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Elliot Norton Reviews; Garson Kanin (1972)


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Elliot Norton Reviews
Garson Kanin (1972)
Series Description

Boston theatre critic Elliot Norton interviews prominent actors, directors and producers on their craft. (Aired from October, 1958 to 1982. Winner of both Peabody and Tony Awards.) Series release date: 1958

Program Description

Mr. Kanin has made contributions to nearly every field of the entertainment world: stage actor, stage and screen director, playwright and author. His most recent book is “Tracy and Hepburn,” an intimate memoir of these two screen greats. In conversation with Mr. Norton, speaking from years of personal and professional association with Spencer Tracy, he tells why Spencer Tracy was the genius of film actors.

Taped February 29, 1972.

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Broadcast program

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Talk Show
Performing Arts
Chicago: “Elliot Norton Reviews; Garson Kanin (1972),” 02/28/1972, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed March 19, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_310ECE38FFC94369AD17135ECCC188E1.
MLA: “Elliot Norton Reviews; Garson Kanin (1972).” 02/28/1972. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. March 19, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_310ECE38FFC94369AD17135ECCC188E1>.
APA: Elliot Norton Reviews; Garson Kanin (1972). Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_310ECE38FFC94369AD17135ECCC188E1
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