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Additional Dialogue: The Letters of Dalton Trumbo
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written by Christopher Trumbo, 1940- (1970); directed by Gordon Hunt, 1929-; performed by Christopher Trumbo, 1940-, Paul Winfield, 1939-2004, Harry Groener, 1951- and Jeff Corey, 1914-2002 (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1970, originally published 1970), 1 hour 26 mins
In 1947, witty, outspoken, irascible Dalton Trumbo (Academy Award - winning screenwriter of Roman Holiday and Spartacus) went to prison for defying the House Committee on Un-American Activities and became one of the famed Hollywood Ten. Through his wildly funny and thought provoking correspondance, Trumbo's son ha...
written by Christopher Trumbo, 1940- (1970); directed by Gordon Hunt, 1929-; performed by Christopher Trumbo, 1940-, Paul Winfield, 1939-2004, Harry Groener, 1951- and Jeff Corey, 1914-2002 (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1970, originally published 1970), 1 hour 26 mins
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American Appetites
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written by Joyce Carol Oates, 1938- (1989); directed by Gordon Hunt, 1929-; performed by Keith Carradine, 1949-, Lisa Akey, 1969-, Alastair Duncan, 1958-, Paul Eiding, 1957-, Anna Gunn, Jean Louisa Kelly, 1972-, Dan Lauria, 1947-, Frank Muller, Elizabeth Ward Land, B.J. Ward, 1941-, Liza Weil, 1977- and Tegan West (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1989, originally published 1989), 1 hour 27 mins
In American Appetites, the façade of an affluent suburban couple crumbles under the weight of tragedy and scandal. When Ian McCullough accidentally pushes his wife, Glynnis, through a plate glass window during an argument, the American dream turns into a nightmare. A sophisticated, witty and chilling tale.
written by Joyce Carol Oates, 1938- (1989); directed by Gordon Hunt, 1929-; performed by Keith Carradine, 1949-, Lisa Akey, 1969-, Alastair Duncan, 1958-, Paul Eiding, 1957-, Anna Gunn, Jean Louisa Kelly, 1972-, Dan Lauria, 1947-, Frank Muller, Elizabeth Ward Land, B.J. Ward, 1941-, Liza Weil, 1977- and Tegan West (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1989, originally published 1989), 1 hour 27 mins
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Black Water: An American Opera
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written by Joyce Carol Oates, 1938- (1997); directed by Gordon Hunt, 1929-; composed by John Duffy, 1926-; performed by Patrick Mason, Karen Burlingame, David Lee Brewer, Stephanie Buckley, Reid Bruton, Kimberly Graham, Linda Kerns, 1953-, Erin Langston, John Savarese and Rob Chacklett (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1998, originally published 1997), 1 hour 34 mins
Based on National Book Award-winner Joyce Carol Oates’ novella about the Chappaquiddick scandal, this tragic and beautiful new opera enthralls as a handsome Senator uses power to enchant, seduce and carelessly destroy.
written by Joyce Carol Oates, 1938- (1997); directed by Gordon Hunt, 1929-; composed by John Duffy, 1926-; performed by Patrick Mason, Karen Burlingame, David Lee Brewer, Stephanie Buckley, Reid Bruton, Kimberly Graham, Linda Kerns, 1953-, Erin Langston, John Savarese and Rob Chacklett (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1998, originally published 1997), 1 hour 34 mins
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The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial
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written by Herman Wouk, 1915- (1953); directed by Gordon Hunt, 1929-; performed by James Avery, 1948-, Chuma Hunter-Gault, Dan Lauria, 1947-, Ian Lithgow, 1972-, Scott Lowell, 1965-, Frank Muller, Michael Rivkin, David Selby, 1941-, Grant Shaud, 1961-, Josh Stamberg, 1970- and Mitchell Herbert (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2001, originally published 1954), 1 hour 56 mins
This acclaimed WWII psychological court room drama was the sensation of 1954. The play portrays a mutiny of naval officers aboard the U.S.S. Caine. Their suspicions concerning their captain’s sanity lead to their rebellion and a subsequent court - martial.
written by Herman Wouk, 1915- (1953); directed by Gordon Hunt, 1929-; performed by James Avery, 1948-, Chuma Hunter-Gault, Dan Lauria, 1947-, Ian Lithgow, 1972-, Scott Lowell, 1965-, Frank Muller, Michael Rivkin, David Selby, 1941-, Grant Shaud, 1961-, Josh Stamberg, 1970- and Mitchell Herbert (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2001, originally published 1954), 1 hour 56 mins
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Dinah Was
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written by Oliver Goldstick, 1961- (2003); directed by Gordon Hunt, 1929-; performed by Paul Eiding, 1957-, Yvette Freeman, 1957-, Adriane Lane, Bud Leslie and Daryl Reed (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2003, originally published 2003), 1 hour 45 mins
In a white fur coat, "The Queen of the Blues" sits on her luggage outside a Las Vegas hotel. It is 1959; the legendary star cannot enter the hotel without a white escort. So Dinah Washington, in her inimitable style, takes a long pull from her flask and starts kicking up a fuss. Yvette Freeman reprises her Obie aw...
written by Oliver Goldstick, 1961- (2003); directed by Gordon Hunt, 1929-; performed by Paul Eiding, 1957-, Yvette Freeman, 1957-, Adriane Lane, Bud Leslie and Daryl Reed (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2003, originally published 2003), 1 hour 45 mins
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Secret Order
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written by Bob Clyman (2008); directed by Gordon Hunt, 1929-; performed by George Segal, 1934-, Angela Goethals, Will McCormack, 1974- and Richard Schiff, 1955- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2008, originally published 2008), 2 hours 4 mins
In the high- stakes world of cancer research, Dr. William Shumway has just made a stunning breakthrough. But is it really the long-sought cure for cancer? Despite the young scientist’s reservations, a senior mentor pressures him to trumpet his findings to the world. Part medical drama, part suspense-filled thril...
written by Bob Clyman (2008); directed by Gordon Hunt, 1929-; performed by George Segal, 1934-, Angela Goethals, Will McCormack, 1974- and Richard Schiff, 1955- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2008, originally published 2008), 2 hours 4 mins
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Tone Clusters
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written by Joyce Carol Oates, 1938- (1991); directed by Gordon Hunt, 1929-; performed by Ed Asner, 1929-, Hector Elizondo, 1936- and Joyce Van Patten, 1934- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1991, originally published 1991), 54 mins
A chilling trig-comedy that takes the form of an interview between a middle-aged, middle-class American couple and the media.
written by Joyce Carol Oates, 1938- (1991); directed by Gordon Hunt, 1929-; performed by Ed Asner, 1929-, Hector Elizondo, 1936- and Joyce Van Patten, 1934- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1991, originally published 1991), 54 mins
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The Value of Names
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written by Jeffrey Sweet, 1950- (1983); directed by Gordon Hunt, 1929-; performed by Hector Elizondo, 1936-, Garry Marshall, 1934- and Sally Murphy, 1962- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2010, originally published 1997), 1 hour 13 mins
Benny Silverman, a retired, successful actor, seems to have surmounted the bitter time in his life when Leo Greshen, a good friend and colleague, named him in front of the House Committee on Un-American Activities. Benny's flourishing career was nearly destroyed, and his comeback was slow and painful. The two men...
written by Jeffrey Sweet, 1950- (1983); directed by Gordon Hunt, 1929-; performed by Hector Elizondo, 1936-, Garry Marshall, 1934- and Sally Murphy, 1962- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2010, originally published 1997), 1 hour 13 mins
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