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Theater talk.

Title
Theater talk. André De Shields with the Shangilia Youth Choir, plus David Mamet's November [videorecording] / [produced by] Susan Haskins, Theater Talk Productions, Inc. ; director, Adam Walker.
Publication
New York, c2007.

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Additional Authors
  • De Shields, André, 1946-
  • Lane, Nathan, 1956-
  • Baker, Dylan
  • Mamet, David
  • Metcalf, Laurie, 1955-
  • Nichols, Michael
  • Musto, Michael, 1955-
  • Riedel, Michael (Theater critic)
  • Haskins, Susan
  • Walker, Adam
  • Shangilia Youth Choir of Kenya.
  • Theater Talk Productions, Inc.
Description
1 videodisc (DVD) (27 min.) : sd., col.; 4 3/4 in.
Summary
  • Performer André De Shields discusses the Classical Theatre of Harlem's production of Langston Hughes' Black nativity with hosts Michael Riedel and Susan Haskins. This play about the birth of Christ with an all-Black cast was first performed in the early 1960s. The new production features the Shangilia Youth Choir of Nairobi, Kenya, who perform two numbers.
  • The second segment moves to the first rehearsal of David Mamet's new comedy, November. Susan Haskins interviews actors Nathan Lane, Dylan Baker, Laurie Metcalf, and Michael Nichols, as well as the playwright. She also speaks with Village Voice columnist Michael Musto.
Series Statement
Theater talk
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Interviews.
  • Talk shows.
  • Television.
Note
  • Credits at end of tape.
  • This is Episode #1410 of Theater talk.
  • An edited version of the segment on David Mamet's play November is repeated in Theater talk episode #1416. A glitch in the onscreen captions apparent in this episode is corrected in the re-broadcast.
Performer (note)
  • Interviewers: Michael Riedel and Susan Haskins.
Event (note)
  • Videotaped in the CUNY-TV studios at the Graduate School & University Center/CUNY, New York, N.Y., Nov./Dec. 2007.
Call Number
NCOX 2398
OCLC
384504625
Title
Theater talk. André De Shields with the Shangilia Youth Choir, plus David Mamet's November [videorecording] / [produced by] Susan Haskins, Theater Talk Productions, Inc. ; director, Adam Walker.
Imprint
New York, c2007.
Series
Theater talk
Cast
Interviewers: Michael Riedel and Susan Haskins.
Event
Videotaped in the CUNY-TV studios at the Graduate School & University Center/CUNY, New York, N.Y., Nov./Dec. 2007.
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Added Author
De Shields, André, 1946- interviewee.
Lane, Nathan, 1956- interviewee.
Baker, Dylan, interviewee.
Mamet, David, interviewee.
Metcalf, Laurie, 1955- interviewee.
Nichols, Michael, interviewee.
Musto, Michael, 1955- interviewee.
Riedel, Michael (Theater critic), interviewer.
Haskins, Susan, interviewer.
Haskins, Susan, producer.
Walker, Adam, director.
Shangilia Youth Choir of Kenya.
Theater Talk Productions, Inc.
Haskins, Susan, donor.
Research Call Number
NCOX 2398
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