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The Widowing Of Mrs. Holroyd
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written by D. H. Lawrence, 1885-1930; directed by Arvin Brown, 1940- and John J. Desmond, fl. 1960-1988; produced by Jac Venza, fl. 1962-2005, Long Wharf Theatre, New Haven, CT and WNET Channel 13, New York, NY; performed by Veronica Castang, 1938-1988, Frank Converse, 1938-, Joyce Ebert, 1933-1997, Geraldine Fitzgerald, 1913-2005, Roberta Maxwell, 1942- and Rex Robbins, 1935-2003 (Broadway Theatre Archive, 1974), 1 hour 56 mins
This is a performance of D.H. Lawrence's The Widowing of Mrs. Holroyd directed by John Desmond and Arvin Brown.
written by D. H. Lawrence, 1885-1930; directed by Arvin Brown, 1940- and John J. Desmond, fl. 1960-1988; produced by Jac Venza, fl. 1962-2005, Long Wharf Theatre, New Haven, CT and WNET Channel 13, New York, NY; performed by Veronica Castang, 1938-1988, Frank Converse, 1938-, Joyce Ebert, 1933-1997, Geraldine Fitzgerald, 1913-2005, Roberta Maxwell, 1942- and Rex Robbins, 1935-2003 (Broadway Theatre Archive, 1974), 1 hour 56 mins
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Performance, Season 1 of 6, Uncle Vanya
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written by Anton Chekhov, 1860-1904; directed by Gregory Mosher, 1949-; designed by Lyn Avery, fl. 1988; produced by Simon Curtis, 1960-, British Broadcasting Corporation; performed by David Warner, 1941-, Sir Ian Holm, 1931-, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, 1958-, Ian Bannen, 1928-1999, Rebecca Pidgeon, 1965-, Rachel Kempson, 1910-2003, Sandra Voe, 1936- and Roger Hammond, 1936-2012, in Performance, Season 1 of 6 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1991), 2 hours 10 mins
A presentation of David Mamet's adaptation of Chekov's "Uncle Vanya," a turn-of-the-century tale of a beautiful woman's devastating effect on a serene Russian household. This 1991 broadcast was the first presentation of TV series "Performance" produced by British Broadcasting Corporation.
written by Anton Chekhov, 1860-1904; directed by Gregory Mosher, 1949-; designed by Lyn Avery, fl. 1988; produced by Simon Curtis, 1960-, British Broadcasting Corporation; performed by David Warner, 1941-, Sir Ian Holm, 1931-, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, 1958-, Ian Bannen, 1928-1999, Rebecca Pidgeon, 1965-, Rachel Kempson, 1910-2003, Sandra Voe, 1936- and Roger Hammond, 1936-2012, in Performance, Season 1 of 6 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1991), 2 hours 10 mins
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Hamlet
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written by William Shakespeare, 1564-1616; directed by Kevin Kline, 1947- and Kirk Browning, 1921-2008; produced by Kimberly Myers, fl. 1980-2009, WNET Channel 13, New York, NY and New York Shakespeare Festival; performed by Peter Francis James, 1956-, Dana Ivey, 1941-, Brian Murray, 1937-, Josef Sommer, 1934-, Michael Cumpsty, 1960-, Diane Venora, 1952-, Kevin Kline, 1947-, MacIntyre Dixon, 1931-, Rene Rivera, fl. 1988-2010 and Bill Camp, fl. 1990-2010 (New York, NY: Broadway Theatre Archive, 1990), 2 hours 49 mins
This is a performance of William Shakespeare's Hamlet directed by Kevin Kline.
written by William Shakespeare, 1564-1616; directed by Kevin Kline, 1947- and Kirk Browning, 1921-2008; produced by Kimberly Myers, fl. 1980-2009, WNET Channel 13, New York, NY and New York Shakespeare Festival; performed by Peter Francis James, 1956-, Dana Ivey, 1941-, Brian Murray, 1937-, Josef Sommer, 1934-, Michael Cumpsty, 1960-, Diane Venora, 1952-, Kevin Kline, 1947-, MacIntyre Dixon, 1931-, Rene Rivera, fl. 1988-2010 and Bill Camp, fl. 1990-2010 (New York, NY: Broadway Theatre Archive, 1990), 2 hours 49 mins
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Our Town
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written by Thornton Wilder, 1897-1975; directed by Kirk Browning, 1921-2008; produced by Michael Brandman, fl. 1976, Brandman Productions, US, Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts and WNET Channel 13, New York, NY; performed by Spalding Gray, 1941-2004, James Rebhorn, 1948-2014, Frances Conroy, 1953-, Roberta Maxwell, 1942-, Penelope Ann Miller, 1964-, Eric Stoltz, 1961-, Shane Culkin, 1976-, Tom Brennan, 1926-2013, Lydia Kelly, fl. 1989-2010, Peter Maloney, 1944-, Jeff Weiss, 1938-, Rod McLachlan, Bill Alton, 1924-1998 and Marcell Rosenblatt, fl. 1980-2007 (New York, NY: Mastervision, 1988), 1 hour 44 mins

Thornton Wilder was unhappy with the 1940 film and 1957 musical versions of Our Town. Before his death, in 1975, he worked with producer Saul Jaffe and director George Schaefer in an attempt to leave behind a definitive version of his masterpiece. The result of that collaboration was broadcast on NBC in 1977, feat...

