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Advice to Actors
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directed by John Musilli, 1936-1991; produced by Dan Gallagher, fl. 1963, Columbia Broadcasting System (Creative Arts Television, 1966), 27 mins
"Actors Murray Hamilton, James Earl Jones, Jack Klugman and Rip Torn give advice to young and would-be actors. Themes: the lack of good roles, the place of television, Hollywood vs. Broadway, the importance of regional theater, and the necessary mobility of an actor, and about why they went into acting and why the...
directed by John Musilli, 1936-1991; produced by Dan Gallagher, fl. 1963, Columbia Broadcasting System (Creative Arts Television, 1966), 27 mins
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Ages of Man
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written by Sir John Gielgud, 1904-2000; directed by Paul Bogart, 1919-2012; performed by Sir John Gielgud, 1904-2000 (Toronto, ON: Entertainment One Ltd., 1966), 1 hour 44 mins
This program features a performance of the one-man show Ages of Man by actor Sir John Gielgud, which consists of a series of speeches from Shakespeare’s plays that are organized to show the journey of life from birth through death.
written by Sir John Gielgud, 1904-2000; directed by Paul Bogart, 1919-2012; performed by Sir John Gielgud, 1904-2000 (Toronto, ON: Entertainment One Ltd., 1966), 1 hour 44 mins
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The Alchemist
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written by Ben Jonson, 1573-1637; directed by Nick Havinga, fl. 1964-1996; produced by Sig Moglen, fl. 1964-1996, Columbia Broadcasting System; performed by James Cahill, fl. 1964-1989, John Heffernan, 1934-, Roy Scheider, 1932-2008, Dennis Longwell, fl. 1964, Philip Minor, 1927-1991, Rex Robbins, 1935-2003 and Mario Siletti, 1897-1977 (Creative Arts Television, 1964), 29 mins
"Excerpts from Ben Jonson's 17th century "comedy of humors" -- "The Alchemist" --in which a con man with a "philosopher's stone" dupes respectable but greedy members of the establishment. With the cast of the 1964 off-Broadway production. With James Cahill, John Heffernan, Dennis Longwell, Philip Minor, Rex Robbin...
written by Ben Jonson, 1573-1637; directed by Nick Havinga, fl. 1964-1996; produced by Sig Moglen, fl. 1964-1996, Columbia Broadcasting System; performed by James Cahill, fl. 1964-1989, John Heffernan, 1934-, Roy Scheider, 1932-2008, Dennis Longwell, fl. 1964, Philip Minor, 1927-1991, Rex Robbins, 1935-2003 and Mario Siletti, 1897-1977 (Creative Arts Television, 1964), 29 mins
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American Playwrights at Joseph Papp's Public Theater
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directed by John Musilli, 1936-1991; produced by John Musilli, 1936-1991, Columbia Broadcasting System (Creative Arts Television, 1976), 28 mins
"An exploration of the goals and techniques of Joseph Papp's famous enterprise in New York City, The Public Theater, plus interviews with playwrights David Freeman, John Guare, and Myrna Lamb. Excerpts of their plays are seen as finished productions or works in progress. The plays highlighted are David Freeman's "...
directed by John Musilli, 1936-1991; produced by John Musilli, 1936-1991, Columbia Broadcasting System (Creative Arts Television, 1976), 28 mins
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American Theater Conversations: The Actors Studio
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produced by Columbia Broadcasting System (Creative Arts Television, 1963), 27 mins
"Members of The Actors Studio and The Production Board of the Actors Studio Theater: Geraldine Page, Paul Newman, Frank Corsaro, Michael Wager, Rip Torn, and Fred Stewart discuss their training at The Actors Studio and goals for The Actors Studio Theater. 1963."
produced by Columbia Broadcasting System (Creative Arts Television, 1963), 27 mins
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Anaïs Nin: Her Diary
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directed by Nick Havinga, fl. 1964-1996; produced by Dan Gallagher, fl. 1963, Columbia Broadcasting System (Creative Arts Television, 1966), 27 mins
"Anais Nin, filmed at the point in her life when she was passing from being a bohemian writer to being a widely read figure taken up by a new generation, reads selections from volume one of her just (1966) published Diary. This diary eventually went into many volumes and through its brutal honesty made her somethi...
directed by Nick Havinga, fl. 1964-1996; produced by Dan Gallagher, fl. 1963, Columbia Broadcasting System (Creative Arts Television, 1966), 27 mins
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Andrei Serban at work
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directed by John Musilli, 1936-1991; produced by John Musilli, 1936-1991, Columbia Broadcasting System (Creative Arts Television, 1978), 28 mins
"Exploration of the remarkable career of composer Elizabeth Swados, with performance examples. She is interviewed by theater critic Margaret Croyden. Swados as artist, and participant in some of the most unusual theater projects of the decade. With the cast members from "Runaways": Leonard Brown, Jossie De Guzman,...
directed by John Musilli, 1936-1991; produced by John Musilli, 1936-1991, Columbia Broadcasting System (Creative Arts Television, 1978), 28 mins
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Andrei Serban's Medea and Electra
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directed by Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013; produced by Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013, Columbia Broadcasting System (Creative Arts Television, 1974), 29 mins
"Excerpts from the production at La Mama Experimental Theater Club (New York City) of Andrei Serban's interpretation of the classic dramas "Electra" and "Medea" with music by Elizabeth Swados. Theater critic Margaret Croyden provides introductions and commentary. The language of the plays combines Latin, Greek and...
directed by Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013; produced by Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013, Columbia Broadcasting System (Creative Arts Television, 1974), 29 mins
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Andrei Serban's The Trojan Women
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directed by Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013; produced by Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013, Columbia Broadcasting System (Creative Arts Television, 1974), 27 mins
"Excerpts from the production at La Mama Experimental Theater Club (New York City) of Andrei Serban's interpretation of the classic drama "The Trojan Women" by Euripides, with music by Elizabeth Swados. Theater critic Margaret Croyden provides introductions and commentary. She describes this production as "epic op...
directed by Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013; produced by Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013, Columbia Broadcasting System (Creative Arts Television, 1974), 27 mins
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Arthur Miller and Israel Horovitz Discuss Theater
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directed by Ralph Curtis, fl. 1965-1970; produced by Ralph Curtis, fl. 1965-1970, Columbia Broadcasting System (Creative Arts Television, 1970), 28 mins
"Conversation between the eminent playwright Arthur Miller and the younger successful writer Israel Horovitz about theater, the writer, playwriting and politics, and the responsibility of the playwright to society. Miller is a Pulitzer Prize-winning author ("The Crucible", "All My Sons", "Death of a Salesman", etc...
directed by Ralph Curtis, fl. 1965-1970; produced by Ralph Curtis, fl. 1965-1970, Columbia Broadcasting System (Creative Arts Television, 1970), 28 mins
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