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The Bald Soprano
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written by Eugene Ionesco, 1909-1994; directed by Ron Myrvik, fl. 1976-2010; composed by Martin Kalmanoff, 1920-2007 (1999); conducted by Richard Marshall; produced by Ron Myrvik, fl. 1976-2010 and Richard Marshall, Center for Contemporary Opera, New York, NY; performed by Blaine Hendsbee, fl. 1999, Patricia Dell, fl. 1999, Elem Eley, fl. 1999, Lynn Matthews, fl. 1991-1999, Keith Howard, fl. 1999 and Deborah Massell, fl. 1999, Center for Contemporary Opera (CCO) (The Cinema Guild, 1999), 1 hour 2 mins
The 1950 debut of Eugene Ionesco's The Bald Soprano, a "mixture of social satire, Alice in Wonderland-type logic, verbal delirium and surrealist farce," stirred a sensation in Paris. For the fiftieth anniversary of the Theater of the Absurd's founding work, the piece has been adapted by The Center for Contemporary...
written by Eugene Ionesco, 1909-1994; directed by Ron Myrvik, fl. 1976-2010; composed by Martin Kalmanoff, 1920-2007 (1999); conducted by Richard Marshall; produced by Ron Myrvik, fl. 1976-2010 and Richard Marshall, Center for Contemporary Opera, New York, NY; performed by Blaine Hendsbee, fl. 1999, Patricia Dell, fl. 1999, Elem Eley, fl. 1999, Lynn Matthews, fl. 1991-1999, Keith Howard, fl. 1999 and Deborah Massell, fl. 1999, Center for Contemporary Opera (CCO) (The Cinema Guild, 1999), 1 hour 2 mins
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Freeman
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written by Phillip Hayes Dean, 1931-2014 (1971); directed by Lloyd George Richards; designed by Liz Matus, fl. 1977, Terence Tam Soon, fl. 1982, Jeff Engel, fl. 1971-2003; produced by Barbara Schultz, fl. 1952, Community Television of Southern California. Visions, Los Angeles, CA; performed by Chip Fields, fl. 1987, Louis Gossett, Jr., 1936-, Paulene Myers, 1913-1996, Richard Ward, 1915-1979 and Dick Anthony Williams, 1934-2012 (Broadway Theatre Archive, 1977), 1 hour 27 mins
This is a performance of Phillip Hayes Dean's Freeman directed by Lloyd George Richards.
written by Phillip Hayes Dean, 1931-2014 (1971); directed by Lloyd George Richards; designed by Liz Matus, fl. 1977, Terence Tam Soon, fl. 1982, Jeff Engel, fl. 1971-2003; produced by Barbara Schultz, fl. 1952, Community Television of Southern California. Visions, Los Angeles, CA; performed by Chip Fields, fl. 1987, Louis Gossett, Jr., 1936-, Paulene Myers, 1913-1996, Richard Ward, 1915-1979 and Dick Anthony Williams, 1934-2012 (Broadway Theatre Archive, 1977), 1 hour 27 mins
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My Heart's in the Highlands
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written by William Saroyan, 1908-1981 (1939); directed by Kirk Browning, 1921-2008; designed by Willard Levitas, fl. 1950-1966, Gene Coffin, fl. 1930-1960, Ralph K. Holmes, fl. 1935-1983; produced by Marc Merson, 1931-2013; performed by Eddie Hodges, 1947-, Tamara Daykarhanova, 1892-1980, Nathaniel Frey, 1913-1970, Kevin Coughlin, 1945-1976, Myron McCormick, 1908-1962, Walter Matthau, 1920-2000, Eric Tavaris, fl. 1980-1981, Dianne Ramey, fl. 1958-1963, Terry Carter, 1928-, Griff Evans, fl. 1947-1998, Joe Boland, 1903-1987, Louis Negin, fl. 1957-2001, Beatrice Ruth, fl. 1952-1960 and Allan Lindstrom, fl. 1960 (Broadway Theatre Archive, 1960), 1 hour 17 mins
This is a performance of William Saroyan's My Heart's in the Highlands directed by Kirk Browning.
