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This edition: Featured Performers

Episode Details

Original tape date: December 7, 2007.

Our panel of stage performers -- Helen Carey, Elizabeth Franz, Jayne Houdyshell and Zeljko Ivanek -- discuss their roles as featured actors and actresses, the range of work available to them, how they become their characters, dealing with stage fright and forgetting their lines, the audition process, performing in regional theater and how they prepare for each evening's performance.

Guest List

Helen Carey Actress

Elizabeth Franz Actress

Sondra Gilman Host, American Theatre Wing Seminars

Jayne Houdyshell Actress

Zeljko Ivanek Actor

Douglas Leeds Host, American Theatre Wing Seminars

Pia Lindström Moderator