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30 Minutes, Mister Plummer
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directed by Anne Claire Poirier, 1932-; produced by Jacques Bobet, 1919-1996, National Film Board of Canada (Montréal, QC: National Film Board of Canada, 1963), 27 mins
This short documentary profiles Canadian actor Christopher Plummer of the Shakespearean Theater, best known as The Sound of Music’s Captain von Trapp. In his dressing room, Plummer dons his make-up and prepares to enter stage as Cyrano de Bergerac (from the play written by Edmond Rostand).
directed by Anne Claire Poirier, 1932-; produced by Jacques Bobet, 1919-1996, National Film Board of Canada (Montréal, QC: National Film Board of Canada, 1963), 27 mins
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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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Abundance
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written by Beth Henley, 1952- (1989); directed by Gordon House; performed by Gary Cole, fl. 1988, Amy Madigan, 1948-, Steven Weber, 1961-, JoBeth Williams, 1948- and Ed Begley, Jr., 1949- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1991, originally published 1991), 1 hour 44 mins
A poignant but unromanticized story of the hard lives of pioneers on the high plains of Wyoming in the 1860's. Macon and Bess are two mail-order brides, lured to the West by the promise of new beginnings through marriage to men they’ve never met. While waiting for their respective husbands-to-be, one bubbling wi...
written by Beth Henley, 1952- (1989); directed by Gordon House; performed by Gary Cole, fl. 1988, Amy Madigan, 1948-, Steven Weber, 1961-, JoBeth Williams, 1948- and Ed Begley, Jr., 1949- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1991, originally published 1991), 1 hour 44 mins
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The Actor Retires
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written by Bruce Norris (1992); directed by Mary Zimmerman, 1960-; performed by Bruce Norris, D. W. Moffett, 1954-, Lucy Childs, Christopher Donahue, Kevin Hurley, Amy Morton, fl. 1983-2009, Susan Nussbaum and William L. Petersen, 1953- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1992, originally published 1992), 57 mins
Steppenwolf Theatre Company playwright and actor Bruce Norris presents a hilarious comedy in which an actor decides to end his career, burn his headshots and resumés, and become a serious furniture maker.
written by Bruce Norris (1992); directed by Mary Zimmerman, 1960-; performed by Bruce Norris, D. W. Moffett, 1954-, Lucy Childs, Christopher Donahue, Kevin Hurley, Amy Morton, fl. 1983-2009, Susan Nussbaum and William L. Petersen, 1953- (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1992, originally published 1992), 57 mins
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Actor’s Notes, Acting from Stage to Screen
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directed by Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010; produced by Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010, Neil Bregman, 1954- and Jennifer Dale, 1956-; interview by Jennifer Dale, 1956-, in Actor’s Notes (Ottawa, ON: Sound Venture, 2004), 25 mins
This 2004 episode of Actor's Notes with host Jennifer Dale features Diane D'Aquila, Peter Hutt, and Tom McCamus.
directed by Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010; produced by Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010, Neil Bregman, 1954- and Jennifer Dale, 1956-; interview by Jennifer Dale, 1956-, in Actor’s Notes (Ottawa, ON: Sound Venture, 2004), 25 mins
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Actor’s Notes, Acting in Comedy
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directed by Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010; produced by Neil Bregman, 1954-, Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010 and Jennifer Dale, 1956-; interview by Jennifer Dale, 1956-, in Actor’s Notes (Ottawa, ON: Sound Venture, 2004), 24 mins
This 2004 episode of Actor’s Notes with host Jennifer Dale features Steve Smith, Jessica Holmes, Rod Beattie, and Patrick McKenna on comedy.
directed by Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010; produced by Neil Bregman, 1954-, Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010 and Jennifer Dale, 1956-; interview by Jennifer Dale, 1956-, in Actor’s Notes (Ottawa, ON: Sound Venture, 2004), 24 mins
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Actor’s Notes, Acting in Film
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directed by Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010; produced by Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010, Neil Bregman, 1954- and Jennifer Dale, 1956-; interview by Jennifer Dale, 1956-, in Actor’s Notes (Ottawa, ON: Sound Venture, 2004), 24 mins
This 2004 episode of Actor’s Notes with host Jennifer Dale features Arsinee Khanjian, Wendy Crewson, Daniel MacIvor, and Rebecca Jenkins on acting in film.
directed by Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010; produced by Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010, Neil Bregman, 1954- and Jennifer Dale, 1956-; interview by Jennifer Dale, 1956-, in Actor’s Notes (Ottawa, ON: Sound Venture, 2004), 24 mins
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Actor’s Notes, Acting in Musicals
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directed by Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010; produced by Neil Bregman, 1954- and Jennifer Dale, 1956-; interview by Jennifer Dale, 1956-, in Actor’s Notes (Ottawa, ON: Sound Venture, 2004), 24 mins
This 2004 episode of Actor’s Notes with host Jennifer Dale features Arsinee Khanjian, Rick Fox, Juan Chioran, and Cynthia Dale on acting in musicals.
directed by Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010; produced by Neil Bregman, 1954- and Jennifer Dale, 1956-; interview by Jennifer Dale, 1956-, in Actor’s Notes (Ottawa, ON: Sound Venture, 2004), 24 mins
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Actor’s Notes, Acting in Shakespeare
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directed by Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010; produced by Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010, Neil Bregman, 1954- and Jennifer Dale, 1956-; interview by Jennifer Dale, 1956-, in Actor’s Notes (Ottawa, ON: Sound Venture, 2004), 24 mins
This 2004 episode of Actor's Notes with host Jennifer Dale features Tara Rosling, Tom McCamus, Diane D'Aquila, and Rae Ellen Bodie on performing Shakespeare.
directed by Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010; produced by Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010, Neil Bregman, 1954- and Jennifer Dale, 1956-; interview by Jennifer Dale, 1956-, in Actor’s Notes (Ottawa, ON: Sound Venture, 2004), 24 mins
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Actor’s Notes, Acting in Television Series
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directed by Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010; produced by Jennifer Dale, 1956-, Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010 and Neil Bregman, 1954-; interview by Jennifer Dale, 1956-, in Actor’s Notes (Ottawa, ON: Sound Venture, 2004), 24 mins
This 2004 episode of Actor's Notes with host Jennifer Dale features Geraint Wyn Davies, Ron Lea, Julie Stewart, and Sherry Miller talking about their craft.
directed by Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010; produced by Jennifer Dale, 1956-, Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010 and Neil Bregman, 1954-; interview by Jennifer Dale, 1956-, in Actor’s Notes (Ottawa, ON: Sound Venture, 2004), 24 mins
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