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From the Black Box to a Glass Box

Friday, August 01, 2014

WNYC

Watch a play being written before your eyes.

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The Leonard Lopate Show

Wendy Wasserstein and the Lost Boys

Monday, September 12, 2011

Wendy Wasserstein was the first female playwright to win a Tony Award. In her book Wendy and the Lost Boys, Julie Salamon explores the life of Wasserstein's most expertly crafted character: herself.

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Talk to Me

Talk to Me: Celebrating Wallace Shawn at CUNY

Wednesday, December 22, 2010

If the meek are going to inherit the earth, then Wally Shawn will be in the vanguard. The diffident playwright and essayist, known for such works as "My Dinner with Andre," "Aunt Dan and Lemon," and "The Designated Mourner," presented readings of a wide range of his essays and dramas last month at the CUNY Graduate Center.

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The New Yorker: Out Loud

John Lahr on Harold Pinter

Monday, December 17, 2007

John Lahr talks about the playwright Harold Pinter.

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Studio 360

How Art Works: Pregnant Pause

Saturday, December 23, 2000

How playwrights and performers exploit the power of silence. Produced by Trey Key.

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