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Joe Chaikin's Life in the Theatre [videorecording]

presented by Films for the Humanities & Sciences ; H & D Productions ; produced and directed by Dee Henoch
Format
Video; DVD
Summary
Documentary film about the life of Joe Chaikin, actor/director who was instrumental in the development of American experimental theater. Chaikin helped to establish the Open Theatre and the Living Theatre, acting troups that performed experimental works off Broadway. Includes commentary by playwrights Edward Albee, Sam Shepherd, Jean-Claude van Itallie, John Bellusco, and writer Susan Sontag. After a 1984 stroke left Chaikin unable to speak, he included seminal works by and about actors with disabilities in his theatrical productions.
Director
Dee Henoch
Release Date
2003
Run Time
43 min.
Language
English
Notes
  • Videodisc release of a 2003 production.
  • "03-21-05"--disc label.
Variant Title
Container title: Joe Chaikin & American experimental theater
Title on disc label: Joe Chaikin and American experimental theater
Local Notes
The prices for all programs listed on this website include full protection for public performances. A public performance is a non-theatrical performance of a program, without charge, outside the home to a gathering of people other than family members and or acquaintances. (4/6/12)
Credits
Diector of photography, Gary Henoch ; editors, Lora Hayes ... (et al.) ; music, Elizabeth Swados.
Published
Princeton, N.J. : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, 2004.
Publisher no.
FFH 33253 Films for the Humanities & Sciences
Terms of Use
Public performance rights secured.
Description
1 videodisc (43 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD.
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