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The Librarian Is In Podcast, Biblio File

The Great Work Continues: The Librarian Is In Podcast, Ep. 87

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Frank and Gwen's discussion with Dan Kois on "Angels in America" continues (an epic conversation in two parts!) Plus: a trip to The New York Public Library of Performing Arts on the Upper West Side, where Doug Reside, Curator of the Billy Rose Theatre Division, gives us a tour of NYPL's theater collections and pulls out some "Angels" ephemera to help put the play in its historical context.

Doug Reside pulls out folders from filing cabinets
Doug Reside pulls folders of clippings and programs
Newspaper and magazine clippings of Angels in America from the 90s to present day
Newspaper and magazine clippings of "Angels in America" reviews and criticism from the '90s to the present day

 

Original Broadway production programs of Angels in America
Original programs from the first Broadway production!

Visit the Library for the Performing Arts, in person or online, and don't forget to check out The World Only Spins Forward and all the Library's Angels materials!

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