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Absent Forever
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written by John R. Hopkins, 1931-1998 (1987); directed by Peggy Shannon; performed by John de Lancie, 1948-, Kaitlin Hopkins, 1964-, Shirley Knight, 1936-, Al Ruscio, 1924- and Jennifer Warren, 1941- (L. A. Theatre Works, 1991, originally published 1991), 1 hour 28 mins, 87 page(s)
A bright and politically-engaged college student goes missing after a demonstration turns violent. But as her grieving mother begins her search, she uncovers a dark side to her daughter which she never knew existed.
written by John R. Hopkins, 1931-1998 (1987); directed by Peggy Shannon; performed by John de Lancie, 1948-, Kaitlin Hopkins, 1964-, Shirley Knight, 1936-, Al Ruscio, 1924- and Jennifer Warren, 1941- (L. A. Theatre Works, 1991, originally published 1991), 1 hour 28 mins, 87 page(s)
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American Dreams
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written by Velina Hasu Houston, 1957- (1984); directed by Peggy Shannon; performed by Mary Bond Davis, Yvonne Farrow, Bonnie Oda Homsey, Peter A. Jacobs, Carl Lumbly, 1952-, Vonetta McGee, 1945-2010, Don Reed, 1959-, Charlie Robinson and Patricia Ayame Thompson (L. A. Theatre Works, 1991, originally published 1991), 1 hour 46 mins, 106 page(s)
After World War II, an African-American war vet brings home his Japanese bride. The family must learn to be tolerant of their new family member, while dealing with prejudice in the outside world.
written by Velina Hasu Houston, 1957- (1984); directed by Peggy Shannon; performed by Mary Bond Davis, Yvonne Farrow, Bonnie Oda Homsey, Peter A. Jacobs, Carl Lumbly, 1952-, Vonetta McGee, 1945-2010, Don Reed, 1959-, Charlie Robinson and Patricia Ayame Thompson (L. A. Theatre Works, 1991, originally published 1991), 1 hour 46 mins, 106 page(s)
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Gulf War and Black
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written by Joyce Carol Oates, 1938- (1991); directed by Peggy Shannon; performed by Ed Asner, 1929-, Stephanie Dunnam, 1959-, Nan Martin, 1927-2010, Joe Spano, 1946- and Rif Hutton (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2009, originally published 1991), 1 hour 31 mins
An affluent young couple entertains an older couple for an evening of cocktails and politics during the Gulf War. But as the evening continues, the conversation take a bizarre and absurd tone.
written by Joyce Carol Oates, 1938- (1991); directed by Peggy Shannon; performed by Ed Asner, 1929-, Stephanie Dunnam, 1959-, Nan Martin, 1927-2010, Joe Spano, 1946- and Rif Hutton (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2009, originally published 1991), 1 hour 31 mins
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My Visits with MGM
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written by Edit Villarreal (1989); directed by Peggy Shannon; performed by Yolanda Lloyd, Rubén Sierra, 1947-1998, Tony Plana, 1952-, Rose Portillo, 1953- and Renee Victor (L. A. Theatre Works, 2012, originally published 1992), 1 hour 26 mins, 86 page(s)
A wistful look back at a young Hispanic woman’s “MGM” which stands for “My Grandmama”. The narrator often channels “MGM” for advice as she tries to succeed as a second-generation American.
written by Edit Villarreal (1989); directed by Peggy Shannon; performed by Yolanda Lloyd, Rubén Sierra, 1947-1998, Tony Plana, 1952-, Rose Portillo, 1953- and Renee Victor (L. A. Theatre Works, 2012, originally published 1992), 1 hour 26 mins, 86 page(s)
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Pericles, Prince of Tyre
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written by William Shakespeare, 1564-1616 (1608); directed by Peggy Shannon; composed by Gerald Sternbach, fl. 1980; performed by Akuyoe Graham, Phyllis Applegate, Patti Austin, 1948-, David Downing, Judyann Elder, 1948-, Bennet Guillory, Rif Hutton, Bob Devin Jones, 1954-, Ted Lange, 1948-, Eugene Lee, Carl Lumbly, 1952-, Don Reed, 1959-, Michele Lamar Richards, 1954-, Don Willis, 1933-2006, Mary Bond Davis, Edie Lehmann Bodickker, 1957- and Raymond Patterson (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1991, originally published 1608), 2 hours 9 mins
Pericles is at the palace of Antioch with King Antiochus to solve the riddle that will win the King's daughter's hand in marriage. They are surrounded by the heads of men who have died trying before him. Pericles solves the riddle, learning the terrible truth about the incestuous relationship between the Princess...
written by William Shakespeare, 1564-1616 (1608); directed by Peggy Shannon; composed by Gerald Sternbach, fl. 1980; performed by Akuyoe Graham, Phyllis Applegate, Patti Austin, 1948-, David Downing, Judyann Elder, 1948-, Bennet Guillory, Rif Hutton, Bob Devin Jones, 1954-, Ted Lange, 1948-, Eugene Lee, Carl Lumbly, 1952-, Don Reed, 1959-, Michele Lamar Richards, 1954-, Don Willis, 1933-2006, Mary Bond Davis, Edie Lehmann Bodickker, 1957- and Raymond Patterson (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1991, originally published 1608), 2 hours 9 mins
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