199312DRobot playNancy JolineMaleska
Sunday, April 18, 199313DCapek playNorman S. WizerMaleska
Saturday, October 3, 199232DCapek opusBetty JorgensenMaleska
Saturday, July 25, 199222ARobotic dramaJack L. SteinhardtMaleska
Sunday, March 22, 199250DCapek classicBernard MerenMaleska
Wednesday, June 12, 199122DCapek's classicKenneth WitteMaleska
Sunday, April 7, 199157ACapek playValerie MeunierMaleska
Wednesday, March 27, 199110DCapek playJoy L. WoukMaleska
Tuesday, December 11, 199038ARobot dramaJoy L. WoukMaleska
Tuesday, July 3, 199038ACapek opusArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Saturday, June 2, 199049AMeuse feederWilliam CanineMaleska
Sunday, November 19, 198996ACapek classicA.J. SantoraMaleska
Monday, March 20, 198934ACapek play about robotsSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Monday, January 30, 198940ARobot dramaAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Sunday, December 18, 198896DCapek playEdward MarcheseMaleska
Tuesday, March 1, 198810DCapek classicMary M. MurdochMaleska
Sunday, February 28, 1988118ACapek workJoy L. WoukMaleska
Wednesday, August 19, 19878DPlay about robotsMary M. MurdochMaleska
Wednesday, April 22, 198728ARobot dramaMelvin KenworthyMaleska
Friday, December 5, 198630ACapek classicEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sunday, March 2, 1986111ACapek classicBarbara Lunder GillisMaleska
Thursday, February 13, 198654ACapek classicBernice GordonMaleska
Sunday, January 12, 19866DCapek playBrett A. BlaylockMaleska
Sunday, November 24, 198581DCapek classicCaroline G. FitzgeraldMaleska
Monday, September 23, 198514ACapek playJudith PerryMaleska
Sunday, March 31, 19858DRiver in W EuropePeter G. SnowMaleska
Tuesday, March 19, 198538ACapek classicArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Tuesday, January 1, 198565DCapek dramaAveryMaleska
Tuesday, July 10, 198433ACapek opusSilversteinMaleska
Friday, April 20, 198421ACapek classicBrownMaleska
Tuesday, December 20, 198329DCapek playEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Friday, September 30, 198336DDüren's riverWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sunday, June 5, 198325DRobots of literatureA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sunday, October 10, 198269DRiver in W. GermanyAlfio MicciMaleska
Monday, July 19, 198263DCapek classicJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Thursday, March 11, 198244ACapek classicC. J. AngioMaleska
Thursday, August 13, 198139ADrama about robotsJonesMaleska
Sunday, August 9, 198194DCapek classicHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Wednesday, February 11, 198121DCapek playWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sunday, December 28, 198047ACapek playBert RosenfieldMaleska
Thursday, November 13, 198033ACzech playArnold MossMaleska
Wednesday, August 27, 198028ACapek dramaJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Sunday, July 27, 198025ANotable play of 1921Richard SilvestriMaleska
Friday, July 18, 198023DCapek opusElaine D. SchorrMaleska
Sunday, May 25, 198097DCapek playJean ReedMaleska
Wednesday, April 9, 198039DCapek playBette Sue CohenMaleska
Saturday, March 29, 198034AFamous Czech playJonesMaleska
Monday, January 21, 198026ACapek classicBrumbauchMaleska
Friday, November 23, 197958DCapek's robot playA. J. SantoraMaleska
Monday, October 15, 197945ACapek playN. M. MeyerMaleska
Friday, October 12, 197923DPlay about androidsJordan S. LasherMaleska
Sunday, April 15, 197996ACapek classicFrances HansenMaleska
Tuesday, March 20, 197934ACapek's classicGurnerMaleska
Wednesday, December 27, 197858DCapek classicHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sunday, July 30, 1978140ACapek dramaJordan S. LasherMaleska
Friday, May 26, 197829DCapek playDorothea E. ShippMaleska
Saturday, June 18, 197750ACapek classicHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sunday, May 15, 1977118ACapek classicMaria G. RiceMaleska
Monday, December 6, 197649DCapek playMichael W. MillerWeng
Monday, November 1, 197664ACapek playMargery BernsteinWeng
Tuesday, August 31, 197655DCapek playWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Monday, June 7, 197655DCapek classicHerb L. RisteenWeng
Saturday, May 29, 197621DCapek playAllan BlackmanWeng
Friday, May 21, 197640ACapek titleSidney L. RobbinsWeng
Wednesday, April 7, 197657DCapek opusNorton RhoadesWeng
Monday, January 19, 197657ARobot playNorton RhoadesWeng
Monday, December 16, 197449ACapek playMichael EisenbergWeng
Sunday, December 1, 197454DCapek playGeorge MadridWeng
Monday, September 2, 197427ACapek workTap OsbornWeng
Sunday, July 7, 197476ACapek playEugene T. MaleskaWeng
Friday, April 26, 197434ACapek opusMaura B. JacobsonWeng
