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This edition: Playwright/Director (Fall 1990)

Episode Details

Original tape date: September 1, 1990.

The panel -- "A Few Good Men'"s director Don Scardino and playwright Aaron Sorkin, director George C. Wolfe ("Spunk") and director Luke Yankee ("The Cherry Orchard") -- discusses their current productions and how each show was conceived. The creative team of "Once On This Island" -- book writer/lyricist Lynn Ahrens, director/choreographer Graciela Daniele, and composer Stephen Flaherty -- talk about adapting the musical from a novel, and the show's development at Playwrights Horizons.

Guest List

Lynn Ahrens Lyricist

Graciela Daniele Director/Choreographer

Stephen Flaherty Composer

Don Scardino Director

Aaron Sorkin Writer, Executive Producer

George C. Wolfe Actor

Luke Yankee Director