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This edition: Theater Talk 10th Anniversary Special: Highlights from the First Decade





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Episode Details

Original tape date: December 2, 2006.

Legendary actress ELAINE STRITCH, humorist PAUL RUDNICK, MICHAEL MUSTO of The Village Voice and JEREMY McCARTER of New York Magazine join co-hosts MICHEAL RIEDEL of The New York Post and series producer SUSAN HASKINS to celebrate THEATER TALK's 10th Anniversary on Thirteen.

Riedel and Haskins look back at highlights from interviews with some of their favorite guests including: playwright EDWARD ALBEE, actors EILEEN ATKINS and the late ALAN BATES, composer/pop icon BOY GEORGE, critic BEN BRANTLEY of The New York Times, actors DICK CAVETT, LEA DeLARIA and BRIAN DENNEHY, "Sweeney Todd" director JOHN DOYLE, "WIT" playwright MARGARET EDSON, Tony Award winners HARVEY FIERSTEIN and RICHARD GRIFFITHS, playwright DAVID HARE, ventriloquist JAY JOHNSON, performance artist SARAH JONES, composer JOHN KANDER and the late lyricist/librettist FRED EBB, writer/director ARTHUR LAURENTS, actor FRANK LANGELLA, producer CAMERON MACKINTOSH, playwright ADAM RAPP, the great actress MARIAN SELDES, British critc MARK STEYN and writer/performer BRUCE VILANCH.

The program also pays tribute to the recently deceased press agent, BOB FENNELL, with a scene from the 1997 Hegedus/Pennebaker documentary "Moon Over Broadway" in which Fennell, a beloved member of the theater community, figures prominently.

Guest List

Jeremy McCarter Theatre Critic, New York Magazine

Michael Musto Theater Columnist, The Village Voice

Paul Rudnick Playwright

Elaine Stritch Actress/Singer

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