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Remembering Joseph Papp.

We remember theater impresario Joe Papp. He was responsible for bringing out such hits as "A Chorus Line" and "Hair," and for staging many memorable performances at the New York Shakespeare Festival. He died yesterday at age 70. We'll listen to a Fresh Air interview with Papp from 1987.


Other segments from the episode on November 1, 1991

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, November 1, 1991: Interview with Wilt Chamberlain; Review of the television show "The Gambler Returns"; Obituary for Joe Papp; Interview with E. L. Doctorow and review of…


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