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PBS's longest running (and most honored) dramatic series is an Anglophile's delight, featuring British adaptations of literary classics and original works. The first `Masterpiece' was `The First Churchills,' and since then it has won nine Peabodys and 29 E (more…)

Premiered: January 10, 1971

Rating: TV-PG

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Season 20, Episode 12 A Room of One's Own

First Aired: January 6, 1991

Eileen Atkins portrays writer Virginia Woolf in "A Room of One's Own," a monologue distilled from a 1928 lecture given at a women's college on women in literature and the genius of Shakespeare.

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Season 20, Episode 11

December 30, 1990

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Backstage at Masterpiece Theatre

Season 20, Episode 13

March 24, 1991

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Eileen Atkins Virginia Woolf

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