written by William Saroyan, 1908-1981 (1939); directed by Kirk Browning, 1921-2008; designed by Willard Levitas, fl. 1950-1966, Gene Coffin, fl. 1930-1960, Ralph K. Holmes, fl. 1935-1983; produced by Marc Merson, 1931-2013; performed by Eddie Hodges, 1947-, Tamara Daykarhanova, 1892-1980, Nathaniel Frey, 1913-1970, Kevin Coughlin, 1945-1976, Myron McCormick, 1908-1962, Walter Matthau, 1920-2000, Eric Tavaris, fl. 1980-1981, Dianne Ramey, fl. 1958-1963, Terry Carter, 1928-, Griff Evans, fl. 1947-1998, Joe Boland, 1903-1987, Louis Negin, fl. 1957-2001, Beatrice Ruth, fl. 1952-1960 and Allan Lindstrom, fl. 1960 (Broadway Theatre Archive, 1960), 1 hour 17 mins
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Once Around the Block
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written by William Saroyan, 1908-1981 (1949); directed by Kirk Browning, 1921-2008; designed by Willard Levitas, fl. 1950-1966, Gene Coffin, fl. 1930-1960, Ralph K. Holmes, fl. 1935-1983; produced by Marc Merson, 1931-2013, National Telefilm Associates. Play of the Week, New York, NY; performed by Walter Matthau, 1920-2000, Orson Bean, 1928-, Larry Hagman, 1931- and Nina Wilcox, fl. 1957-1985 (Broadway Theatre Archive, 1960), 22 mins
This is a performance of William Saroyan's Once Around the Block directed by Kirk Browning.
written by William Saroyan, 1908-1981 (1949); directed by Kirk Browning, 1921-2008; designed by Willard Levitas, fl. 1950-1966, Gene Coffin, fl. 1930-1960, Ralph K. Holmes, fl. 1935-1983; produced by Marc Merson, 1931-2013, National Telefilm Associates. Play of the Week, New York, NY; performed by Walter Matthau, 1920-2000, Orson Bean, 1928-, Larry Hagman, 1931- and Nina Wilcox, fl. 1957-1985 (Broadway Theatre Archive, 1960), 22 mins
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The Scarecrow, or, The Glass of Truth
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written by Percy MacKaye, 1875-1956 (1908); directed by Boris Sagal, 1917-1981; designed by Jan Scott, 1915-2003, Robert Fletcher, 1922-, Danny Franks, fl. 1969-1995; produced by Lewis Freedman, 1926-1992, Hollywood Television Theater, Los Angeles, CA; performed by Gene Wilder, 1933-2016, Blythe Danner, 1943-, Pete Duel, 1940-1971, Norman Lloyd, 1909-1980, Nina Foch, 1924-2008, Will Geer, 1902-1978, Elisha Cook, Jr., 1903-1995, Sian Barbara Allen, 1946-, Lizabeth Deen, fl. 1972, Ann Doran, 1911-2000, Tom Helmore, 1904-1995, Meredith Hull, fl. 1972, Alan Jordan, fl. 1972-2003, Robert Karnes, 1917-1979, Vaughn Taylor, 1910-1983 and Joan Tompkins, 1915-2005 (Broadway Theatre Archive, 1972), 1 hour 46 mins
This is a performance of Percy MacKaye's The Scarecrow, or, The Glass of Truth directed by Boris Sagal.
