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This edition: Performance (Fall 1999)

Episode Details

Original tape date: October 28, 1999.

This edition is devoted to performance. A wide range of actors sits on this panel and discusses their respective parts in different Broadway shows, revealing fascinating insights into performing in a theatrical production. Performers Bryan Batt (Saturday Night Fever), Kristin Chenoweth (Epic Proportions), Boyd Gaines (Contact), Marin Mazzie (Kiss Me Kate), Tom Wopat (Annie Get Your Gun) and Deborah Yates (Contact) discuss working on preview performances, how audiences can vary wildly, the pros and cons of live music and amplification, reconceiving shows for revivals, and stories from their stage experiences.

Guest List

Bryan Batt Actor

Theodore Chapin Moderator

Kristin Chenoweth Actress

Boyd Gaines Actor/Dancer

Marin Mazzie Actress

Tom Wopat Actor

Deborah Yates Actress