written by Thornton Wilder, 1897-1975; directed by Kirk Browning, 1921-2008; produced by Michael Brandman, fl. 1976, Brandman Productions, US, Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts and WNET Channel 13, New York, NY; performed by Spalding Gray, 1941-2004, James Rebhorn, 1948-2014, Frances Conroy, 1953-, Roberta Maxwell, 1942-, Penelope Ann Miller, 1964-, Eric Stoltz, 1961-, Shane Culkin, 1976-, Tom Brennan, 1926-2013, Lydia Kelly, fl. 1989-2010, Peter Maloney, 1944-, Jeff Weiss, 1938-, Rod McLachlan, Bill Alton, 1924-1998 and Marcell Rosenblatt, fl. 1980-2007 (New York, NY: Mastervision, 1988), 1 hour 44 mins
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Theater in America, Zalmen or The Madness of God
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written by Elie Wiesel, 1928-2016; directed by Peter Levin, fl. 1967 and Alan Schneider, 1917-1984; produced by Ken Campbell, 1941-2008; performed by Joseph Wiseman, 1918-2009, Richard Bauer, 1939-1999, Robert Prosky, 1930-2008, Sanford Seeger, 1911-1991, Leib Lensky, 1903-1991, Michael Mertz, fl. 1975, David Reinhardsen, 1949-, Glenn Taylor, fl. 1975, Dianne Wiest, 1948-, Gary Bayer, 1944- and John Koch, fl. 1956, in Theater in America (New York, NY: BroadwayHD, 1975), 1 hour 59 mins
From Elie Wiesel, one of the most important voices of our time, comes Zalmen or the Madness of God. Set in post-Stalinist Russia in a synagogue on the eve of an appearance by a Western acting troupe, Zalmen has been described as a cry of anguish about the collective guilt of "the silent." The Play was written aft...
written by Elie Wiesel, 1928-2016; directed by Peter Levin, fl. 1967 and Alan Schneider, 1917-1984; produced by Ken Campbell, 1941-2008; performed by Joseph Wiseman, 1918-2009, Richard Bauer, 1939-1999, Robert Prosky, 1930-2008, Sanford Seeger, 1911-1991, Leib Lensky, 1903-1991, Michael Mertz, fl. 1975, David Reinhardsen, 1949-, Glenn Taylor, fl. 1975, Dianne Wiest, 1948-, Gary Bayer, 1944- and John Koch, fl. 1956, in Theater in America (New York, NY: BroadwayHD, 1975), 1 hour 59 mins
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Theater in America, The Prince of Homburg
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written by Heinrich Von Kleist; directed by Kirk Browning, 1921-2008 and Robert Kalfin, 1933-; produced by Lindsay Law, fl. 1976-1997; performed by Frank Langella, 1938-, George Morfogen, 1933-, K. Lype O'Dell, fl. 1976, M'el Dowd, 1933-2001, Randy Danson, 1950-, Robert Einenkel, fl. 1976-2005, Frank Anderson, 1939-, William Myers, 1921-1995, Jon Peter Benson, fl. 1976, Roger De Koven, 1907-1988 and Larry Swansen, 1930-2009, in Theater in America (New York, NY: BroadwayHD, 1977), 1 hour 58 mins
Written in 1811, shortly before his suicide at the age of 34, Heinrich Von Kleist's "The Price of Homburg" is a strangely haunting drama based of a 17th century story about a Prussian nobleman who, in disobeying military orders, is sentenced to death, but nevertheless defeats the invading Swedish forces. Von Kleis...
written by Heinrich Von Kleist; directed by Kirk Browning, 1921-2008 and Robert Kalfin, 1933-; produced by Lindsay Law, fl. 1976-1997; performed by Frank Langella, 1938-, George Morfogen, 1933-, K. Lype O'Dell, fl. 1976, M'el Dowd, 1933-2001, Randy Danson, 1950-, Robert Einenkel, fl. 1976-2005, Frank Anderson, 1939-, William Myers, 1921-1995, Jon Peter Benson, fl. 1976, Roger De Koven, 1907-1988 and Larry Swansen, 1930-2009, in Theater in America (New York, NY: BroadwayHD, 1977), 1 hour 58 mins
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