This edition: Playwright/Director (Spring 1997)Tweet
Original tape date: April 29, 1997.
The panel of directors Walter Bobbie (Chicago), director/choreographer Wayne Cilento (Dream), Scott Elliott (Present Laughter), Ron Lagomarsino (Last Night at Ballyhoo), Gene Saks (Barrymore), and playwright Alfred Uhry (Last Night at Ballyhoo) talk about how they got started, developing their current productions, a show's relevance to contemporary audiences, determining the length of a play, and how directors maintain an ongoing show.
Walter Bobbie Actor
Wayne Cilento Director, Choreographer
Scott Elliot Art Director
Brendan Gill Moderator
Ron Lagomarsino Director
Gene Saks Director
Isabelle Stevenson Host, American Theater Wing
Alfred Uhry Writer
George C. White Moderator, American Theater Wing