Mark Twain

Mark Twain appears in the following:

The Jumping Frog of Calaveras County

Wednesday, March 29, 1950

Recorded for the WNYC American Music Festival, this performance of the opera "The Jumping Frog of Calaveras County," with music by Lukas Foss and libretto by Jean Karsavina, was adapted from a short story by Samuel Langhorne Clemens (Mark Twain).

Narrator: Max Levitt

Cast: ...


A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court

Sunday, April 14, 1940

This episode is from the WNYC archives. It may contain language which is no longer politically or socially appropriate.

Story is introduced not as history, but as a tale. Keep young and you will enjoy it. The story begins in the present day (1940) Bridgeport, CT with Hank and Laura ...