Wednesday, October 3, 197324ACapek playUnknownWeng
Sunday, July 8, 19737DCapek dramaThomas SheehanWeng
Wednesday, June 6, 197334DRobot dramaUnknownWeng
Sunday, October 1, 197259ADrama about robotsEugene T. MaleskaWeng
Friday, September 29, 197240DCapek titleUnknownWeng
Sunday, July 2, 1972142DDrama of 1920Anne FoxWeng
Saturday, January 22, 19728DCapek dramaUnknownWeng
Sunday, April 4, 197184ACapek playCornelia WarrinerWeng
Tuesday, January 12, 197160DCapek's playUnknownWeng
Friday, January 23, 19702DCapek classicUnknownWeng
Saturday, May 24, 196949ACapek play.UnknownWeng
Wednesday, December 27, 196724DCapek play.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, October 14, 196754DCapek opus.Bert BeamanFarrar
Thursday, August 25, 196644ARobot play.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, June 8, 196641ACapek play.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, June 9, 19658DPlay about robots.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, March 24, 196537DPlay about robots.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, June 23, 196454DRobot drama.UnknownFarrar
Monday, March 23, 196435DRobot play.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, February 29, 196423ACapek play about robots.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Monday, January 13, 196442DCapek classic.Walter ColtFarrar
Monday, December 16, 196329DPlay about robots.Helen FasuloFarrar
Tuesday, January 29, 196326AStage hit of the 1920's.H. L. RisteenFarrar
Wednesday, August 15, 196267DRobot drama.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, May 13, 196284DCapek play.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Saturday, March 3, 196242DCapek drama.Brice MetcalfeFarrar
Saturday, October 1, 196056DPlay about robots.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, January 24, 1960110AKapek play.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Wednesday, December 2, 195958ACapek play.UnknownFarrar
Friday, August 29, 195821DStage hit of 1923.Bernice GordonFarrar
Sunday, June 22, 195860APlay of 1923.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sunday, April 13, 195870AKarel Capek's melodrama.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Monday, February 24, 195832ASource of the word "robot."UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, December 11, 195750ACapek wrote it.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, November 20, 195730DPlay about robots.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, July 28, 195741ACapek's robots.W. E. JonesFarrar
Friday, June 7, 195725ARobot play.Harold T. BersFarrar
Sunday, May 26, 195789DCapek play.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sunday, April 28, 195727APlay of 1923.Harold T. BersFarrar
Wednesday, April 10, 195728DKarel Capek's play.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sunday, November 13, 1955153DRobot play.Grace HosterFarrar
Sunday, July 31, 195599DCapek's robot drama.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sunday, November 28, 1954128ACapek's play.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Thursday, October 21, 195436AKarel Capek's robot play.S. A. KayFarrar
Friday, October 8, 195460DPlay by Capek.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Friday, June 4, 195462DCapek's play.Anthony MorseFarrar
Sunday, May 30, 195439ACapek's famous play.Marion MoeserFarrar
Sunday, November 1, 195360APlay about robots.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Saturday, September 12, 19534DCapek's play about robots.W. E. JonesFarrar
Sunday, July 26, 195336ACapek's famous robot play.W. E. JonesFarrar
Sunday, April 12, 195394ACapek play.Harold T. BersFarrar
Saturday, June 21, 195243APlay about robots, 1923.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, June 12, 195262D"Rossum's Universal Robots."UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, May 7, 195227AKarel Capek play.UnknownFarrar
Friday, May 2, 195254ACapek's play about robots.UnknownFarrar
Saturday, April 12, 195231DCapek play about robots.UnknownFarrar
Friday, August 24, 195133APlay by Karel Capek.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, August 16, 19518DCapek's robot drama.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, June 24, 195129ACapek's play.Nancy W. AtkinsonFarrar
Monday, May 7, 195134DDrama about robots by Karel Capek.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, February 13, 194929ACapek's robot play.Howard O. SmithFarrar
Sunday, August 3, 1947113DKarel Capek's play.Charles CrossFarrar
Sunday, August 16, 1942138DCapek's play about robots.Jack LuzzatoFarrar
Sunday, March 8, 194252APlay about robots.Mabel DaggettFarrar

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