Village Radicals, New Americans, Boom, and CrashStreaming Video - 2006
This program analyzes the cultural changes that occurred during the early 20th century, the golden age of American mainstream theater. Ellen Adler, owner of The Stella Adler Conservatory; playwright Michael Dinwiddie; Brooks McNamara, director of the Shubert Archive; and theater historian and author Mary Henderson address topics such as the impact of immigrants on the emerging voices in drama; the blossoming of ethnic theater; the role of the American Laboratory Theater; the influence of the Greenwich Village Theatre and the Provincetown Players; and the works of Eugene O'Neill, including Beyond the Horizon, Long Day's Journey into Night, and The Iceman Cometh.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, , c1999.
Branch Call Number: E-VIDEO
Characteristics: 1 streaming video file (30 min.) : sd., col., digital file.