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How to Make Theater Important.

Theater impresario Joseph Papp. His New York Shakespeare Festival has staged some of the finest American productions of Shakespeare as well Broadway hits like "A Chorus Line" and "Hair." His company has just started a complete cycle of Shakespeare's plays. (Rebroadcast. Original broadcast 5/15/87.)

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Other segments from the episode on February 15, 1988

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, February 15, 1989: Interview with Leonard Feather; Review of Jay McShann's album "Going to Kansas City"; Interview with Joseph Papp; Review of the television show "Tanner…

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