written by Percy MacKaye, 1875-1956 (1908); directed by Boris Sagal, 1917-1981; designed by Jan Scott, 1915-2003, Robert Fletcher, 1922-, Danny Franks, fl. 1969-1995; produced by Lewis Freedman, 1926-1992, Hollywood Television Theater, Los Angeles, CA; performed by Gene Wilder, 1933-2016, Blythe Danner, 1943-, Pete Duel, 1940-1971, Norman Lloyd, 1909-1980, Nina Foch, 1924-2008, Will Geer, 1902-1978, Elisha Cook, Jr., 1903-1995, Sian Barbara Allen, 1946-, Lizabeth Deen, fl. 1972, Ann Doran, 1911-2000, Tom Helmore, 1904-1995, Meredith Hull, fl. 1972, Alan Jordan, fl. 1972-2003, Robert Karnes, 1917-1979, Vaughn Taylor, 1910-1983 and Joan Tompkins, 1915-2005 (Broadway Theatre Archive, 1972), 1 hour 46 mins
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A Look at Today's China: The Performing Arts
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produced by Shandong Television and WNVC Television (Destination Education, 1989), 15 mins
Actors preparing for a performance of the Lu Opera, a local variant of Peking opera are shown, along with acrobats' training school and the Shandong style of wushu (martial arts).
produced by Shandong Television and WNVC Television (Destination Education, 1989), 15 mins
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Antigone: Rites of Passion
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written by Sophocles, 497 BC-406 BC (-0442); directed by Amy Greenfield, 1940-; produced by Amy Greenfield, 1940-; performed by Amy Greenfield, 1940-, Janet Eilber, 1951-, Bertram Ross, 1920-2003 and Sean McElroy, fl. 1990 (New York, NY: Alive Mind, 1990), 1 hour 25 mins
Amy Greenfield, 1940-
written by Sophocles, 497 BC-406 BC (-0442); directed by Amy Greenfield, 1940-; produced by Amy Greenfield, 1940-; performed by Amy Greenfield, 1940-, Janet Eilber, 1951-, Bertram Ross, 1920-2003 and Sean McElroy, fl. 1990 (New York, NY: Alive Mind, 1990), 1 hour 25 mins
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The Sty of the Blind Pig
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written by Phillip Hayes Dean, 1931-2014 (1971); directed by Ivan Dixon, 1931-2008; produced by George Turpin, 1925-2016, Hollywood Television Theater, Los Angeles, CA; performed by Scatman Crothers, 1910-1986, Maidie Norman, 1912-1998, Richard Ward, 1915-1979 and Mary Alice, 1941- (Broadway Theatre Archive, 1974), 1 hour 28 mins
This is a performance of Phillip Hayes Dean's The Sty of the Blind Pig directed by Ivan Dixon.
written by Phillip Hayes Dean, 1931-2014 (1971); directed by Ivan Dixon, 1931-2008; produced by George Turpin, 1925-2016, Hollywood Television Theater, Los Angeles, CA; performed by Scatman Crothers, 1910-1986, Maidie Norman, 1912-1998, Richard Ward, 1915-1979 and Mary Alice, 1941- (Broadway Theatre Archive, 1974), 1 hour 28 mins
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Hans Brinker
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written by Bill Manhoff, fl. 1969 (1969); directed by Robert Scheerer, 1928-; performed by Eleanor Parker, 1922-2013, Richard Basehart, 1914-1984, John Gregson, 1919-1975, Cyril Ritchard, 1897-1977, Liam Redmond, fl. 1968 and Robin Askwith, 1950- (Broadway Theatre Archive, 1969), 1 hour 42 mins
This TV movie, based on the novel of the same name by Mary Mapes Dodge, stars Robin Askwith (U-571) as the noble but poor Hans Brinker, who must struggle to keep his poor family afloat in the wake of an accident that left his father unable to work. The tale provides a realistic look at Dutch family life in the 19t...
written by Bill Manhoff, fl. 1969 (1969); directed by Robert Scheerer, 1928-; performed by Eleanor Parker, 1922-2013, Richard Basehart, 1914-1984, John Gregson, 1919-1975, Cyril Ritchard, 1897-1977, Liam Redmond, fl. 1968 and Robin Askwith, 1950- (Broadway Theatre Archive, 1969), 1 hour 42 mins
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