This edition: Playwright and Director (Spring 2003)
Original tape date: April 29, 2003.
Director Bob Balaban ("Y2K"), playwrights Richard Greenberg ("Take Me Out") and Suheir Hammad ("Russell Simmons Def Poetry Jam"), choreographer Luis Perez ("Man of La Mancha") and director David Petrarca ("A Year With Frog and Toad") discuss the condition of American theatre both in New York and around the country, and some of the shifts that are occurring both in audience expectations and the direction of new works.
Bob Balaban Playwright
Richard Greenberg Playwright
Suheid Hammad Author / Poet
Luis Perez Director
David Petrarca Director
Lloyd Richards Moderator
Isabelle Stevenson Host, American Theater Wing