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This edition: Production: "Ragtime" (Spring 1998)

Episode Details

Original tape date: April 30, 1998.

In this episode, the production team from “Ragtime” gathers around Ted Chapin, President of the Rogers and Hammerstein Corporation, who acts as the moderator of the discussion. Layer by layer, the creation of this musical is unfolded through accounts of inspiration from its beginning as a novel to the hard work, as well as dedication, from the members of the panel. The panel makes comparisons between the film and the musical.