Home Events & Festivals Lost in Yonkers Twitter Facebook Print About Lost in Yonkersby America's great comic playwright, Neil Simon, this play is set in Yonkers, NY in 1942. Bella is 35 years old, mentally challenged & living at home with her mother, stern Grandma Kurnitz. As the play opens, ne'r do-well son Eddie deposits his 2 young sons on the old lady's doorstep. He is financially strapped & taking o the road as a salesman. The boys are left to contend with Grandma.