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Are You Now Or Have You Ever Been
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written by Eric Bentley, 1916- (1972); directed by Martin Jenkins; performed by Richard Dreyfuss, 1947-, Ed Asner, 1929-, James Earl Jones, 1931-, Bonnie Bedelia, 1946-, Bud Cort, 1948-, Hector Elizondo, 1936-, Robert Foxworth, 1941-, Harry Hamlin, 1951-, Richard Masur, 1948-, Joe Spano, 1946-, James Whitmore, 1921-2009 and Michael York, 1949- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1972, originally published 1972), 1 hour 29 mins
In the mid-1950’s, the House Un-American Activities Committee began investigating the communist influence in the entertainment industry. This searing docudrama from actual transcripts of the hearings reveals how decent people were persuaded to “name names,” and the steep price paid by those who refused.
written by Eric Bentley, 1916- (1972); directed by Martin Jenkins; performed by Richard Dreyfuss, 1947-, Ed Asner, 1929-, James Earl Jones, 1931-, Bonnie Bedelia, 1946-, Bud Cort, 1948-, Hector Elizondo, 1936-, Robert Foxworth, 1941-, Harry Hamlin, 1951-, Richard Masur, 1948-, Joe Spano, 1946-, James Whitmore, 1921-2009 and Michael York, 1949- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1972, originally published 1972), 1 hour 29 mins
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The Chicago Conspiracy Trial
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written by Peter Goodchild (1993); directed by Martin Jenkins and John Theocharis, fl. 1962; performed by Tom Amandes, 1959-, George Murdock, 1930-, Mike Nussbaum, 1923-, David Schwimmer, 1966- and Ron West (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1993, originally published 1993), 1 hour 49 mins
Reality is stranger than fiction when seven 1960’s radicals refuse to behave in Judge Julius Hoffman’s courtroom. Based on actual trial transcripts and starring a cast of top Chicago actors, this play centers on events following the protests and riots during the 1968 Democratic Convention in Chicago.
written by Peter Goodchild (1993); directed by Martin Jenkins and John Theocharis, fl. 1962; performed by Tom Amandes, 1959-, George Murdock, 1930-, Mike Nussbaum, 1923-, David Schwimmer, 1966- and Ron West (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1993, originally published 1993), 1 hour 49 mins
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The Crucible
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written by Arthur Miller, 1915-2005 (1953); directed by Martin Jenkins; performed by René Auberjonois, 1940-, Harris Yulin, 1937-, Stacy Keach, 1941-, Irene Arranga, Bud Cort, 1948-, Judyann Elder, 1948-, Hector Elizondo, 1936-, Joe Spano, 1946-, Michael York, 1949-, Ed Begley, Jr., 1949- and Richard Dreyfuss, 1947- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1954, originally published 1954), 2 hours
In the rigid theocracy of Salem; Massachusetts; rumors that women are practicing witchcraft galvanize the town. The ruthlessness of the prosecutors and the eagerness of neighbor to testify against neighbor; THE CRUCIBLE mirrors the anti-Communist hysteria in the 1950’s.
written by Arthur Miller, 1915-2005 (1953); directed by Martin Jenkins; performed by René Auberjonois, 1940-, Harris Yulin, 1937-, Stacy Keach, 1941-, Irene Arranga, Bud Cort, 1948-, Judyann Elder, 1948-, Hector Elizondo, 1936-, Joe Spano, 1946-, Michael York, 1949-, Ed Begley, Jr., 1949- and Richard Dreyfuss, 1947- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1954, originally published 1954), 2 hours
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In the Name of Security
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written by Peter Goodchild (1997); directed by John Theocharis, fl. 1962 and Martin Jenkins; performed by John de Lancie, 1948-, David Hyde Pierce, 1959-, Amy Pietz, 1969- and John Rubinstein, 1946- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1997, originally published 1997), 2 hours 59 mins
The Trial of Alger Hiss, The Trial of Julius and Ethel Rosenberg, The Case of J. Robert Oppenheimer. At the height of the cold War, American democracy was challenged by the anti-Communist atmosphere of the McCarthy era. IN THE NAME OF SECURITY re-opens three famous spy cases that rocked America between 1948 and 19...
written by Peter Goodchild (1997); directed by John Theocharis, fl. 1962 and Martin Jenkins; performed by John de Lancie, 1948-, David Hyde Pierce, 1959-, Amy Pietz, 1969- and John Rubinstein, 1946- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1997, originally published 1997), 2 hours 59 mins
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Julius Caesar
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written by William Shakespeare, 1564-1616 (1599); directed by Martin Jenkins; performed by Harold Gould, 1923-2010, Richard Dreyfuss, 1947-, Stacy Keach, 1941-, John Randolph, 1915-2004, Bonnie Bedelia, 1946-, David Birney, 1939-, John de Lancie, 1948-, Kelsey Grammer, 1955-, JoBeth Williams, 1948- and Paul Winfield, 1939-2004 (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2006, originally published 1623), 2 hours 1 mins
The skies over ancient Rome blaze with terrifying portents, and soothsayers warn Julius Caesar of approaching doom. As conspiracy swirls through the city, Shakespeare explores the deep repercussions of political murder on the human heart. A classic tale of duplicity, betrayal, and murder, masterfully performed by...
written by William Shakespeare, 1564-1616 (1599); directed by Martin Jenkins; performed by Harold Gould, 1923-2010, Richard Dreyfuss, 1947-, Stacy Keach, 1941-, John Randolph, 1915-2004, Bonnie Bedelia, 1946-, David Birney, 1939-, John de Lancie, 1948-, Kelsey Grammer, 1955-, JoBeth Williams, 1948- and Paul Winfield, 1939-2004 (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2006, originally published 1623), 2 hours 1 mins
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Plaza Suite
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written by Neil Simon, 1927-2018 (1968); directed by Martin Jenkins; performed by Ed Asner, 1929-, Michelle Costa, Richard Dreyfuss, 1947-, Hector Elizondo, 1936-, Amy Irving, 1953-, Marsha Mason, 1942-, Alfred Molina, 1953-, Kerry Shale, 1958-, Joe Spano, 1946- and JoBeth Williams, 1948- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1968, originally published 1968), 1 hour 40 mins
Neil Simon's hilarious comedy follows three brief encounters in the same suite at the famed Plaza Hotel in New York City.
written by Neil Simon, 1927-2018 (1968); directed by Martin Jenkins; performed by Ed Asner, 1929-, Michelle Costa, Richard Dreyfuss, 1947-, Hector Elizondo, 1936-, Amy Irving, 1953-, Marsha Mason, 1942-, Alfred Molina, 1953-, Kerry Shale, 1958-, Joe Spano, 1946- and JoBeth Williams, 1948- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1968, originally published 1968), 1 hour 40 mins
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The Price
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written by Arthur Miller, 1915-2005 (1968); directed by Martin Jenkins; performed by Richard Dreyfuss, 1947-, Harris Yulin, 1937- and Amy Irving, 1953- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1997, originally published 1997), 1 hour 50 mins
Arthur Miller's deeply moving drama reunites two long estranged middle-aged brothers. Nostalgia and recrimination erupt as they sell off an attic full of furniture, their last link to a family and a world that no longer exist. This 1968 classic is a wrenching saga of plaintive gestures and missed opportunities.
written by Arthur Miller, 1915-2005 (1968); directed by Martin Jenkins; performed by Richard Dreyfuss, 1947-, Harris Yulin, 1937- and Amy Irving, 1953- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1997, originally published 1997), 1 hour 50 mins
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