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American Playhouse

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One of PBS's most distinguished series, mounting superb dramas and musicals by the likes of (to name just a few) Eugene O'Neill, John Cheever, Lanford Wilson, Mark Twain, Thornton Wilder, James Baldwin and Stephen Sondheim. Perhaps the most memorable (and (more…)

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Season 7, Episode 5 Lemon Sky

"Lemon Sky," a drama by Lanford Wilson, shifts between past and present as narrator Alan (Kevin Bacon) recalls his six-month stay, 13 years earlier, with his estranged father (Tom Atkins), his father's second wife (Lindsay Crouse) and their family. Penny: Laura White. Carol: Kyra Sedgwick. Jerry: Casey Affleck. Jack: Peter MacEwan.