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This edition: David Ives, playwright, "The Liar"

Episode Details

Original tape date: December 9, 2016.

First aired: January 28, 2017.

Writer David Ives talks about his prolific and wide-ranging playwriting career, including his new comedy at the Classic Stage Company, The Liar, loosely adapted from Le Menteur by Pierre Corneille. He also talks about his current collaboration with Stephen Sondheim on a yet-to-be-titled new musical, based on film director Luis Buñuel's The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie and The Exterminating Angel, scheduled for The Public Theater's 2017-2018 season.

Guest List

Jesse Green Guest Co-Host

David Ives Playwright

  • Jeff Daniels in "Blackbird"
  • Saturday, December 22 - 8:30pm
  • Sunday, December 23 - 7:00am
  • Monday, December 24 - 7:30am, 1:30pm
  • Holiday Critics 2016
  • Monday, December 24 - 8:00pm
  • Saturday, December 29 - 8:30pm
  • Sunday, December 30 - 7:00am
  • Monday, December 31 - 7:30am, 1:30pm
  •  "Indecent" and "Come From Away"
  • Monday, December 31 - 8:00pm
  • Saturday, January 5 - 8:30pm
  • Sunday, January 6 - 7:00am
  • Monday, January 7 - 7:30am, 1:30pm