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This edition: Performance (Fall 1996)

Episode Details

Original tape date: October 24, 1996.

The panel of performers - Jessica Boevers (A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum), Jim Dale (Barnum, Candide), Justin Kirk (Love! Valour! Compassion!), Daniel Massey (Taking Sides), Jay Hunter Morris (Master Clas), Adam Pascal (Rent), and Jean Smart (Fit To Be Tied) - discuss their backgrounds in diverse areas of performance such as dance, opera, rock music, and repertory theatre; pursuing acting in New York compared to Chicago and Los Angeles; early roles, training, and getting an agent; and reciprocal reactions between the performer and audiences.

Guest List

Jessica Boevers Actress

Jim Dale Actor

Brendan Gill Moderator

Justin Kirk Actor

Daniel Massey Actor

Jay Hunter Morris Singer

Adam Pascal Actor

Jean Smart Actress

George C. White Moderator, American Theater Wing