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Today Show, The [25/08/1967]

Synopsis
US morning news and talk show. Barbara Walters and Burgess Meredith interview Joseph Papp and Gerald Freeman. Includes in-studio performances from the New York Shakespeare Festival’s production of Titus Andronicus with Olympia Dukakis, Raul Julia, Moses Gunn and David Birney. Papp discusses his mission to bring Shakespeare to the public for free, how his project is financed, and how taking part in the venture helps young actors in their acting careers.
Series
Today Show, The
Language
English
Country
United States
Medium
Television
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); New York Shakespeare Festival

Credits

Contributor
Barbara Walters; Burgess Meredith; Gerald Freedman; Joseph Papp

Production Company

Name

NBC

Archive

Name

Theatre on Film and Tape (TOFT)

Email
toft@nypl.org
Web
http://www.nypl.org/locations/lpa/theatre-film-and-tape-archive External site opens in new window
Phone
+ 1 (212) 870-1642
Fax
(212) 8701868
Address
Billy Rose Theatre Collection
40 Lincoln Center Plaza
New York,New York
10023-7498
USA
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