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This edition: Andre De Shields of "Black Nativity"/The Shangilia Youth Choir of Kenya performs in-studio holiday music. Plus: a visit to a rehearsal of David Mamet's "November."

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Episode Details

Original tape date: December 24, 2007.

Actor ANDRE De SHIELDS of The Classical Theatre of Harlem's BLACK NATIVITY is joined by his co-stars The Shangilia Youth Choir of Nairobi Kenya. Shangilia sings "Welcome to
Kenya" and "Silent Night." Also, a visit to the first rehearsal of David Mamet's new play,
NOVEMBER, featuring interviews with playwright MAMET and members of his cast: NATHAN LANE, LAURIE METCALF, DYLAN BAKER and MICHAEL NICHOLS. Also on hand, MICHAEL MUSTO of The Village Voice.

Guest List

Dylan Baker Actor

Andre De Shields Actor

Nathan Lane Actor

David Mamet Playwright

Laurie Metcalf Actress

Michael Musto Theater Columnist, The Village Voice

Michael Nichols Director

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