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This edition: Regional Theater (Fall 1993)

Episode Details

Original tape date: September 1, 1993.

The panelists - theatre critic Howard Kissel, Artistic Director of Manhattan Theatre Club Lynn Meadow, actor/director Zakes Mokae (The Song Of Jacob Zulu), producer/general manager Dorothy Olim, producer/general manager Albert Poland, general manager Ben Sprecher, and playwright Wendy Wasserstein (The Sisters Rosensweig) - discuss how not-for-profit and regional theaters differ from commercial productions, developing plays out of town, escalating production costs, and viable stage careers compared to television and film.

Guest List

Dasha Epstein Moderator

Howard Kissel Critic

Lynne Meadow Artistic Director, Manhattan Theatre Club

Zakes Mokae Actor

Dorothy Olim

Albert Poland

Ben Sprecher

Isabelle Stevenson Host, American Theater Wing

Wendy Wasserstein Playwright

George C. White Moderator, American Theater Wing