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Sojourner Truth
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written by No Author Attribution; directed by Nick Havinga, fl. 1964-1996; produced by Dan Gallagher, fl. 1963, Columbia Broadcasting System; performed by Paulene Myers, 1913-1996 and James Macandrew, 1906-1988 (Creative Arts Television, 1966), 29 mins
"Author and actress Paulene Myers in a one-woman show portraying Sojourner Truth, who was born a slave in the United States in 1797 and became an active abolitionist and feminist. 1966."
written by No Author Attribution; directed by Nick Havinga, fl. 1964-1996; produced by Dan Gallagher, fl. 1963, Columbia Broadcasting System; performed by Paulene Myers, 1913-1996 and James Macandrew, 1906-1988 (Creative Arts Television, 1966), 29 mins
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The Story Teller
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written by Saki, 1870-1916; directed by John J. Desmond, fl. 1960-1988; produced by John McGiffert, fl. 1960, Columbia Broadcasting System; performed by Myra Carter, 1930-2016, Mercer McLeod, 1906-1993, Carson Woods, fl. 1959-1960 and Fran Myers, fl. 1952-2002 (Creative Arts Television, 1959), 9 mins
"The poetry and world view of William Butler Yeats, read and recalled by the leading Irish writer and story-teller Frank O'Connor, who knew Yeats personally. Joining him as readers and reciters are Whitfield Connor, Colleen Dewhurst, John Aronson, Liam Clancy and Ellen Madison. The Yeats poems presented include "U...
written by Saki, 1870-1916; directed by John J. Desmond, fl. 1960-1988; produced by John McGiffert, fl. 1960, Columbia Broadcasting System; performed by Myra Carter, 1930-2016, Mercer McLeod, 1906-1993, Carson Woods, fl. 1959-1960 and Fran Myers, fl. 1952-2002 (Creative Arts Television, 1959), 9 mins
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Strasberg on Acting
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directed by John Musilli, 1936-1991; produced by John Musilli, 1936-1991, Columbia Broadcasting System (Creative Arts Television, 1975), 28 mins
"Interview with Lee Strasberg. Performance segments from class of The Actors Studio at the Lee Strasberg Acting Institute. Strasberg: "our school has principles but no rules the "method" is a basic means of solving actors' problems." He teaches a class at Actors Studio, a lesson on walking, and analyzes two studen...
directed by John Musilli, 1936-1991; produced by John Musilli, 1936-1991, Columbia Broadcasting System (Creative Arts Television, 1975), 28 mins
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A Taste of Shakespeare, The Merchant of Venice
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written by William Shakespeare, 1564-1616; directed by Eric Weinthal, fl. 1985-2007; performed by Tyrone Benskin, 1958-, Tamara Gorski, 1968-, Stuart Hughes, 1959-, Daniel Kash, 1959-, Ann-Marie MacDonald, 1958-, Richard McMillan, fl. 1980-2008, Brian Tree, fl. 1987-2007 and Eric Weinthal, fl. 1985-2007, in A Taste of Shakespeare (Bullfrog Films, 1995, originally published 1600), 49 mins

Like the other programs in the series 'A Taste of Shakespeare', the purpose of this video is to help modern audiences, especially students, identify with the universal themes in Shakespeare's plot line.

In early productions of this play, Shylock, the Jew, was portrayed as either a buffoon or a bloodthirsty beast....

