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Clifford Odets

Clifford Odets’ masterpiece, starring Mark Ruffalo, Richard Kind and Ben Gazzara, brings to life the struggles of a working-class family aspiring to the promise of the American Dream. Even as they endure the country’s worst economic nightmare, three generations of an immigrant family are crowded into a Bronx tenement, fiercely determined to stay afloat, no matter what the cost. An L.A. Theatre Works full-cast performance featuring: Emily Bergl as Hennie Berger Ben Gazzara as Jacob Jonathan Hadary as Myron Berger Jane Kaczmarek as Bessie Berger Richard Kind as Uncle Morty Peter Kybart as Schlosser Mark Ruffalo as Moe Axelrod Raphael Sbarge as Sam Feinschreiber Peter Smith as Ralph Berger Directed by Bartlett Sher. Recorded before a live audience at the Skirball Cultural Center, Los Angeles.

Clifford Odets’ masterpiece, starring Mark Ruffalo, Richard Kind and Ben Gazzara, brings to life the struggles of a working-class family aspiring to the promise of the American Dream. Even as they endure the country’s worst economic nightmare, three generations of an immigrant family are crowded into a Bronx tenement, fiercely determined to stay afloat, no matter what the cost. An L.A. Theatre Works full-cast performance featuring: Emily Bergl as Hennie Berger Ben Gazzara as Jacob Jonathan Hadary as Myron Berger Jane Kaczmarek as Bessie Berger Richard Kind as Uncle Morty Peter Kybart as Schlosser Mark Ruffalo as Moe Axelrod Raphael Sbarge as Sam Feinschreiber Peter Smith as Ralph Berger Directed by Bartlett Sher. Recorded before a live audience at the Skirball Cultural Center, Los Angeles.
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Clifford Odets’ masterpiece, starring Mark Ruffalo, Richard Kind and Ben Gazzara, brings to life the struggles of a working-class family aspiring to the promise of the American Dream. Even as they endure the country’s worst economic nightmare, three generations of an immigrant family are crowded into a Bronx tenement, fiercely determined to stay afloat, no matter what the cost. An L.A. Theatre Works full-cast performance featuring: Emily Bergl as Hennie Berger Ben Gazzara as Jacob Jonathan Hadary as Myron Berger Jane Kaczmarek as Bessie Berger Richard Kind as Uncle Morty Peter Kybart as Schlosser Mark Ruffalo as Moe Axelrod Raphael Sbarge as Sam Feinschreiber Peter Smith as Ralph Berger Directed by Bartlett Sher. Recorded before a live audience at the Skirball Cultural Center, Los Angeles.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Mark Ruffalo, Richard Kind, Ben Gazzara

Length:

1h 39m


Chapters

Free Sample

04:50

Introduction
Introduction

01:03


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

05:50


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

05:31


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

03:48


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

03:05


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

04:12


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

04:24


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

03:23


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

03:21


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

03:52


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

04:29


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

05:34


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

05:17


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

05:06


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

03:05


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

05:06


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

04:16


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

05:33


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

03:39


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

04:24


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

03:26


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

02:25


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

04:28


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

04:08