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Broadcast presentations of some of the world's most gifted playwrights

Broadcast presentations of some of the world's most gifted playwrights
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Broadcast presentations of some of the world's most gifted playwrights

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Episodes

A Way With Words

7/7/2019
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Frank Daniel Gilroy (October 13, 1925 – September 12, 2015) was an American playwright, screenwriter, film producer, and director. He received the Tony Award for Best Play and the Pulitzer… Read MoreA Way With Words The post A Way With Words appeared first on SANTA BARBARA THEATRE OF THE AIR.

First Love

4/20/2019
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Murray Schisgal (November 25, 1926), a screenwriter and playwright, was born in Brooklyn, New York City. The son of Jewish immigrants, Schisgal won his first recognition for the 1963 off-Broadway… Read MoreFirst Love The post First Love appeared first on SANTA BARBARA THEATRE OF THE AIR.

Duration:00:32:00

The Man With the Flower in His Mouth

4/14/2019
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Luigi Pirandello (28 June 1867 – 10 December 1936) was an Italian dramatist, novelist, poet, and short story writer whose greatest contributions were his plays. Pirandello’s works include novels, hundreds… Read MoreThe Man With the Flower in His Mouth The post The Man With the Flower in His Mouth appeared first on SANTA BARBARA THEATRE OF THE AIR.

Duration:00:20:29

A Kind of Alaska

3/31/2019
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Harold Pinter (10 October 1930 – 24 December 2008) was a Nobel Prize-winning British playwright, screenwriter, director and actor. One of the most influential modern British dramatists, his writing career… Read MoreA Kind of Alaska The post A Kind of Alaska appeared first on SANTA BARBARA THEATRE OF THE AIR.

Duration:00:37:10

A Song At Twilight (Act 2)

3/23/2019
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Sir Noël Peirce Coward (16 December 1899 – 26 March 1973) was an English playwright, composer, director, actor and singer, known for his wit, flamboyance, and what Time magazine called… Read MoreA Song At Twilight (Act 2) The post A Song At Twilight (Act 2) appeared first on SANTA BARBARA THEATRE OF THE AIR.

Duration:00:49:12

A Song At Twilight (Act 1)

3/17/2019
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Sir Noël Peirce Coward (16 December 1899 – 26 March 1973) was an English playwright, composer, director, actor and singer, known for his wit, flamboyance, and what Time magazine called… Read MoreA Song At Twilight (Act 1) The post A Song At Twilight (Act 1) appeared first on SANTA BARBARA THEATRE OF THE AIR.

Duration:00:46:05

The Flattering Word

3/9/2019
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George Edward Kelly (January 16, 1887 – June 18, 1974) was an American playwright, screenwriter, director, and actor. He began his career in vaudeville as an actor and sketch writer.… Read MoreThe Flattering Word The post The Flattering Word appeared first on SANTA BARBARA THEATRE OF THE AIR.

Duration:00:34:12

The Siren Song of Stephen Jay Gould

2/24/2019
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Benjamin Bettenbender is the author of eight full-length plays and several one-acts. He has had many productions around the country and abroad, including in New York, Chicago, Los Angeles, San… Read MoreThe Siren Song of Stephen Jay Gould The post The Siren Song of Stephen Jay Gould appeared first on SANTA BARBARA THEATRE OF THE AIR.

Duration:00:32:25

Protest

2/16/2019
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Václav Havel (5 October 1936 – 18 December 2011) was a Czech statesman, writer and former dissident, who served as the last President of Czechoslovakia from 1989 until the dissolution… Read MoreProtest The post Protest appeared first on SANTA BARBARA THEATRE OF THE AIR.

Duration:00:45:30

Here We Are

2/10/2019
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Dorothy Parker (née Rothschild; August 22, 1893 – June 7, 1967) was an American poet, writer, critic, and satirist based in New York; she was best known for her wit,… Read MoreHere We Are The post Here We Are appeared first on SANTA BARBARA THEATRE OF THE AIR.

