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This edition: Performance (Fall 1997)

Episode Details

Original tape date: October 23, 1997.

Broadway performers -- Chuck Cooper (The Life), Robert Cuccioli (Jekyll & Hyde), Pat Hingle (1776), Pamela Isaacs (The Life), Jeff McCarthy (Side Show), and J. Smith-Cameron (As Bees in Honey Drown) -- talk about how they got their start and have built their careers, the challenge of memorizing lines, the importance of discipline and stamina, and the support of family and friends. The panel discusses some of the methods used when an actor creates a character for a performance.

Guest List

Charles Cooper Actor

Robert Cuccioli Actor

Brendan Gill Moderator

Pat Hingle Actor

Pamela Isaacs Actress

Jeff McCarthy Actor

J. Smtih-Cameron Actress

George C. White Moderator, American Theater Wing