Terrence McNally And More Set For Edward Albee Tribute On THEATER TALK This Week

Terrence McNally And More Set For Edward Albee Tribute On THEATER TALK This Week

The latest bout of THEATER TALK, A Tribute to Edward Albee, draws on the reminiscences of these who knew the fantastic writer at distinct periods of his life. The guests – playwright Terrence McNally, actress Mercedes Ruehl, and Jakob Holder, Executive Director from the Edward F. Albee Foundation – provide Illuminating insights in to the personality and artistry of 1 of America’s most significant playwrights. McNally and Albee met in 1960 after Albee’s The Zoo Story had premiered Off-Broadway. That they had a separate relationship for five years, one which split up dramatically but mended over time. Ruehl starred on Broadway in 2002 in Edward Albee’s The Goat, or Who’s Sylvia? Tony Award for Best Actress for the reason that production. She’s also appeared in other productions of key Albee plays, including Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? Saturday 12/3 at 8:30 PM, Sunday 12/4 at 12:30 PM, and Monday 12/5 at 7:30 AM, 1:30 PM, and 7:30 PM; and in addition airs on WLIW/21 on Monday 12/5 at 5:30 PM and on NYCLife/25 on Thursday 12/8 at 11 PM. THEATER TALK is jointly made by the not-for-profits Theater Talk Productions and CUNY TV. THEATER TALK is manufactured possible partly by THE BRAND NEW York City Department of Cultural Affairs, The CUNY TV Foundation, plus the Friends of THEATER TALK. CUNY TV, the town University of NY television station, is broadcast inside the NYC metropolitan area on digital Ch. 25.3 and cablecast within the city’s five boroughs on Ch. 75 (Time Warner & Optimum Brooklyn), Ch. 77 (RCN), and Ch.