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This edition: "Sontag: Reborn" / "Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812"

Episode Details

Original tape date: June 10, 2013.

First aired: June 29, 2013.

Actor/adaptor Moe Angelos and director Marianne Weems discuss their multi-media theater piece, "Sontag: Reborn," which is based on the early journals of the iconic Twentieth-Century critic. Also on the program composer/librettist/actor Dave Malloy and director Rachel Chavkin talk about their hit immersive musical "Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812," which is based on "War and Peace" and takes place in a club in the Meat-Packing district where the audience is served a traditional Russian meal during the show.

Guest List

Moe Angelos Actor/Adaptor, "Sontag: Reborn"

Rachel Chavkin Director, "Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812"

Dave Malloy Composer/Lyricist, "Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812"

Marianne Weems Director, "Sontag: Reborn"

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