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Stage on Screen presents film and made-for-TV adaptations of plays, live broadcasts, and documentaries about bringing plays to the stage.
current feature 2000-2001 season

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Samuel Beckett BECKETT ON FILM
Premiered Sept. 15, 2002 at 10:00 PM (EST)
and Jan. 1, 2003 at 9:30 PM (EST)
Jeremy Irons hosts two special evenings showcasing new film adaptations of the plays of Samuel Beckett. Seven short works and Beckett's masterpiece, "Waiting for Godot," are performed and directed by leading names of stage and screen.

2000-2001 Season

by Clare Boothe Luce

The star-studded Broadway comedy comes to PBS -- jungle red nails and all!
Premiere: June 18, 2002
preview video : Tantalus

TANTALUS: Behind the Mask
Directed by Dirk Olson

Produced/Co-Directed by Benjamim Francis Phelan
Directed by Dirk Olson

Premiere: Sunday Dec. 30, 2001
preview video : Tantalus

Far East
by A.R. Gurney

Directed by Daniel Sullivan
Premiere: May 20, 2001
preview video : Far East

Twilight: Los Angeles
by Anna Deavere Smith

Directed by Marc Levin
Premiere: April 29, 2001
preview video : Twilight Los Angeles

The Man Who Came To Dinner
by Moss Hart & George S. Kaufman

Directed by Jerry Zaks
Premiere: Oct. 7, 2000
The Man Who Came To Dinner

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