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Articles with keyword "Acting"

Anna Deavere Smith in 1993


America, Word for Word

Chairman Adams interviews 2015 Jefferson Lecturer Anna Deavere Smith.

illustration of Solomon Northup by Gary Kelley


Solomon Northup's Odyssey

From American Playhouse to 12 Years a Slave, two films give different views of the same story.

Mary Pickford posing with motion picture camera


Pickford Mania

The darling of the silent-film industry led the way on many cinematic innovations of the era.

Martin Scorsese during the Venice Film Festival in 1998.


The Art of Martin Scorsese

Former chairman Jim Leach interviews the 2013 Jefferson Lecturer about growing up, making films, and capturing that special "something" on the big screen.

Performance of <em>Twelfth Night</em>


Shakespeare in Six Parts

Actors and Scholars explore the hidden wonders of more than a half dozen plays.


Song of the Critic

From The Willa Cather Archive, University of Nebraska-Lincoln.