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Track 22 of 31: Act 2 Scene 1
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written by James Goldman, 1927-1998 (1964); directed by Rosalind Ayres, 1946-; performed by Lars Carlson, Kathleen Chalfant, 1945-, Kevin Daniels, 1976-, Spencer Garrett, 1963-, Laurel Moglen, Alfred Molina, 1953- and Steven Sutcliffe; in The Lion in Winter (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1966, originally published 1966), 3 mins
Back stabbing, spying, double crossing, and rampant infidelity – a typical family Christmas. Typical, that is, for the Plantagenets. James Goldman’s brilliant historical drama pits King Henry II of England against the strong-willed Eleanor of Aquitaine.
written by James Goldman, 1927-1998 (1964); directed by Rosalind Ayres, 1946-; performed by Lars Carlson, Kathleen Chalfant, 1945-, Kevin Daniels, 1976-, Spencer Garrett, 1963-, Laurel Moglen, Alfred Molina, 1953- and Steven Sutcliffe; in The Lion in Winter (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1966, originally published 1966), 3 mins
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written by William Shakespeare, 1564-1616 (1607); directed by Martin Jarvis, 1941-; performed by Josh Cooke, 1979-, JD Cullum, 1966-, Dan Donohue, Jeannie Elias, 1954-, Chuma Hunter-Gault, James Marsters, 1962-, Jon Matthews, Alan Shearman, André Sogliuzzo, 1966-, Kate Steele, Kristoffer Tabori, 1952- and Joanne Whalley, 1964-; in Macbeth (L. A. Theatre Works, 2011, originally published 2011), 3 mins
Infamously known as the cursed Scottish play, Macbeth is perhaps Shakespeare’s darkest tragedy. When General Macbeth is foretold by three witches that he will one day be King of Scotland, Lady Macbeth convinces him to get rid of anyone who could stand in his way – including committing regicide. As Macbeth asce...
written by William Shakespeare, 1564-1616 (1607); directed by Martin Jarvis, 1941-; performed by Josh Cooke, 1979-, JD Cullum, 1966-, Dan Donohue, Jeannie Elias, 1954-, Chuma Hunter-Gault, James Marsters, 1962-, Jon Matthews, Alan Shearman, André Sogliuzzo, 1966-, Kate Steele, Kristoffer Tabori, 1952- and Joanne Whalley, 1964-; in Macbeth (L. A. Theatre Works, 2011, originally published 2011), 3 mins
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Major Barbara
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written by George Bernard Shaw, 1856-1950 (1905); directed by Dakin Matthews, 1943-; performed by Roger Rees, 1944-, JB Blanc, 1969-, Kate Burton, 1957-, Matthew Gaydos, Brian George, 1952-, Hamish Linklater, 1976-, Henri Lubatti, Russell Soder, Amelia White, 1954-, Missy Yager and Sarah Zimmerman (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2008, originally published 1907), 1 hour 48 mins
Barbara is a Major in the Salvation Army - but she's also the daughter of Andrew Undershaft, a man who's made millions from the sale of weapons of war. The real battle however, rages between the devilish father and his idealistic daughter as the question is posed: does salvation come through faith or finance? This...
written by George Bernard Shaw, 1856-1950 (1905); directed by Dakin Matthews, 1943-; performed by Roger Rees, 1944-, JB Blanc, 1969-, Kate Burton, 1957-, Matthew Gaydos, Brian George, 1952-, Hamish Linklater, 1976-, Henri Lubatti, Russell Soder, Amelia White, 1954-, Missy Yager and Sarah Zimmerman (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2008, originally published 1907), 1 hour 48 mins
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Track 16 of 30
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written by George Bernard Shaw, 1856-1950 (1909); directed by Eric Simonson, 1960-; performed by Roger Rees, 1944-, Tom Beyer, Joy Gregory, W. Morgan Sheppard, 1934-, Eric Stoltz, 1961-, Victoria Tennant, 1950-, Serena Scott Thomas, 1961-, Tegan West and Douglas Weston; in Misalliance (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1917, originally published 1917), 3 mins
Taking place on a single day in May 1909, a self-made millionaire and his family invite their future nobleman-in-law for a visit to their estate in Surrey, England. In this delightfully clever play, issues of gender, class, politics and family are all targets for Shaw’s keen wit.
written by George Bernard Shaw, 1856-1950 (1909); directed by Eric Simonson, 1960-; performed by Roger Rees, 1944-, Tom Beyer, Joy Gregory, W. Morgan Sheppard, 1934-, Eric Stoltz, 1961-, Victoria Tennant, 1950-, Serena Scott Thomas, 1961-, Tegan West and Douglas Weston; in Misalliance (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1917, originally published 1917), 3 mins
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Track 6 of 30: Act One
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written by Molière, 1622-1673 (1666); directed by Charles Newell; performed by Harry Althaus, Amy Farrington, Bradford Farwell, Sean Fortunato, David Frutkoff, Kevin Gudahl, Ora Jones, Chad Kelderman, John Reeger, Hollis Resnik, 1955- and Larry Yando; in The Misanthrope (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1996, originally published 1996), 5 mins
Razor-sharp wit inflames a competitive game of survival in the salons of 17th century France where, in this world of "finest appearances," one man's blunt honesty shatters his society's delicate web of manners. Often considered to be Moliere's Hamlet, The Misanthrope is a wickedly scathing satire.
