Theater Talk

Junk and 20th Century Blues

A look at two new productions of the season. First, playwright Ayad Akhtar (2013 Pulitzer Prize-winner for Drama) and director Doug Hughes discuss Junk, their new play at Lincoln Center Theater about the world of high finance and eclipsed morality. Next, a conversation about the dramedy 20th Century Blues at Signature's Griffin Jewel Box Theatre, focusing on issues faced by women over 60. The guests are playwright Susan Miller with actors Polly Draper and Kathryn Grody. Critic Jan Simpson, host of...
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  • program length: 30 minutes
  • episode #1108

Friday, December 22 at 6:30 pm on 12.1

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  • Saturday, December 30 at 10:30 am on 12.2

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THEATER TALK is back for a new season focusing on the most exciting stars and other artists coming to the new Broadway season.In addition, THEATER TALK's topical critics and experts panels will continue, reviewing the new shows and debating the important show business issues of the day.