On today’s show: Mary Louise-Parker talks about playing Ibsen’s Hedda Gabler on Broadway. Then, playwright Lynn Nottage and actress Saidah Arrika Ekulona discuss the play “Ruined.” Plus, director Costa Gavras on his classic film “Z.” And, this week's Please Explain is all about oil.
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