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This edition: Playwright/Director (Fall 1985)

Episode Details

Original tape date: September 1, 1985.

The panelists - playwright P.J. Barry (The Octette Bridge Club), lyricist Ellen Fitzhugh (Grind), director John Going (Inherit The Wind), playwright Fay Kanin (Grind), playwright Jerome Lawrence (Inherit The Wind), agent Bruce Savin, and director Clifford Williams (Pack of Lies) - talk about their formal training; the relationship between directors, playwrights and casting directors; the key to successful collaboration; comparing the author's rights for stage versus film; the boundaries of a director's vision; and rising production costs and ticket prices.

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