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This edition: Performance (Fall 1982)

Episode Details

Original tape date: September 1, 1982.

The panelists- actor Tom Courtenay (”The Dresser”), actress Mary Beth Hurt (”Crimes of the Heart”), performer Milo O'Shea, actor Larry Riley (”The Soldier’s Play”), director Tony Tanner (”Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat”), and actress Jane White (”Lola”)- discuss their many performances within theater and their experiences with them. The panelists discuss in-depth about the hard work that goes into their plays, what draws them towards a certain play, the many themes expressed through acting, as well as the many genres explored within theatrical plays.

Guest List

Tom Courtenay Actor, “The Dresser”

Jean Dalrymple Moderator, American Theatre Wing

Henry Hewes Moderator, American Theatre Wing

Mary Beth Hurt Actor, “Crimes of the Heart”

Milo O'Shea Actor, “Mass Appeal”

Larry Riley Actor, “A Soldier’s Play”

Isabelle Stevenson Host, American Theater Wing

Tony Tanner Director, “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat”

Jane White Actor, “Lola”