This edition: Exploring Summer Theatre (Spring 2005)
Original tape date: June 10, 2005.
Far from the fabled days of summer stock, today's summer theatres are ambitious artistic institutions that aren't really just for summer anymore. A discussion with Sybil Christopher of the Bay Street Theatre, Alison Harris of Westport Country Playhouse, Kate Maguire of the Berkshire Theatre Festival, Jackie Maxwell of Canada's Shaw Festival and Max Mayer of New York Stage and Film.
Sybil Christopher Producing Director, Bay Street Theatre
Sondra Gilman Host, American Theatre Wing Seminars
Alison Harris Executive Director, Westport Country Playhouse
Douglas Leeds Host, American Theatre Wing Seminars
Kate Maguire Executive Director, Berkshire Theatre Festival
Jackie Maxwell Artistic Director, Shaw Festival
Max Mayer Producing Director, New York Stage and Film
Howard Sherman Moderator, American Theatre Wing