written by Molière, 1622-1673 (1666); directed by Charles Newell; performed by Harry Althaus, Amy Farrington, Bradford Farwell, Sean Fortunato, David Frutkoff, Kevin Gudahl, Ora Jones, Chad Kelderman, John Reeger, Hollis Resnik, 1955- and Larry Yando; in The Misanthrope (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1996, originally published 1996), 5 mins
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Moving Bodies
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written by Arthur Girón, 1937- (2000); directed by Rosalind Ayres, 1946-; performed by Emily Bergl, 1975-, Jessica Chastain, 1977-, Jill Gascoine, 1937-, Matthew Gaydos, Harry Groener, 1951-, Arye Gross, Mark Harelik, Kathryn Hahn, 1974-, Katharine Leonard, Mary McGowan, Alec Medlock, 1990-, Jenny O'Hara, 1942-, Raphael Sbarge, 1964-, Joe Spano, 1946- and John Vickery (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2008, originally published 2008), 1 hour 52 mins
MOVING BODIES is a chronicle of the brilliant life of Nobel Prize-winning scientist and mathematician Richard Feynman. From his integral role in the development of the atomic bomb to his controversial testimony in front of the Rogers Commission investigating the Challenger disaster Richard Feynman cast a long shad...
written by Arthur Girón, 1937- (2000); directed by Rosalind Ayres, 1946-; performed by Emily Bergl, 1975-, Jessica Chastain, 1977-, Jill Gascoine, 1937-, Matthew Gaydos, Harry Groener, 1951-, Arye Gross, Mark Harelik, Kathryn Hahn, 1974-, Katharine Leonard, Mary McGowan, Alec Medlock, 1990-, Jenny O'Hara, 1942-, Raphael Sbarge, 1964-, Joe Spano, 1946- and John Vickery (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2008, originally published 2008), 1 hour 52 mins
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Neat
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written by Charlayne Woodard, 1953- (2001); directed by Stuart K. Robinson; performed by Charlayne Woodard, 1953- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2001, originally published 2001), 1 hour 44 mins
In NEAT, Obie Award-Winning writer/performer Charlayne Woodard shares her memories of growing up black in America in the '60s and '70s. Weaving magic, Woodard takes us from Savannah, Georgia to Albany, New York with engaging humor and sharp insight.
written by Charlayne Woodard, 1953- (2001); directed by Stuart K. Robinson; performed by Charlayne Woodard, 1953- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2001, originally published 2001), 1 hour 44 mins
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written by David Ives, 1950- (2009); directed by Rosalind Ayres, 1946-; performed by Ed Asner, 1929-, Richard Easton, 1933-, Andrea Gabriel, 1978-, Arye Gross, Amy Pietz, 1969-, James Wagner and Matt Wolf, 1972-; in New Jerusalem: The Interrogation of Baruch de Spinoza at Talmud Torah Congregation, Amsterdam, July 27, 1656 (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2012, originally published 2011), 4 mins
As a young Jewish man in 17th century Amsterdam, Baruch de Spinoza excelled as a theological student; but as he encountered free-thinking Protestants, atheists, and radicals in this relatively tolerant city, he began to question his religion and the nature of God. As a result, he was branded a heretic and faced ex...
written by David Ives, 1950- (2009); directed by Rosalind Ayres, 1946-; performed by Ed Asner, 1929-, Richard Easton, 1933-, Andrea Gabriel, 1978-, Arye Gross, Amy Pietz, 1969-, James Wagner and Matt Wolf, 1972-; in New Jerusalem: The Interrogation of Baruch de Spinoza at Talmud Torah Congregation, Amsterdam, July 27, 1656 (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2012, originally published 2011), 4 mins
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Of One Blood
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written by Andrew White (2009); directed by Andrew White; performed by Macon McCalman, 1932-2005, Lee Arenberg, 1962-, Arye Gross, Bruce Norris, David Schwimmer, 1966-, Joey Slotnick, 1968-, Brian Wesley Thomas, Renee Victor, Valierie Landsburg, 1958-, John Cothran, Jr., 1947- and Judyann Elder, 1948- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2010, originally published 2006), 1 hour 23 mins
Of One Blood is a poignant and disturbing play about the infamous murder of three civil rights workers - James Chaney, Andrew Goodman, and Michael Schwerner - in Mississippi in 1964. The broadcast includes an interview with Rita Bender, Michael Schwerner's wife in 1964.
written by Andrew White (2009); directed by Andrew White; performed by Macon McCalman, 1932-2005, Lee Arenberg, 1962-, Arye Gross, Bruce Norris, David Schwimmer, 1966-, Joey Slotnick, 1968-, Brian Wesley Thomas, Renee Victor, Valierie Landsburg, 1958-, John Cothran, Jr., 1947- and Judyann Elder, 1948- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2010, originally published 2006), 1 hour 23 mins
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Track 17 of 38: Act 2, cont'd
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written by Austin Pendelton (1999); directed by Rosalind Ayres, 1946-; performed by Glenne Headly, 1955-2017, Martin Jarvis, 1941-, Simon Templeman, Robert Machray, 1945- and John Judd; in Orson's Shadow (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2004, originally published 2004), 5 mins
Sir Laurence Olivier. Orson Welles. Vivien Leigh. Joan Plowright. Kenneth Tynan. When these champions of the theatre get together to rehearse Ionesco’s Rhinoceros, mere mortals best step aside. With lightning wit and scathing insight into the true nature of genius, Austin Pendleton’s new play opens the private...
written by Austin Pendelton (1999); directed by Rosalind Ayres, 1946-; performed by Glenne Headly, 1955-2017, Martin Jarvis, 1941-, Simon Templeman, Robert Machray, 1945- and John Judd; in Orson's Shadow (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 2004, originally published 2004), 5 mins
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