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Opening Night Footage (Streamers)

Identifier: 2011.192.21

1 videodisc (DVD), (25 min. 21 sec.), sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

Opening night interviews conducted by Richard Ridge of Broadway Beat, features cast and creative team on the red carpet, includes playwright David Rabe discussing the origin of the production, reharsal process, and the issues in the play (0:01 - 3:15) -- director Scott Ellis discussing the production at the Public Theatre, working with David Rabe,significance of the play, casting, working with Roundabout (3:16 -5:28) -- actor Ato Essandoh discussing the role of Carlyle, writing of the play, and working at Roundabout (5:28 - 6:44) -- actor Hale Appleman discussing the ensemble, the role of Richie, what attracted him to the role, rehearsal process, working at Roundabout, working on stage (6:45 - 11:39) -- actor Brad Fleischer discussing the ensemble, the role of Billy, performance run in Boston, working with Ellis and Rabe, and working at the Roundabout (11:40 - 16:28) -- actor Larry Clarke discussing the role of Sgt. Cokes and working at Roundabout (16:29 - 19:50) -- actor J.D. Williams discussing rehearsal process, the role of Roger, working at Roundabout (19:51 - 23:11) -- actor John Sharian discussing the role of Sgt. Rooney, the audience, and working with Roundabout.


Interview conducted by Richard Ridge.

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