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This edition: Wynn Handman, master acting coach

Episode Details

Original tape date: January 23, 2014.

First aired: July 4, 2015.

We visit master acting coach Wynn Handman in his studio, where - at age 93 - he continues his teaching career as one of the theater's most sought-after mentors. Handman shares advice about bringing texts to life on stage. He also discusses Off-Broadway's venerated American Place Theatre, which Handman founded in 1963, and which along with his class helped to launch the careers of Dustin Hoffman, Richard Gere, Eric Bogosian, John Leguizamo, Kathleen Chalfant and Aasif Mandvi to name but a few.

Guest List

Wynn Handman Acting Teacher, Co-Founder, The American Place Theatre

  • David Ives, playwright, "The Liar"
  • Saturday, January 20 - 8:30pm
  • Sunday, January 21 - 7:00am
  • Monday, January 22 - 7:30am, 1:30pm
  • The New Stars of "Hamilton"
  • Monday, January 22 - 8:00pm
  • Saturday, January 27 - 8:30pm
  • Sunday, January 28 - 7:00am
  • Monday, January 29 - 7:30am, 1:30pm
  • Elaine Stritch's 88th Birthday Bash
  • Monday, January 29 - 8:00pm
  • Saturday, February 3 - 8:30pm
  • Sunday, February 4 - 7:00am
  • Monday, February 5 - 7:30am, 1:30pm
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  • Monday, February 5 - 8:00pm
  • Saturday, February 10 - 8:30pm
  • Sunday, February 11 - 7:00am
  • Monday, February 12 - 7:30am, 1:30pm
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  • Monday, February 12 - 8:00pm