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Greater Boston; No MEFA Loans / Assassins / Furious Improvisation

07/28/2008


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Series
Greater Boston
Program
No MEFA Loans / Assassins / Furious Improvisation
Series Description

HUB CITY AT ITS BEST. A LOOK AT EVERYTHING AND EVERYBODY INTERESTING IN BOSTON. HOSTED BY EMILY ROONEY. Series release date: 1/1997

Program Description

No MEFA Loans Today the Massachusetts Educational Financing Authority said it cannot provide any student loans this fall. The non-profit is contacting over 40,000 students they have lent money to in the past to tell them look elsewhere for cash.

Guests: Christopher Penn, Student Loan Network; TBD

Assassins Actor Nik Walker and director Shawn LaCount discuss Company One's current production of "Assassins." The show is a musical by Stephen Sondheim about people who have assassinated or tried to assassinate American presidents. Guests: Nik Walker, Actor; Shawn LaCount, Director

Furious Improvisation Author Susan Quinn discusses her new book, "Furious Improvisation." Quinn's book chronicles the rise and fall of the Federal Theater Project, a Depression-era arts program aimed at inspiring Americans during hard times. Guests: Susan Quinn, Author, Furious Improvisation

Duration

00:28:30

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
News Report
Topics
News
Local Communities
Citation
Chicago: “Greater Boston; No MEFA Loans / Assassins / Furious Improvisation,” 07/28/2008, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 5, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_206CD43D76C848B8855DEB896FFB6832.
MLA: “Greater Boston; No MEFA Loans / Assassins / Furious Improvisation.” 07/28/2008. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 5, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_206CD43D76C848B8855DEB896FFB6832>.
APA: Greater Boston; No MEFA Loans / Assassins / Furious Improvisation. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_206CD43D76C848B8855DEB896FFB6832
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