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This edition: Performance (Fall 2001)

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Episode Details

Original tape date: October 18, 2001.

Actors Kate Burton ("Hedda Gabler"), Christine Ebersole ("42nd Street"), Peter Gallagher ("Noises Off"), Valerie Harper ("The Tale of the Allergist's Wife"), and Robert Sean Leonard ("The Music Man") discuss performing on Broadway with respect to humor, the truth in acting, analyzing a script, building a character, acting influences, auditions, training, directors, pre-performance preparations, and on-stage mishaps.

Guest List

Kate Burton Actress

Christine Ebersole Actress

Valerie Harper Actress

Robert Sean Leonard Actor

Pia Lindström Moderator

Isabelle Stevenson Host, American Theater Wing