Marian Seldes

Marian Seldes appears in the following:

Remembering Marian Seldes

Tuesday, October 07, 2014

Marian Seldes had an enviable career that spanned six decades, and included the stage, screen, radio, and television. Listen to her on the Leonard Lopate Show in 2003 and in 2004.

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Selected Shorts: Love, Longing, and Loose Change

Friday, June 20, 2014

Love and a long distance runner, love, or chocolate, and love and loose change in three romances.


Short Stories about Hoping for Love in All the Wrong Places

Friday, January 03, 2014

Not so much sex and the city, but three stories about longing for love presented by guest host Cynthia Nixon.


Hear Some (Slightly) Magical Short Stories

Friday, December 27, 2013

Guest host Robert Sean Leonard presents three kind-of-magical tales and one true love story, featuring works by James Thurbur, Alice Hoffman and Rita Dove.

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Selected Shorts: Love and Longing

Sunday, February 17, 2013

Guest host Cynthia Nixon presents readings of three stories whose characters hope for love.


Selected Shorts: Tales that Surprise

Sunday, May 08, 2011

This program features four contemporary tales with unexpected plot twists and emotional surprises.

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Mysteries and Wonders

Sunday, December 26, 2010

This week's episode includes three tales by Saki, Liliana Heker, Charles Johnson about something unexpected, along with a fourth in which Edwidge Danticat secretly follows her mother.

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Deepening Insight

Sunday, July 18, 2010

Transformation and personal revelation unite this program’s two rather different stories, in which the main characters undergo profound and life-changing experiences.


The Harold Clurman Festival of the Arts

Thursday, September 13, 2007

The 2nd annual Harold Clurman Festival of the Arts, September 14 to 17, will be four days of theater, poetry readings, concerts, and symposia. The festival was conceived as a way to inspire young actors to understand the deeper mission of the artist. Leonard will be joined by Tom Oppenheim, ...


Crime and Punishment in New Orleans

Thursday, September 13, 2007

Hurricane Katrina ravaged not only the city of New Orleans, but its justice system. On today’s show, we’ll discuss what can be done to reform its troubled criminal justice system. Then, Edward Albee and Marian Seldes look into what the deeper mission of artists can be. And a documentary tells ...


Marian Seldes

Saturday, March 10, 1984

Lloyd Moss interviews actress Marian Seldes about her life and career (including her dance career), and her father, who wrote the original notes to George Gershwin's _Rhapsody in Blue_. Ms. Seldes discusses the musical selections of her choosing.

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