written by William Shakespeare, 1564-1616; directed by Eric Weinthal, fl. 1985-2007; performed by Tyrone Benskin, 1958-, Tamara Gorski, 1968-, Stuart Hughes, 1959-, Daniel Kash, 1959-, Ann-Marie MacDonald, 1958-, Richard McMillan, fl. 1980-2008, Brian Tree, fl. 1987-2007 and Eric Weinthal, fl. 1985-2007, in A Taste of Shakespeare (Bullfrog Films, 1995, originally published 1600), 49 mins
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The TEAM Makes a Play
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directed by Paulette Douglas, fl. 1991-2013; produced by Paulette Douglas, fl. 1991-2013 (New York, NY: Red Paw Productions, 2013), 1 hour 32 mins
This exciting documentary, directed by 5 time Emmy Award winner Paulette Douglas, captures a rare inside look at the TEAM's three year collaborative journey creating their multi-award-winning new production Mission Drift, an epic saga exploring the true meaning of American Capitalism.
directed by Paulette Douglas, fl. 1991-2013; produced by Paulette Douglas, fl. 1991-2013 (New York, NY: Red Paw Productions, 2013), 1 hour 32 mins
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Theater Laboratoire Vicinal: Real-Reel
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directed by Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013; produced by Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013, Columbia Broadcasting System (Creative Arts Television, 1971), 28 mins
"Theater Laboratoire Vicinal's experimental theater work "Real-Reel". Performance, with commentary by theater critic Margaret Croyden. With actors Frederic Flamand and Jean Pol Ferbus. Theater Laboratoire Vicinal is related historically to Jerzy Grotowski's Polish Laboratory Theater, The Living Theater of Julian B...
directed by Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013; produced by Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013, Columbia Broadcasting System (Creative Arts Television, 1971), 28 mins
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Untold Damage
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written by Gardner McKay, 1932-2001 (1971); directed by Gardner McKay, 1932-2001 and Allan Muir, fl. 1970-2005; produced by George Turpin, 1925-2016, Hollywood Television Theater, Los Angeles, CA; performed by Billie Jean Beach, fl. 1971, Joshua Bryant, fl. 1971, Richard Dreyfuss, 1947-, Geraldine Fitzgerald, 1913-2005, Lou Frizzell, 1920-1979, Alison Rose, fl. 1971 and Tracy Brooks Swope, 1953- (Broadway Theatre Archive, 1971), 58 mins
This is a performance of Gardner McKay's Untold Damage directed by Allan Muir and Gardner McKay.
written by Gardner McKay, 1932-2001 (1971); directed by Gardner McKay, 1932-2001 and Allan Muir, fl. 1970-2005; produced by George Turpin, 1925-2016, Hollywood Television Theater, Los Angeles, CA; performed by Billie Jean Beach, fl. 1971, Joshua Bryant, fl. 1971, Richard Dreyfuss, 1947-, Geraldine Fitzgerald, 1913-2005, Lou Frizzell, 1920-1979, Alison Rose, fl. 1971 and Tracy Brooks Swope, 1953- (Broadway Theatre Archive, 1971), 58 mins
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The Way of All Flesh
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written by Samuel Butler, 1835-1902; directed by John J. Desmond, fl. 1960-1988; produced by John McGiffert, fl. 1960, Columbia Broadcasting System; performed by Judith Evelyn, 1913-1967, Mel Ruick, 1898-1972, Ronnie Welsh, 1940-1993 and Kent Smith, 1907-1985 (Creative Arts Television, 1960), 26 mins
"Dramatic adaptation of scenes from Samuel Butler's "The Way of All Flesh". Judith Evelyn as Christina (mother), Melville Ruck as Theobald (father) and Ronnie Welsh as Ernie (16-year-old boy) with Kent Smith as the on-camera narrator (Samuel Butler himself). "The Way of All Flesh" is a classic novel dealing with t...
written by Samuel Butler, 1835-1902; directed by John J. Desmond, fl. 1960-1988; produced by John McGiffert, fl. 1960, Columbia Broadcasting System; performed by Judith Evelyn, 1913-1967, Mel Ruick, 1898-1972, Ronnie Welsh, 1940-1993 and Kent Smith, 1907-1985 (Creative Arts Television, 1960), 26 mins
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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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Yiddish Stories of Two Worlds
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directed by Nick Havinga, fl. 1964-1996 (Creative Arts Television, 1965), 27 mins
"Performance of excerpts from Sholom Aleichem's "Tevye's Daughters" from "Modern Child", and Yuri Suhl's "Citizenship" from "And With Such A Beard". With actors John Randolph, Sarah Cunningham, Rubert Burr, and Jacqueline Britton. Commentary by Dr. Frederic Ewen, Prof. of English Literature at Brooklyn College. 19...
directed by Nick Havinga, fl. 1964-1996 (Creative Arts Television, 1965), 27 mins
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