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Shakespeare, Moses and Joe Papp

Synopsis
Video recording of Ernie Joselovitz’s stage play that chronicles the confrontation between New York State and City Parks Commissioner Robert Moses and theatre impresario Joseph Papp over the institution of free Shakespeare in Central Park. Videotaped for WAPAVA by James J. Taylor.
Language
English
Country
United States
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Recording date
27 Apr 2002

Credits

Director
Lou Jacob
Writer
Ernie Joselovitz
Production Design
James Kronzer
Costume
Rosemary Pardee
Contributor
James J. Taylor
Cast
Aaron Shields 
Andrew Ross Wynn 
Eric Sutton 
Gerry Bammon 
John Lescault 
Mitchell Hebert 
Susan Lynskey 

Additional Details

Theatre
Round House Theatre, Washington, DC
Theatre company
Round House Theatre
Production type
Stage Recordings
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); New York Shakespeare Festival; Papp, Joseph (1921-1991)

Notes

Awards
Won the 2003 Charles MacArthur Award for Outstanding New Play.

Archive

Name

Washington Area Performing Arts Video Archive (WAPAVA)

Email
leahkim@umd.edu
Web
http://www.wapava.org External site opens in new window
Phone
(301) 405 9117
Address
James J. Taylor Collection
Michelle Smith Performing Arts Library
University of Maryland
College Park, Maryland 20742-1630

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