This edition: Playwright/Director/Choreographer (Fall 1999)
Original tape date: October 28, 1999.
The panelists -- playwright Douglas Carter Beane (As Bees In Honey Drown), director/choreographers Kathleen Marshall (Kiss Me Kate) and Rob Marshall (Damn Yankees, She Loves Me), director Vivian Matalon (Morning's At Seven), and playwright John Pielmeier (Agnes of God) -- discuss the impact of efficient cast sizes, casting for multi-talented performers, respectfully auditioning and rejectioning performers, their individual performing backgrounds, compromising with producers, and collaborating with playwrights and directors.
Douglas Carter Beane Playwright
Pia Lindström Moderator
Kathleen Marshall Choreographer
Rob Marshall Choreographer
Vivian Matalon Director
John Pielmeier Writer
George C. White Moderator, American Theater Wing