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This edition: Performance (Winter 1981)

Episode Details

Original tape date: February 1, 1981.

Panel: actors Maxwell Caulfield, Farley Granger ("Deathtrap"), Gregory Hines ("Sophisticated Ladies"), Amy Irving ("Amadeus"), John Vickery, Treat Williams ("The Pirates of Penzance"), and agent Samuel Liff.
They discuss some of their beginnings as actors in the theater, the luxuries of being an actor, the differences between the theater compared to movies or television, as well as each of the panelists’ influences and motivation.

Guest List

Maxwell Caulfield Actor

Jean Dalrymple Moderator, American Theatre Wing

Farley Granger Actor

Gregory Hines Actor, Dancer

Amy Irving Actress

Samuel "Biff" Liff Agent, William Morris Agency

Isabelle Stevenson Host, American Theater Wing

John Vickery Actor

Treat Williams Actor