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This edition: The Characters Start Talking: Playwrights 2011

Episode Details

Original tape date: February 10, 2011.

First aired: March 27, 2011.

The panel of playwrights – Annie Baker, Rinne Groff, Karen Hartman and Alfred Uhry—talk about their writing process; the role of the dramaturg; writing adaptations; collaborating with directors; whether they have a specific actor in mind when they’re writing; and how they see the role of the playwright in theatre today.

Guest List

Annie Baker Playwright

Gordon Cox Moderator

Rinne Groff Playwright

Karen Hartman Playwright

Alfred Uhry Writer