Duration:00:19:33

Larry Parks’ Day in Court

2/2/2019
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Eric Russell Bentley (born September 14, 1916) is a British-born American critic, playwright, singer, editor and translator. In 1998, he was inducted into the New York Theater Hall of Fame… Read MoreLarry Parks’ Day in Court The post Larry Parks’ Day in Court appeared first on SANTA BARBARA THEATRE OF THE AIR.

Duration:00:59:05

Lou Gherig Did Not Die of Cancer

1/29/2019
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Jason Miller (April 22, 1939 – May 13, 2001) was an American actor and playwright. He received the 1973 Pulitzer Prize for Drama for his play That Championship Season and… Read MoreLou Gherig Did Not Die of Cancer The post Lou Gherig Did Not Die of Cancer appeared first on SANTA BARBARA THEATRE OF THE AIR.

Duration:00:47:28

Home

1/19/2019
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Laura Cahill wrote the stage play Hysterical Blindness and adapted it into the screenplay for the film of the same name (HBO), which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival and… Read MoreHome The post Home appeared first on SANTA BARBARA THEATRE OF THE AIR.

Duration:00:23:16

Village Wooing

1/12/2019
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George Bernard Shaw (26 July 1856 – 2 November 1950), known at his insistence simply as Bernard Shaw, was an Irish playwright, critic, polemicist, and political activist. His influence on… Read MoreVillage Wooing The post Village Wooing appeared first on SANTA BARBARA THEATRE OF THE AIR.

Duration:00:50:17

I Can’t Remember Anything

1/5/2019
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Arthur Asher Miller (October 17, 1915 – February 10, 2005) was an American playwright, essayist, and figure in twentieth-century American theater. Among his most popular plays are All My Sons… Read MoreI Can’t Remember Anything The post I Can’t Remember Anything appeared first on SANTA BARBARA THEATRE OF THE AIR.

Duration:00:33:53

A Way With Words

12/30/2018
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Frank Daniel Gilroy (October 13, 1925 – September 12, 2015) was an American playwright, screenwriter, film producer, and director. He received the Tony Award for Best Play and the Pulitzer… Read MoreA Way With Words The post A Way With Words appeared first on SANTA BARBARA THEATRE OF THE AIR.

Duration:00:28:22

The Gift of the Magi & A Christmas Memory

12/22/2018
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William Sydney Porter (September 11, 1862 – June 5, 1910), known by his pen name O. Henry, was an American short story writer born in Greensboro, North Carolina. His stories… Read MoreThe Gift of the Magi & A Christmas Memory The post The Gift of the Magi & A Christmas Memory appeared first on SANTA BARBARA THEATRE OF THE AIR.

Duration:00:36:33

Lord Byron’s Love Letter

12/15/2018
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Thomas Lanier “Tennessee” Williams III (March 26, 1911 – February 25, 1983) was an American playwright. Along with Eugene O’Neill and Arthur Miller, he is considered among the three foremost… Read MoreLord Byron’s Love Letter The post Lord Byron’s Love Letter appeared first on SANTA BARBARA THEATRE OF THE AIR.

Duration:00:18:39

Chee-Chee

12/8/2018
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Luigi Pirandello (28 June 1867 – 10 December 1936) was an Italian dramatist, novelist, poet, and short story writer whose greatest contributions were his plays. Pirandello’s works include novels, hundreds… Read MoreChee-Chee The post Chee-Chee appeared first on SANTA BARBARA THEATRE OF THE AIR.

Duration:00:17:02

Sorry, Wrong Number

12/1/2018
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Violet Lucille Fletcher (March 28, 1912 – August 31, 2000) was an American screenwriter of film, radio and television. Her credits include The Hitch-Hiker, an original radio play written for… Read MoreSorry, Wrong Number The post Sorry, Wrong Number appeared first on SANTA BARBARA THEATRE OF THE AIR.

Duration:00:23:20