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This edition: Playwright/Director/Choreographer (Spring 2000)

Episode Details

Original tape date: May 5, 2000.

In this edition George White and Pia Lindström moderate a distinguished panel which discusses the process of adapting a play as opposed to penning an original. Director David Esbjornson (The Ride Down Mt. Morgan), director David Leveaux (The Real Thing), playwright Becky Mode (Fully Committed), director Richard Nelson (James Joyce's The Dead), and director/choreographer Lynne Taylor-Corbett (Swing!) discuss how they became theatre professionals, their work ethic, and their reasons for remaining and working in theatre.

Guest List

David Esbjornson Director

David Leveaux Director

Pia Lindström Moderator

Becky Mode Playwright

Richard Nelson Author/Director

Lynne Taylor-Corbett Director/Choreographer

George C. White Moderator, American Theater Wing