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Cygnet Productions produces plays and staged readings derived from diverse forms of literature: books, letters, short stories, epic poems, plays, essays, and ephemera. Cygnet Radio Hour is produce as “theatre for the ear.” Our programs are available FREE to all audiences.

Cygnet Productions produces plays and staged readings derived from diverse forms of literature: books, letters, short stories, epic poems, plays, essays, and ephemera. Cygnet Radio Hour is produce as “theatre for the ear.” Our programs are available FREE to all audiences.

Location:

United States

Description:

Cygnet Productions produces plays and staged readings derived from diverse forms of literature: books, letters, short stories, epic poems, plays, essays, and ephemera. Cygnet Radio Hour is produce as “theatre for the ear.” Our programs are available FREE to all audiences.

Language:

English

Contact:

5039335116


Episodes

CONVERSATION: DR. JAY DICKSON REFLECTS ON XINGU

4/27/2021
Our Companion Conversation is with director Louanne Moldovan and Dr. Jay Dickson, Professor of English and Humanities at Reed College, discussing Xingu’s relevance today. © 2021 Cygnet Productions

Duration:00:31:36

CONVERSATION: DR. JAY DICKSON REFLECTS ON XINGU

4/24/2021
Our Companion Conversation is with director Louanne Moldovan and Dr. Jay Dickson, Professor of English and Humanities at Reed College, discussing Xingu’s relevance today. © 2021 Cygnet Productions

Duration:00:31:36

XINGU

4/24/2021
XINGU By: Edith Wharton Mrs. Ballinger and the ladies of the Lunch Club, that exclusive group dedicated to literature and erudition, are eagerly anticipating a visit by the noted novelist Osric Dane. Her books have been read by all the members except their newest, Mrs. Roby, whose idea of a perfect novel is one that entertains and preferably ends with marriage for the hero and heroine. It's painfully clear to Mrs. Ballinger and the others that Mrs. Roby is not on their intellectual plane...

Duration:01:04:32

XINGU

4/24/2021
Xingu by Edith Wharton. Mrs. Ballinger and the ladies of the Lunch Club, that exclusive group dedicated to literature and erudition, are eagerly anticipating a visit by the noted novelist Osric Dane. Her books have been read by all the members except their newest, Mrs. Roby, whose idea of a perfect novel is one that entertains and preferably ends with marriage for the hero and heroine. It's painfully clear to Mrs. Ballinger and the others that Mrs. Roby is not on their intellectual plane...

Duration:00:31:36

Companion Conversation XINGU

4/4/2021
Our Companion Conversation is with director Louanne Moldovan and Dr. Jay Dickson, Professor of English and Humanities at Reed College, discussing Xingu’s relevance today.

Duration:01:04:34

CONVERSATION: SR. RABBI CAHANA REFLECTS ON ADDRESS UNKNOWN

2/28/2021
Producer/Director Louanne Moldovan and Senior Rabbi Michael Z. Cahana of Congregation Beth Israel in Portland, Oregon, will discuss why and how Address Unknown is relevant today, for Jews and for people of all faiths (or none).

Duration:00:28:09

CONVERSATION: SR. RABBI CAHANA REFLECTS ON ADDRESS UNKNOWN

2/26/2021
Producer/Director Louanne Moldovan and Senior Rabbi Michael Z. Cahana of Congregation Beth Israel in Portland, Oregon, will discuss why and how Address Unknown is relevant today, for Jews and for people of all faiths (or none).

Duration:00:28:09

ADDRESS UNKNOWN

2/26/2021
This is the book that, in 1938, jolted America into recognizing the Nazi threat. The setting is 1932. Jewish Max lives in San Francisco; gentile Martin has taken his family back to the “new” Germany, where Max’s sister is on the stage. The letters they exchange chronicle the corrosion of their friendship as Martin is swept up in a warped Nazi ideology driven by intolerance. Address Unknown is as relevant today as it was in 1938. READ THE PLAYBILL

Duration:00:51:45

CYGNET RADIO HOUR TEASER

2/9/2021
Cygnet Productions produces plays and staged readings derived from diverse forms of literature: books, letters, short stories, epic poems, plays, essays, and ephemera. In 2021, we launched the companion Cygnet Radio Hour to produce “theatre for the ear.” Cygnet Radio Hour is presenting plays, poetry, and fiction professionally directed and performed by accomplished actors. Our productions are captured in one take, so you enjoy the same immersive, engaging pleasure of a live theatre...

Duration:00:01:28