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All My Sons
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written by Arthur Miller, 1915-2005 (1947); directed by Nick Olcott; performed by Julie Harris, 1925-2013, James Farentino, 1938-, Arye Gross, Naomi Jacobson, Barbara Klein, Paul Morella, Michaeleen O'Neil, Nathan Taylor, 2002-, Jerry Whiddon and Mitchell Herbert (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1974, originally published 1974), 1 hour 43 mins
World War II is over and a family, mourning a son missing in action, plants a memorial tree and tries to go on with their lives. A storm blows down the tree and a devastating family secret is uprooted, setting the characters on a terrifying journey towards truth. A classic American drama.
written by Arthur Miller, 1915-2005 (1947); directed by Nick Olcott; performed by Julie Harris, 1925-2013, James Farentino, 1938-, Arye Gross, Naomi Jacobson, Barbara Klein, Paul Morella, Michaeleen O'Neil, Nathan Taylor, 2002-, Jerry Whiddon and Mitchell Herbert (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1974, originally published 1974), 1 hour 43 mins
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Bus Stop
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written by William Inge, 1913-1973 (1955); directed by Nick Olcott; performed by Megan Anderson, 1978-, Terrence Currier, 1934-, Anson Mount, 1973-, Kyle Prue, Lynnie Raybuck, Jefferson A. Russell, Gary Sloan, 1952- and Rachel Miner, 1980- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1955, originally published 1955), 1 hour 27 mins
During a winter storm a busload of weary travelers are forced to shack up at a roadside diner until morning. Inge was renowned for his in-depth character studies, Bus Stop is no exception and offers a warm play about the intersecting lives of eight ordinary people.
written by William Inge, 1913-1973 (1955); directed by Nick Olcott; performed by Megan Anderson, 1978-, Terrence Currier, 1934-, Anson Mount, 1973-, Kyle Prue, Lynnie Raybuck, Jefferson A. Russell, Gary Sloan, 1952- and Rachel Miner, 1980- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1955, originally published 1955), 1 hour 27 mins
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The Heiress
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written by Augustus Goetz, 1899-1957 and Ruth Goetz, 1908-2001 (1948); directed by Nick Olcott; performed by Jane Beard, George Gaynes, 1917-2016, Helen Hedman, Amy Irving, 1953-, Maureen Kerrigan, Marty Lodge, Chris Noth, 1954- and Halo Wines (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1948, originally published 1948), 2 hours 5 mins
This Tony Award-winning play, set in New York City in 1850, centers on painfully shy Catherine and her austere father. When Catherine falls in love with a handsome suitor, her father threatens to disinherit her, convinced that the young man could only be interested in Catherine's fortune. Based on the novel WASHIN...
written by Augustus Goetz, 1899-1957 and Ruth Goetz, 1908-2001 (1948); directed by Nick Olcott; performed by Jane Beard, George Gaynes, 1917-2016, Helen Hedman, Amy Irving, 1953-, Maureen Kerrigan, Marty Lodge, Chris Noth, 1954- and Halo Wines (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1948, originally published 1948), 2 hours 5 mins
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A Lesson Before Dying
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written by Romulus Linney, 1930-2011 (1998); directed by Nick Olcott; performed by Rick Foucheux, Keith Glover, 1966-, Jamahl Marsh, Linda Powell, Jefferson A. Russell, Jerry Whiddon and Beatrice Winde, 1924-2004 (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1998, originally published 1998), 1 hour 25 mins
Based on Ernest J. Gaines' National Book Critics Circle Award-winning novel, A LESSON BEFORE DYING is set in a small Louisiana Cajun community in the late 1940’s. Jefferson, a young illiterate black man, is falsely convicted of murder and is sentenced to death. Grant Wiggins, the plantation schoolteacher, agrees...
written by Romulus Linney, 1930-2011 (1998); directed by Nick Olcott; performed by Rick Foucheux, Keith Glover, 1966-, Jamahl Marsh, Linda Powell, Jefferson A. Russell, Jerry Whiddon and Beatrice Winde, 1924-2004 (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1998, originally published 1998), 1 hour 25 mins
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Seven Days in May
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written by Kristen Sergel (2008); directed by Nick Olcott; performed by Ed Asner, 1929-, Nat Benchley, Kathleen Chalfant, 1945-, Terrence Currier, 1934-, Laura Giannarelli, Michael Goodwin, Helen Hedman, Barbara Klein, Michael Kramer, Amy McWilliams, Kevin Murray, Michael Russotto, Fred Thompson, 1942- and Mitchell Herbert (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2008, originally published 2006), 1 hour 44 mins
The time is the Cold War. The President and Congress have entered into a nuclear disarmament treaty with the Soviet Union. The charismatic chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff believes that the Soviets will not abide by the treaty and he begins to plan a coup, setting the stage for a suspenseful story.
written by Kristen Sergel (2008); directed by Nick Olcott; performed by Ed Asner, 1929-, Nat Benchley, Kathleen Chalfant, 1945-, Terrence Currier, 1934-, Laura Giannarelli, Michael Goodwin, Helen Hedman, Barbara Klein, Michael Kramer, Amy McWilliams, Kevin Murray, Michael Russotto, Fred Thompson, 1942- and Mitchell Herbert (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2008, originally published 2006), 1 hour 44 mins
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